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Kennedy announces start of resurfacing work in Bangor

28/08/2013

Roads Minister Danny Kennedy has announced the start of a £445,000 resurfacing scheme in Bangor, Northern Ireland.

£65,000 improvement scheme to start

03/09/2013

A £65,000 project to improve a busy crossroads in Coagh, near Cookstown in Northern Ireland is set to get underway next Monday (9 September).

More resurfacing works in Northern Ireland

05/09/2013

Roads Minister Danny Kennedy has announced the start of a £105,000 resurfacing scheme in Magherafelt, Northern Ireland.

Focus on cycling in Northern Ireland

10/09/2013

Roads Minister Danny Kennedy has outlined plans for a cycling revolution in Northern Ireland.

Kennedy calls for roads schemes to be prioritised

12/09/2013

Transport Minister Danny Kennedy says that roads schemes across Northern Ireland must be prioritised due to limited funding.

Armagh roads to be improved

18/09/2013

Transport Minister Danny Kennedy has announced a £950,000 investment in the roads network in Armagh, Northern Ireland.

Road improvements announced in Northern Ireland

27/09/2013

Regional Development Minister Danny Kennedy has announced that a major £250,000 road improvement scheme is set to begin on the B8 near Mayobridge in Northern Ireland.

Review of winter service programme in Northern Ireland published

03/10/2013

An independent review into the delivery of the winter service programme by Roads Service in Northern Ireland has been published.

Kennedy welcomes major funding boost

23/10/2013

Transport Minister Danny Kennedy has secured over £40million in funding to help support road improvements and street lighting in Northern Ireland.

Kennedy announces progress on £12.6m investment in Belfast roads

31/10/2013

Regional Development Minister Danny Kennedy has set out Roads Service’s progress on investment totalling £12.6 million for road improvement and maintenance schemes in the Belfast City Council area this year.

Winter service programme launched in Northern Ireland

11/11/2013

Danny Kennedy has launched the Roads Service winter service programme in Northern Ireland.

A26 dualling given go ahead

19/11/2013

A £65 million project to dual the A26 between Glarryford and Drones in Northern Ireland has been given the green light by Transport Minister Danny Kennedy.

New Irish distributor for Dynapac

21/11/2013

Dynapac has appointed WAC McCandless as sole distributor for its road construction equipment in Northern Ireland.

Update on Londonderry road improvements

04/12/2013

Transport Minister Danny Kennedy has set out Roads Service’s progress on investment totalling £8million for road improvement and maintenance schemes in Derry, Northern Ireland this year.

A26 advanced works to start

20/01/2014

Transport Minister Danny Kennedy has announced the start of advanced works on the £65 million A26 dualling scheme in Northern Ireland.

Kennedy announces £20m boost for roads

28/01/2014

Transport Minister Danny Kennedy has announced that £20 million will be allocated to road maintenance in Northern Ireland.

£500m boost for Northern Ireland roads

16/02/2012

The Northern Ireland Assembly has confirmed a £500m investment in improving its road network.

£1.5m for road and cycle improvements in Northern Ireland

19/02/2014

Transport Minister Danny Kennedy has announced the start of two schemes totalling £1.5 million in Antrim, Northern Ireland.

DRD delivers £7m on road improvements in Northern Ireland

16/09/2014

Transport Minister Danny Kennedy has praised staff and contractors for the successful completion of road schemes in 2013/14 which accounted for a £7 million investment in the roads infrastructure in the Craigavon area in Northern Ireland.

Contractor appointed for A26 dualling scheme in Northern Ireland

29/10/2014

Transport Minister Danny Kennedy has announced the appointment of consortium BAM/McCann as construction contractors for the A26 dualling project in Northern Ireland.

NI budget cuts could affect basic services

04/03/2015

Transport Minister Danny Kennedy has warned that the Department for Regional Development (DRD) does not have enough money to carry out basic services like the repair of potholes and traffic lights.

LED light scheme given go ahead in Northern Ireland

07/04/2015

Up to 20,000 LED street lights will be installed at a cost of £6 million in Northern Ireland.

Measures aimed at reducing illegal bus lane use in Northern Ireland announced

13/05/2015

Northern Ireland's Transport Minister Danny Kennedy has announced that new measures to reduce the number of drivers illegally using bus lanes will come into force in June.

JV awarded A6 dualling contract

19/05/2015

A Graham/Farrans joint venture has been awarded a contract to dual the A6 from Randalstown to Castledawson in Northern Ireland.

Cuts affecting maintenance activities in NI

04/06/2015

Transport Minister Danny Kennedy has expressed his concern over £60 million cuts to the Department for Regional Development (DRD) in 2015/16, more than half of which will fall to TransportNI.

RSMA to review quality of road markings in NI

09/06/2015

The Road Safety Markings Association (RSMA) will undertake an urgent 10-day review of the quality of road markings across Northern Ireland after the country saw a 30% increase in road deaths last year.

