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April 23, 2018

Keep up to date with latest planned traffic management activities on the A6 Dualling Scheme.

Works continue to progress well with the installation of three new bridge structures during the month of April.

Upcoming Traffic Management News May 2018

The Graham Farrans Joint Venture will continue this  momentum throughout May with several upcoming road closures to facilitate further works on these  structures and continuation of essential earthworks.

 

A6 Mainline Closure between Castledawson Roundabout - Hillhead Road 

ROAD CLOSURE  - BELLSHILL CONCRETE DECK POUR

The A6 Mainline will be closed  to through traffic between the Castledawson Roundabout - Hillhead Road from 6am - 10pm Saturday 28 April 2018 to facilitate a concrete deck pour on the new Bellshill Overbridge.

  • Local access will be maintained to the Brough Road, Bellshill Road and Annaghmore Road.

 

 MAY BANK HOLIDAY -  7 May 2018  - NO TRAFFIC MANAGEMENT PLANNED ON MAINLINE A6 

BALMORAL SHOW & NW200 - 13 - 19 May 2018 -  NO TRAFFIC MANAGEMENT PLANNED ON MAINLINE A6

 

Full Closure of Aghaloughan Road

ROAD CLOSURE  - AGHALOUGHAN ROAD

The Aghaloughan Road (North) will be Fully closed from Monday 7 May 2018.

 

Permanent Closure of Brough Road (North)

ROAD CLOSURE  - BROUGH ROAD

The Brough Road (North) will be permanently closed from Tuesday 8 May 2018.

 

Hillhead Road - Temporary Road Open 

TEMPORARY ROAD DIVERSION  - HILLHEAD RD

A temporary access road has been created to allow traffic along the Hillhead Road and will be open to drivers from Tuesday 8 May 2018 

 

A6 Mainline Closure between Castledawson Roundabout - Hillhead Road 

ROAD CLOSURE  - BELLSHILL FORMWORK REMOVAL 

The A6 Mainline will be closed  to through traffic between the Castledawson Roundabout - Hillhead Road from 6am - 10pm Saturday 12 May 2018 to facilitate the removal of formwork at the new Bellshill Overbridge.

  • Local access will be maintained to the Brough Road, Bellshill Road and Annaghmore Road.

 

Boilas Lane - Temporary Road Open 

TEMPORARY ROAD DIVERSION & UTILITIES WORKS   - Boilas Lane 

Utilities works are due to commence on Boilas Lane Monday 7 May 2018

A temporary access road has been created to allow traffic along Boilas Lane and will be open to drivers from Monday 14 May 2018 

 

A6 Mainline & Hillhead Road  Temporary Traffic Lights 

TEMPORARY TRAFFIC LIGHTS - A6 MAINLINE & HILLHEAD ROAD

Temporary Traffic Lights will be in place on the A6 Mainline and Hillhead Road from 10pm Saturday 28 April - 6am Sunday 29 April to facilitate a telecoms connection.

 

A6 Mainline Randalstown - Toome Road Closure 

ROAD CLOSURE  - M22 CONCRETE DECK POUR

The A6 Mainline between M22 Junction 2 – Drumderg Roundabout, Toome will be closed  (Date TBC) to facilitate a concrete deck pour on the new Randalstown Grade Separated Junction.

 

Ongoing Temporary Closures ...

A6 Mainline will be closed between 3pm - 3.30pm to facilitate blasting works in Borrow Pit P on; 

  • Saturday 28 April 2018
  • Saturday 12 May 2018
  • Saturday 26 May 2018
  • Saturday 9 June 2018
  • Saturday 23 June 2018