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 18,000 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 £160m 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

  • Bellshill Road (S) Temporary Closure for 4 weeks beginning 6am Monday 24 June 2019
    To facilitate further works on the areas new link roads and new Bellshill Overbridge, Roundabout and Junction.
  • The Annaghmore Road (S) 2 way traffic lights for 2 weeks 22 July 2019
    The Annaghmore Road (S) will have temporary two-way traffic lights in place for a period of 2 weeks from 22 July 2019. To facilitate preparation works for final surfacing in the area.
  • B18 Toome (Shivers Business Park - Toome Bypass) CLOSED for 1 week from 6am 22 July 2019 - 6am 29 July 2019
    The Toome B18 between Shivers Business Park - Toome Bypass will be temporarily closed for 1 week from 22 July 2019. To facilitate surfacing works at the B18 / A6 (Toome Bypass ) Junction.

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The Team

Principal Contractor
Design Consultants
Client Representative