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Blackhill Access Road & Substation Platform

  • Project Type Substation
  • Client Iberdrola Networks
  • Company Involvement Roadbridge was appointed as the Main Contractor for this project in June 2016.
  • Form of Contract NEC Contract
  • Dates June 2016 – December 2016
  • Location Scotland


This contract comprised of the Construction of 4,000m² Platform for new Substation including access road.


Key Features

  • Excavate 4ha of peat depths ranging from 0.5m to 5m off the platform footprint
  • Contain 150,000mᶟ of peat on site
  • Processed 100,000mᶟ of rock from onsite borrow pits
  • Imported 25,000mᶟ of 6f2 material
  • 2 no. permanent settlement ponds