The procurement process for the next generation of road maintenance contracts has been launched by Transport Scotland with the publication of the contract notices.
Published 24 September 2020
Kevin Hamilton BSc CEng MCIHT has been appointed as Scottish Road Works Commissioner.
Published 4 September 2020
An appraisal of eleven options to improve the resilience of the A83 Rest and Be Thankful is under way.
Published 27 August 2020
An independent feasibility study is under way on the building at Ayr Train Station which includes the former station hotel.
Published 24 August 2020
More than 250 new Amey employees were welcomed to their new roles this week following the announcement by Transport Scotland that the infrastructure and highways services company will be the new provider to inspect, maintain and improve the motorways and trunk roads across the south west of Scotland.
Published 19 August 2020
Aberdeenshire Council has made a technical objection to one element of Transport Scotland’s proposed Laurencekirk Grade Separated Junction on the A90.
Published 17 August 2020
Glasgow City Council has today approved an award of up to £10 million funding from the Glasgow City Region City Deal funding to Transport Scotland for the planned refurbishment of High Street train station.
Published 6 August 2020
The Scottish Government has allocated £195,000 to Victa Railfreight to carry out a trial to transport timber by rail in the North of Scotland.
Published 6 August 2020
The Scottish Government is providing £10 million to support the rapid deployment of bus priority infrastructure by local authorities.
Published 17 July 2020
The Forth Road Bridge will close to traffic next month to allow two under-deck maintenance gantries on the suspended span to be removed and lowered by crane onto a barge below.
Published 30 June 2020
The 50th anniversary of the Kingston Bridge is being celebrated today with a bid to give the iconic structure listed as a structure of historic and architectural interest.
Published 26 June 2020
Contractors are to begin pre-start preparations on transport projects including the Queensferry Crossing, Forth Road Bridge and improvements to the M8, M73 and M74 as part of first phase of easing restrictions, Transport Scotland has announced.
Published 5 June 2020
An £8 million redevelopment of Aberdeen station is to get under way once the current coronavirus restrictions make it safe to do so, ScotRail has announced.
Published 3 June 2020
The Scottish Government is to fully fund a new infrastructure programme for pop-up walking and cycling routes or temporary improvements to existing routes to better enable physical distancing
Published 29 April 2020
Work on a new regional transport integration hub at Motherwell station is set to begin this year following the appointment of contractors Balfour Beatty.
Published 18 March 2020