M8 Kingston Complex

M8 Kingston Complex

Scheme Summary

Scheduled:
4-11 May 2021
Summary:
Inspection Work

ESSENTIAL INSPECTION WORK ON M8 KINGSTON COMPLEX TRAFFIC MANAGEMENT

Essential inspections of the post tensioning on the M8 Kingston Complex will recommence between 8pm and 6am, each night, from Tuesday 4th May

This is the final phase of the current work scope which follows several successful phases of inspection works undertaken in March and April.  Previous works were completed with minimal impact on journey times.  The next phase is not expected to have significant impact on journey times.   The Traffic Management for the next phase is as follows:

Tuesday 4th – Thursday 6th May

Total closure of Stobcross On Ramp.  Diversion via Argyle Street, Douglas Street, St Vincent Street and Newton Street to join the M8 westbound via Newton Street on Ramp.

Total Closure of Waterloo On Ramp.  Diversion via Douglass Street, St Vincent Street and Newton Street to join the M8 westbound via Newton Street On Ramp.

Friday 7th & Saturday 8th May

Total closure of Stobcross On Ramp.  Diversion via Argyle Street, Douglas Street, St Vincent Street and Newton Street to join the M8 westbound via Newton Street on Ramp.

Total Closure of Waterloo On Ramp.  Diversion via Douglass Street, St Vincent Street and Newton Street to join the M8 westbound via Newton Street On Ramp.

Total Closure of West Street on Ramp.   Diversion via M8 westbound to M8 J23 Dumbreck.  Traffic to join M8 eastbound at M8 J23 Dumbreck, exit M8/M74 at Seaward Street, Scotland Street and back to West Street.

Sunday 9th May

Total Closure of Bothwell Street Off Ramp. Diversion via M8 eastbound to M8 J17 off slip, St Georges Road, Newton Street, St Vincent Street and Blythswood Street back to Bothwell Street.  Traffic accessing Kingston Bridge from West Street On Ramp wishing to access Bothwell Street will be diverted via North Street, St Vincent Street and Blythswood Street back to Bothwell Street.

Monday 10th May

Total Closure of Bothwell Street Off Ramp. Diversion via M8 eastbound to M8 J17 off slip, St Georges Road, Newton Street, St Vincent Street and Blythswood Street back to Bothwell Street.

Total Closure of West Street on Ramp. Diversion via West Street, Kingston Street, King George V  Bridge, Broomielaw, North Street to access the M8 and J19 on slip.

Tuesday 11th May

M8 Westbound closed at J19 Anderston Off Slip.  Lanes 3, 4 and 5 of the M8 over Kingston Bridge closed.  Traffic diverted via Douglas Street, Waterloo Street to join M8 westbound to cross Kingston in Lanes 1 and 2, diverted off at West Street Off Ramp, Wallace Street, Dalintober Street and join the M8 westbound at Dalintober Street On Slip.

Total Closure of Netwton Street On Ramp.  Diversion via Argyle Street to Waterloo Street and to join M8 westbound to cross Kingston in Lanes 1 and 2, diverted off at West Street Off Ramp, Wallace Street, Dalintober Street and join the M8 westbound at Dalintober Street On Slip

Please note, all schemes are weather dependent and may be cancelled or rescheduled if weather conditions are not favourable.