Best Practice

LOCATION: Transport ARTICLE YEAR 2002
ACTIVITY: Transport / Delivery COMPANY: Tarmac Northern
SUB ACTIVITY: On-highway COMPANY LOCATION: Douglasmuir Quarry, Glasgow
BEST PRACTICE No: BP42 COMPANY TEL: 0141 953 4217
COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: United Kingdom
TITLE
Design features for managing traffic
ARTICLE
Working a quartz conglomerate deposit, Douglasmuir Quarry is close to Milngavie, on the northern
approaches to Glasgow. Here, as elsewhere, Tarmac Northern has employed the following design features
into its revised traffic management system:
â??No Entryâ?? signs to keep traffic away from unauthorised areas
one way system; â??give wayâ?? signs
goal posts
small vehicles bay (segregated load area, away from HGVs)
site/route maps for new drivers (plus safety notes)
extra site lighting.
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