Forkers Scotland has
been awarded a £1.3m contract to treat historical oil shale mine workings as
part of a large, new urban development at Winchburgh Village, West
Lothian. The works will involve the stabilisation of the Upper Grey,
Grey, Upper and Main Shale seams which make up the Broxburn Shale beneath the
footprint of 3G sports pitches adjacent to a proposed new secondary school
facility. Site works commence on Monday 9th December 2019 and are
expected to be complete by late March 2020.