In partnership with Transport Scotland Hear the latest from the national transport agency

Scotland's national transport agency

Delivering the Scottish Governments vision for transport

Brought to you in partnership with Transport Scotland, Bridges is your opportunity to hear directly from the national transport agency on its climate change strategy including:

  • The climate impacts affecting bridges
  • Climate change adaptation policy
  • ACCAR policy - road, rail, maritime and aviation

Transport Scotland (all speakers)

  • Fiona
    Fiona Hyslop MSP Minister for Transport, The Scottish Government
  • Gary
    Gary Donaldson Interim Climate Change Manager, Transport Scotland
  • George
    George Henry National Operations Manager for Road Safety Policy and Education, Transport Scotland
  • Karen
    Karen Russell Head of Standards, Roads Directorate, Transport Scotland
  • Gordon
    Gordon Ramsay Design Manager and Project Manager for the A83 Access to Argyll and Bute Scheme, Transport Scotland
  • Tanja
    Tanja Waaser Project Manager, Transport Scotland
  • Graeme
    Graeme Campbell Electric Vehicle infrastructure policy and delivery, Low Carbon Economy Directorate, Transport Scotland
  • Drew
    Drew Hill Senior Environment Engineer, Transport Scotland

Transport Scotland Sessions

Transport Scotland Climate Change Adaptation

Transport Scotland’s Approach to Climate Change Adaptation & Resilience

14:00 - 14:25

  • Reviewing the overarching climate change adaptation policy landscape.
  • Assessing the climate impacts affecting bridges.
  • Discussing the ACCAR policy document, which outlines the key climate risks affecting Scotland’s transport system and sets out our strategic outcomes for Road, Rail, Aviation and Maritime transport networks.

Gary Donaldson, Climate Change Manager, Transport Scotland