Posted: 04.03.21 at 08:40 by The Editor
The final 14-tonne and 20-tonne bridge beams for the new A1 connection to the B1174 was lifted into place last month.
The work represented a major milestone on the £102 million road which is due open by the end of 2023.
As Nub News recently reported, some thirteen 14+ tonne bridge beams were lifted into place.
In a monthly progress report on the much-needed scheme, Lincolnshire County Council has also reported:
"What we achieved in February
Installed the final 14-tonne and 20-tonne bridge beams for the new A1/B1174 connection
Carried out essential site clearance works to the A1
Continued steel and concrete works to the new A1/B1174 connection
Started laying road surfacing at the eastern roundabout
Continued earthworks across site, particularly at western end of the scheme
Continued Phase Three Anglian Water watermain diversion and BT ducting
Continued post-excavation archaeological reporting
What's happening in March
Pour concrete for the new bridge connecting the A1/B1174
Continue drainage works and earthworks across the entire site
Start kerb installation at the western roundabout
Continue Phase Three Anglian Water watermain and sewer diversions
Continue post-excavation archaeological reporting
Upcoming traffic restrictions and closures
Current/ongoing traffic restrictions and closures
50mph speed limit and narrowed lanes on the A1 between Harlaxton to Little Ponton
For the latest news on the Grantham Southern Relief Road, visit www.lincolnshire.gov.uk/majorprojects.