Constructed in 1840, the B-listed, six-span, masonry arch Queens Viaduct in Irvine carries the main Glasgow to Stranraer rail link over the River Irvine. The project was to provide scour protection to the support piers.
Works consisted of:-
Careful excavation was undertaken to preserve historic underground pier temporary works and all the work was carried out under Network Rail’s Rules of the Route procedures with close liaison with SEPA, SNH (with an adjacent SSSI)and the Fisheries Board.
GL making a return visit to the Sound of Kerrera off Oban, to undertake substantial repairs to the breakwater which suffered collision damage following an altercation with a workboat earlier this year.
14th December 2018
Michael Matheson MSP and Cabinet Secretary for Transport, Infrastructure and Connectivity covered all his portfolios at the official opening of the new Polmadie Footbridge giving pedestrian and cycle transport access,
18th September 2018
GL are ahead of the curve in their support for Scottish Water’s recently launched campaign to encourage people to use a refillable bottle to ‘top up from the tap’ with over 250 GL-branded reusable water bottles distributed across the sites over the past three weeks.
27th June 2018