A6 Randalstown - Castledawson Dualling Scheme

Delivered by the Department for Infrastructure the A6 Dualling Scheme will upgrade 14.7 kilometres of  Transport Corridor between Randalstown and Castledawson, a route used by 20,000 vehicles each day, which often experiences congestion at key times.

Graham Farrans Joint Venture have been awarded the contract of this essential work, which once completed, will bring long term social and economic benefits to the local area.

The flagship investment of £185m will strengthen the links between Belfast and Derry/ Londonderry and will bring the long term benefits to road users and the local community of reduced journey times and improved road safety.

Work is being carried out on an area based construction programme and is expected to be completed by 2021.

Alerts & Updates

  • Hillhead Road- Temporary Full Closure approx 8 weeks from Monday 21 January 2020
    To facilitate permanent tie-in works to the Hillhead overbridge. Local access and access to businesses will be maintained.
  • CANCELLED Creagh Road - Temporarily closure for 3 days from 6am Wednesday 19 February 2019
    To facilitate essential NIW utility works
  • Brough Road / The Cairns - Temporary Access change in place from 6 January 2020 for Approx 8 - 10 weeks.
    To maintain local access during permanent tie-in works

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The Team

Principal Contractor
Design Consultants
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