Posts Tagged ‘disruption’

£1.7 million resurfacing for Port of Liverpool route resumes

Comments Off | 10-10-2015

Highways England is resurfacing a two and a half mile stretch of the A5036 from the junction with the M57 and the M58, known as Switch Island, to the junction with Hawthorne Road.
Contractors are resurfacing an area of road covering nearly 60,000 square metres – equivalent to the size of eight football pitches. They will

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New photos show progress on A21 major improvements in Kent

Comments Off | 06-7-2015

The pictures show recent progress on work to upgrade a 2.5 mile section of the A21 between Tonbridge and Pembury in Kent from single to dual carriageway, adding a lane in each direction, upgrading junctions and improving the road layout. The major road scheme will make journeys on the A21 safer and more reliable and

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Traffic bulletin: overnight closures to take place on the A160 Humber Road and Manby roundabout

Comments Off | 06-7-2015

The westbound carriageway from Rosper Road to Manby roundabout will be closed from 8pm Saturday 6 June to 10am Sunday 7 June.
Manby roundabout will be partially closed to prevent eastbound traffic approaching the roundabout taking the A1173 exit to Immingham. The roundabout will be reduced to one lane running during the work with the outer

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Data security: £4 million funding to prevent digital disruption

Comments Off | 02-13-2015

There are also indirect costs like loss of business and damage to brand reputation – which can have far-reaching consequences.
Innovate UK is to invest up to £4 million in collaborative research and development (R&D) projects that tackle the growing risks of disruption to internet-enabled businesses and their digital supply chains.
We want to identify and fund

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£2.5 million resurfacing investment on A303 near Amesbury

Comments Off | 01-20-2015

The Countess to Solstice Park work along a one mile stretch of the A303 will be carried out over four weekends between 8.00pm Friday and 6.00am Monday.
The Solstice Park to Cholderton work along approximately a three and a half mile stretch will be carried out over 25 nights between 8.00pm and 6.00am.
Project sponsor Paul Vosper

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£2.8 million M53 junction repairs to start

Comments Off | 01-16-2015

Work at junction 2 of the M53 at Moreton, west of Birkenhead, will start on Thursday 5 February and is expected to take up to four months to complete.
Highways Agency project sponsor Louise Baxendale said:
We are delivering on a promise we made to local people to resolve the long-running issue and re-open the junction to

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Final stage of £5.3 million Chester to Wales road scheme

Comments Off | 12-26-2014

The Highways Agency project at the roundabout linking the A55 to the A483 near Chester will see traffic lights installed as well as road widening improvements made to parts of the junction.
Mark Mosley, Project Manager at the Highways Agency, said:
This is major project to tackle congestion and improve journey times on the route between Chester

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£1.9 million pounds of improvements planned on the A38 at Dry Bridge, Rattery

Comments Off | 11-7-2014

Overnight road closures on the A38 will be needed between Friday night and Monday morning to allow Dry Bridge, which carries an unclassified local road over the A38, to be safely dismantled.
Project sponsor Mike Hillier said:
On Saturday night the bridge will be demolished and dropped onto a specially constructed timber mattress on the road below.

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£17 million improvements for North East roads before Christmas

Comments Off | 10-30-2014

Between now and Christmas, over £7million will be invested in resurfacing projects on the A1 north of Newcastle. The main focus of the work will be along the A1 between:

Haggerston and Broomhill
Shilbottle and Felton
Stannington Vale
Earson and Burgham
Duns Road and Highfield
East Ord and Scremerston
A1 North Brunton roundabout

A further £4.5 million of resurfacing work is planned for

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