Updates A555, St Marys Way and Jct 1 roadworks

St Mary’s Way

Progress made during w/c 19.03.2018

St Mary’s Way/ Hall Street Junction

·         Continuation of installation of drainage and new traffic light and street lighting infrastructure

·         Continuation of footway construction, surfacing work and landscaping

·         Site clearance and kerb installation

St Mary’s Way/ Newbridge Lane Junction

·         Continuation of footway surfacing and landscaping planting

·         Highway widening for new left turn off Knightsbridge

 

Look ahead for w/c 26.03.2018

St Mary’s Way/ Hall Street Junction

·         Continuation of installation of drainage and new traffic light and street lighting infrastructure

·         Continuation of footway construction, surfacing work and landscaping

·         Continuation site clearance and kerb installation

·         St Mary’s Way single lane northbound running from 12/03 for approximately 4 weeks

·         Spring Gardens eastbound single lane running from 12/03 for approximately 3 weeks

 

St Mary’s Way/ Newbridge Lane Junction

·         Continuation of footway surfacing and landscaping planting

·         Highway widening for new left turn off Knightsbridge

Note: this week, TfGM’s Urban Traffic Control carried out a review of the traffic signal timings at the Hall Street/ St Mary’s Way junction in light of changes to traffic flows caused by the TM currently in place to best manage traffic flows on St Mary’s Way.

 

M60 Junction 1 (Hollywood Way)

Progress made during w/c 19.03.2018:

·         Hydro-demolition works complete

·         Scaffold removed

·         Bases for walls 6, 7 and 8 complete

·         Excavation working towards subway ongoing

 

Look ahead for w/c 26.03.2018:

·         Bases for walls 6, 7 and 8 complete

·         Steel fixing

·         Ongoing excavation

·         Lane 1 closure on Yew Street in place from 2.01.18 for a period of c. 6 months

Note:

·         This week, TfGM’s Urban Traffic Control carried out a review of the traffic signal timings at the M60 Junction 1 to ensure that traffic flows are best managed in light of the lane 1 closure on Yew Street.

·         No complaints about traffic management have been received this week since the traffic management has been removed from the M60 junction 1 roundabout.

 

A555 Drainage Repair

Progress made during w/c 19.03.2018:

·         Second frame installation complete

·         Import and place stone to support additional temporary works

·         Additional temporary works commenced. Concrete pour due today (Friday)

·         Manhole rings delivered to site

 

Look ahead for w/c 26.03.2018:

·         Remove imported stone from additional temporary works

·         Continue dig to formation level (approx. 1m additional)

·         Pour concrete base at formation level ready for new infrastructure

·         Procure vertical ground penetrating radar survey for retaining walls and abutment