8 Weeks (July – November 2012)
Scope of Works:
To carry out alterations to 3 Roundabouts on the B6241 including carriageway widening, footways and traffic islands. Plane off and re-lay the roundabout on the B6242 / M6 J31a link. Widen the M6 J31a slip road with full new construction and create a new bell mouth junction just of the B6242, as part of the Preston East 278 works. All Wearing Course being used within the scheme is Cl942 SMA. Work is ongoing but is being completed to budget within a tight programme period with restrictive site working hours.