NI roads maintenance sector facing crisis, warns QPANI

27/08/2015

The Quarry Products Association Northern Ireland (QPANI) has warned that the country’s road maintenance industry is facing an unprecedented crisis due to political impasse.

£4m boost for NI roads maintenance

03/09/2015

Transport Minister Danny Kennedy has announced a £4 million funding extension for road resurfacing in Northern Ireland.

£50m dual carriageway opens in Northern Ireland

03/12/2015

Transport Minister Michelle McIlveen has officially opened the Northern Ireland Executive and EU funded £50 million A2 Shore Road Greenisland dual carriageway.

Minister views progress on Magherafelt bypass

15/12/2015

Work on the £35 million Magherafelt bypass in Northern Ireland is progressing well.

Flood hit roads in NI to benefit from funding boost

27/01/2016

More than £1 million will be invested in roads in Fermanagh and across Northern Ireland following recent serious flooding.

Consultation to start on A5 scheme in NI

11/02/2016

Transport Minister Michelle McIlveen has announced the start of consultations for the A5 Western Transport Corridor dual carriageway scheme in Northern Ireland.

Green light for A6 dualling scheme in NI

24/02/2016

Transport Minister Michelle McIlveen has confirmed that the £400 million A6 Londonderry to Dungiven dualling scheme in Northern Ireland will proceed, subject to future funding.

NI Minister sets out A5 and A6 plans

15/06/2016

Infrastructure Minister Chris Hazzard is committed to delivering the A5 and A6 road improvement projects in Northern Ireland.

£5m boost for roads maintenance in Northern Ireland

27/06/2016

Infrastructure Minister Chris Hazzard has announced that he is making available £5 million to enhance road maintenance in Northern Ireland.

Investment in NI road maintenance continues

05/07/2016

Infrastructure Minister Chris Hazzard has confirmed an investment of £18.8 million on road schemes in the Mid-Ulster Council area during the 2015/16 financial year.

£1m to be spent on improvements to A8 in NI

16/08/2016

Almost £1 million will be spent on resurfacing the A8 Ballynure Road in Newtownabbey, Northern Ireland.

£35m Magherafelt bypass opens ahead of schedule

10/10/2016

Infrastructure Minister Chris Hazzard has officially opened the £35 million A31 Magherafelt bypass in Northern Ireland.

Success for LTP

13/10/2016

Beverley based Local Transport Projects (LTP) has won new contracts in Northern Ireland and London.

£500,000 road widening and improvement scheme in Enniskillen

20/10/2016

Northern Ireland's Infrastructure Minister Chris Hazzard has announced the start of a £500,000 road widening and improvement scheme at A4 Dublin Road /A32 Wickham Place, Enniskillen.

FTA criticises postponement of Belfast road scheme

19/10/2016

The Freight Transport Association (FTA) says the postponement of a road improvement scheme in the centre of Belfast following the Brexit vote is bad news for transport operators and the economy there.

Hazzard gives green light to greenways

15/11/2016

Northern Ireland Infrastructure Minister Chris Hazzard has given the green light to 1,000 kilometres of greenways – traffic free paths that can be used by walkers, runners and cyclists.

Delay to NI road scheme

25/11/2016

Work to upgrade the A6 in Northern Ireland has been delayed following a judgement hearing at Belfast High Court earlier this week.

£100,000 resurfacing scheme for Enniskillen

02/02/2017

A 1.2 km resurfacing scheme in the Northern Irish town of Enniskillen is to begin at a cost of £100,000.

£150,000k resurfacing scheme underway in Kilkeel

13/03/2017

A £150,000 major carriageway resurfacing scheme on a road in the Northern Irish town of Kilkeel has commenced.

Consortium awarded contract for £220m A6 dualling scheme

28/03/2018

Northern Ireland's Department for Infrastructure (DfI) has appointed a contractor for the £220m A6 Dungiven to Drumahoe Dualling scheme.

We'll be back: ARNI sees the future of bridge surveys

06/02/2019

Amey Roads NI has used scanning technology to complete surveys of bridges on Northern Ireland’s strategic road network, saving money and time, and keeping roadworkers safe.

Northern Ireland adds new bus lanes to key motorways

04/03/2019

New hard shoulder bus lanes will begin to operate on Northern Ireland's M1 and M2 motorways next Monday (11 March) following the completion of a £4m scheme.

SWARCO scoops £1.7m NI Roads deal

01/05/2019

SWARCO Traffic Ltd has signed a new framework agreement with the Department for Infrastructure in Northern Ireland to provide traffic solutions and smart technologies throughout the country.

New 7km dual carriageway opens in Northern Ireland

06/08/2019

A new 7km section of dual carriageway on Northern Ireland’s key A6 route has opened to traffic.

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