The Caithness Business Index has posted the following article:

A9 Berriedale Braes Milestone As Contract Awarded

Transport Scotland has today announced that R J MacLeod Ltd has been awarded the construction contract as part of the 9.6 million project to deliver improvements to the road alignment and the existing tight hairpin bend on the A9. Michael Matheson, Cabinet Secretary for Transport, Infrastructure and Connectivity said:"This is a particularly challenging stretch of the A9 to navigate and this investment will improve road safety as well as minimise the need for vehicles to slow down or stop to negotiate the bend. [Read Full Article]