M55 Broughton Roundabout, A6 Preston Road, Preston
Project brief: Approx. 8-10,000m2 resurfacing scheme, realignment of roundabout including new lane construction and planning / resurfacing of roundabout and both approaches. Footway surfacing and large amount of night time working.
Materials used: High performance thin surface course systems (polymer modified), heavy duty binder courses,
Description: 2 x new lanes built on inside of existing roundabout, new filter lanes onto M55 created, re-profiling of roundabout
Problems encountered: The roundabout is one of the busiest stretches of road in the county and careful traffic management and difficult surfacing areas required precise planning.
Conclusion: Works completed to timescale and to the satisfaction of the client