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M8/M73/M74 Motorway improvements: Project update, Edinburgh

Event organised by ICE

21 April 2016

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The project will complete the motorway network between Glasgow and Edinburgh by upgrading the A8 trunk road between Baillieston and Newhouse to full motorway standards.

The project also includes work to improve the Raith Interchange and widening key sections of the M8, M73 and M74. It involves construction work on nearly 30 kilometres of motorway, 12 kilometres of new build road and 16 kilometres network upgrades.

This is a joint event with the Chartered Institution of Highways and Transportation.

Registration from 6.00pm for a 6.30pm start.


For further information on this event, please contact Andrew Carrie at: [email protected]

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Graeme Reid Transport Scotland, plus representatives from the Ferrovial Lagan Joint Venture and Amey. They are all directly involved in the project on a daily basis.

For more information please contact:

Lynn Dow