Kessock Bridge added to the historic register

The cable-stayed bridge – referred to as Drochaid Ceasaig in Gaelic – is taken into account a significant factor of twentieth-century engineering. On the time of its completion in 1982, it was the most important of its type in Europe. He was additionally one of many first to use "anti-seismic" expertise to allow seismic and geological actions; the design of the bridge needed to take into consideration the Nice Glen fault. Kessock is the third Scottish bridge listed by HES within the final 12 months, after the Erskine Bridge and…

Authorization granted for the brand new Speyside distillery

Approval is for a brand new distillery, customer heart, warehouse and associated infrastructure at a web site close to the A95 on the outskirts of Grantown-on-Spey. The applicant Speymalt Whiskey Distributors Ltd (working as Gordon & MacPhail) has utilized to construct the brand new distillery to develop its current enterprise. The brand new facility can have a most manufacturing capability of two million liters of spirits – or 100,000 instances of whiskey – per 12 months. CNPA planning had already made an on-site go to between Craggan Outdoor and Gaich…