Building a cycle path – completion
The final phase in the cycle path construction was the road surfacing. This involved laying and rolling several tonnes of hot asphalt.
Whereas a normal road construction can be around 250mm thick and installed in several layers, the light duty cycle path surface was 60mm thick and in two layers.
The final process was the road markings where an unusual scene was depicted of a square wheeled bicycle being held up by an egyptian hieroglyphic bandit