What’s happening on site 03-02-17

The band drain vertical drainage works are now complete with around 346,000 metres of band drains installed in total.

The construction of the embankment to the west of the A9 with lightweight fill has been progressing this week with approximately 2500 cubic metres of the material laid so far.

Construction of culvert S04 (which will carry the town lade and pedestrian footpath under the new road) and S07 (concrete pipe culvert to the north of the River Almond) is ongoing.

Enabling works has also commenced on culvert S05 which will carry the town lade under the existing A9.

Tree felling works on the Crematorium Drive took place last weekend and work has also commenced on the A85 Crieff Road this week with tree felling and public utility protection works taking place here.