Works have continued this week on the installation of the lightweight fill material to the west of the A9.The area to the east of the A9 has been prepared for the installation of lightweight fill here next week.
The first of the steel reinforcement has been placed to the base of culvert S04. This 68m long culvert will carry the town lade under the new road.
Work is also ongoing constructing the steel reinforcement for culvert S05 which will carry the town lade under the existing A9. The reinforcement for this culvert is being assembled offline, and will be lifted in to place when ready.
Elsewhere, work has commenced soil stripping at the mineral extraction area to the north of the River Almond, as well as replacement of the Newton Burn piped culvert to the south of McDiarmid Park