General Updates

Ayrshire Roads Alliance install a Proteus Static Hot Box

Ayrshire Roads Alliance have installed and commissioned a static hot box. The new hot box which holds 20 tonnes of hot bituminous material will provide a cost-effective way of repairing footpaths and roads by reducing wastage and cutting down on...

Cycle path updates – Dundonald to Barassie and Loans to Troon

The Ayrshire Roads Alliance will be working closely with the local communities of Dundonald and Loans, on behalf of South Ayrshire Council, to develop safe, direct and convenient shared use path links between Dundonald and Barassie and Loans and Troon...

B741 Cattle Grid replacement

The Grimmet cattle grid on the B741 road outside Dalmellington was recently replaced by Jamieson Plant Hire Ltd following a competitive tender of £15,361.95. The grid and supporting concrete foundation were completely replaced, road locally resurfaced and fencing and signage...

Ayrshire Roads Alliance trials new material for resurfacing

The Ayrshire Roads Alliance has trialled a new bitumen material that is stronger and more resistant to the severe and wet weather we experience in East Ayrshire. Created by Scottish company, MacRebur, the new bitumen has been specially designed to...

New road resurfacing projects set to get underway this August

East Ayrshire’s extensive £6m road resurfacing programme is continuing at pace. The Roads Maintenance Unit Section in the Ayrshire Roads Alliance has designed a road resurfacing programme covering 60km of local roads which will ensure that resurfacing work focuses on...