Galliford Try and Balfour Beatty facing Aberdeen roads repair tab


Firms likely to incur further losses on problem-plagued job


Balfour Beatty and Galliford Try are set to take further financial hits from their troublesome Aberdeen road job, with a local council seeking compensation for damage to surrounding roads.

A spokesperson for Aberdeenshire Council confirmed it was in active negotiations with the contractors for the cost of and/or repairs to local roads caused by work on the Aberdeen Western Peripheral Route (AWPR).

The council said it was not yet possible to confirm the total number of damaged roads or the cost of their repair.

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