A Highland Estate required a highly specialist company to install a new landrover track through designated SSSI, SAC & SPA area within the Estate – locally based McGowan Ltd was the preferred choice based on their expertise in such type works in highly sensitive sites.

Location: Inverlaidnan Estate
Type of works: Estate Track
Contract Value: £45,000

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The formation of a new 6000metre landrover track for estate vehicles was required by the estate. Due to the sensitivity of the landscape area a highly experienced contractor was required to install the new track whilst minimising un-necessary damage to the surrounding ground – McGowan Ltd was the estate’s preferred company to undertake works.

Project Notes:

  • Designated Area – SSSI, SPA, & SAC
  • Minimal damage to immediate track surrounds
  • All materials sourced from local on site  borrow pits
  • High pedestrian/cyclist use, public management plan in place
  • River Dulnain in close proximity, silt management plan in place
  • Track edges reinstated to blend naturally into surrounding landscape
  • Full reinstatement of borrow pits upon completion