LOCH ARKAIG TIMBER TRANSPORT IMPROVEMENT PLAN
Road improvements and bridge deck replacements on minor road to allow for timber harvesting traffic.
Client – Scottish Woodlands
Completion – 2013
Value – £0.56m
AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY
Feasibility study; assessment of original bridges; detailed design of road widening, overlays and drainage; bridge deck design.
- 5 replacement bridges with timber decks on steel beams
- 4 replacement bridges with precast concrete decks, one on new reinforced concrete abutments
- 23km road with numerous road improvements at critical locations such as bends, weak edges, drainage ditch extensions and rock excavation.
Single track dead-end road public access; restricted construction access.
Project Manager – Wallace Stone
Main Contractor – Fion Construction Ltd