Tag Archives: Alun Griffiths

Inflation forces changes to Devon highway improvement scheme


Inflation has forced Devon County Council to make amendments to the scope of work of its A361 North Devon Link Road improvement project and pay the contractor a higher price.

The entire construction programme consists of several contracts and Devon County Council awarded the design and build contract to Alun Griffiths…

Network Rail begins next phase of Barmouth Viaduct restoration


The next phase of work on the restoration of the Barmouth Viaduct begins today.

Engineers will replace track across the 154-year-old Barmouth Viaduct as part of the final stage of refurbishment of the Grade II* listed structure. Elsewhere on the line, track will also be renewed at Tywyn. Buses will replace…

Funding for Cornwall link road finally released after three year delay


The Department for Transport (DfT) has announced £160.8M of funding will go towards the delivery of four major road and bridge projects throughout England.

It includes £78.5M for the much-delayed St Austell to A30 link road in Cornwall. The government claims that investment in transport schemes in Cornwall, Greater Manchester, Newcastle…