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 the footpaths around the Crematorium area is ongoing; type 1 is currently being installed with surfacing of these programmed for next week. Installation of lighting columns is also underway.
Works are underway on installing the steel reinforcement that forms the east parapet support slabs to structure S01 (bridge over the A9)
Earthworks are ongoing on the new southbound merge on to the A9 and the new west connector road. Lightweight fill material is being installed at structure S01 west.
Installation of type 1 sub base material to the new road is currently being installed at the Bertha Park section with landscaping works ongoing at the new Bertha Park Roundabout.
Reinforcement and shuttering installation works are ongoing at structure S02 (bridge over the River Almond)