Category Archives: What’s Happening on Site

Works have continued this week laying kerbs and installing the sub base to the section of road towards the new Bertha Park roundabout. Surfacing works are programmed to commence on this section next week. Work is ongoing forming the offline sections of the new Ruthvenfield roundabout. The forming of the parapet support slabs to the… Read More

Work to install the permanent traffic signals at the A85 west junction has been ongoing this week. This is planned to be completed by the middle of next week at which point the temporary signals will be removed. Construction of the footpaths and cycle paths around the new Crematorium area has been ongoing, with surfacing… Read More

Works are progressing well on the new A85 west junction. Footpath surfacing works were completed this week with road markings installed over the weekend and the slip roads reopened. Works to install the new traffic signals will commence next week which on completion will allow the removal of the temporary traffic lights. Works to form… Read More

Work to form the footpaths around the new A85 west junction have been completed this week in preparation for the surfacing of these next week. This has also included the installation of utility ducts and traffic signal infrastructure. Footway / cycleway preparation works have been ongoing in the area around the new Crematorium entrance along… Read More

A further boat load of light weight fill material has arrived in Perth harbour. 5000 cubic metres of the expanded clay lightweight material was shipped in from Denmark and is being placed to the east side of the A9 around S01 east abutment. Works have continued this week on the construction of the A85 west… Read More

Works on the new traffic signal junction at A85 slip roads. New A85 sweeping down to the Crematorium and then behind McDiarmid Park. New Crematorium entrance. New traffic signal junction into McDiarmid Park and egress from Crematorium overflow car park. New lade culvert under the A9. New west connector road. New bridge and lade culvert…. Read More

Work has continued this week on the wing walls for structure S01 bridge over the A9. The east side wing walls are now complete and the shuttering removed. Work is ongoing on the west side. Installation of steel reinforcement is continuing for the deck of structure S02, bridge over the River Almond. The preparation works… Read More

Following completion of the steel reinforcement installation of Structure S01 east wingwalls last week, the first of the two concrete pours to form the wingwalls took place this week. Work has also started on forming the wingwalls on the west side of the structure. Installation of the deck reinforcement for Structure S02 bridge over the… Read More

The steel reinforcement that forms the east wing wall to structure S01 bridge over the A9 has been installed this week. Steel reinforcement installation is also ongoing to form the deck of Structure S02 bridge over the River Almond. Kerbing works have been progressing on the section of road around the new Crematorium entrance with… Read More

Work is now well underway constructing the new junction on the A85 West, linking the new road in to the A85 and A9. Painting works have been completed on Structure S02 over the River Almond with works now commencing in installing the reinforcement for the bridge deck. Kerbing and drainage installation works are well underway… Read More