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ORAFOL Australia Pty Ltd. celebrated on 1st October the grand opening of a new facility for the Reflective Solutions Division in Australia. The new 1,200 m2 office and warehouse building is located in Brisbane, Queensland.  More...
 
 
 
   
Initial trials on the M1have seen potential cost and life saving results for road workers and users on the approach of highway maintenance works.  More...
   
 
 
The Road Safety Markings Association have established a software partnership with the KDO Software which will launch at Road Expo Scotland.  More...
 
 
 
   
Embracing safety through innovation ensures we continue to make the highway network a safer place to work. Let technology take the burden of providing an electronic safety perimeter to protect your most valuable assets.  More...
   
 
 
   
Tony Price, colour variable message sign (VMS) pioneer and managing director of leading Intelligent Transport System (ITS) solutions provider, Mobile Visual Information Systems (MVIS), has stepped down to embark on the next stage of his exciting career.  More...
 
   
    
 
ORAFOL has introduced two new ECE 104 approved reflective graphics films for trucks and trailers. More... 
 
 
The popular laminating film for protection of large sized digital prints – ORAGUARD® 236 – is now available both in matt and glossy. More... 
 
 
Personalising your car is no longer an option open for just the chosen few. More... 
 
 
It’s been 2 years since German based ORAFOL Europe GmbH in 2011 took over Reflexite Corporation, and included the Reflexite brand into the Orafol brand portfolio. More... 
 
 
ORAFOL recently introduced a new triple trim reflective fire tape; Reflexite® FTP 2000. More... 
 
 
On 1st July this year the European mandate was enforced, requiring all manufacturers and suppliers of traffic signs to conform to the essential requirements of the Construction Products Directive. More... 
 
 
At the Fespa show in June, German based ORAFOL Europe GmbH came out with a brand new digital printing film – ORAJET® 3959.More... 
 
 
Fugro and KOAC-NPC have won a multi-year contract to carry out highway condition surveys across most of the provincial road network in the Netherlands.More... 
 
 
At Rockingham Motor Circuit on Friday 13th September 3pm Corby is launching its extended charge point infrastructure for electric vehicles. More... 
 
 
Biral, a global leader in meteorological equipment and weather sensors, has launched an innovative and efficient thunderstorm detection system more...
 
   
Leeds City Council ‘City Signs’ is one of the first local authorities in the UK to secure accreditation as a permanent Traffic Sign operation, producing signs that are CE marked to a new European Standard.  More...
      
Siemens has completed the supply and installation of charging infrastructure for electric vehicles in 12 London Underground (LU) car parks across the capital for UK Power Network Services. More...   
 
A number of Ritherdons’ passively-safe electroluminescent FlexiPole signpost systems have now been installed on the historic Clifton Suspension Bridge in Bristol. More...  
 
A number of Ritherdon's innovative hoop-style FlexiPole signpost systems were installed in Warwickshire this week. More...
 
   
Leading temporary intelligent transport system (ITS) solutions provider, Mobile Visual Information Systems (MVIS) Ltd, contributed to the smooth-running of London’s traffic network during the UK’s largest ever mass-participation cycling festival. More...
          
Leavesden Park, is a 350 acre office and media business park designed by MEPC to provide large corporate headquarters facilities, as well as multi-let office buildings for local businesses and enterprises.  More...
    
“Raising the profile of proven highway maintenance products has long been a keen strategy for Instarmac, through our renowned highways brand – Ultracrete.  More...
    
   
On 17th July, the European Business Awards (www.businessawardseurope.com) announced that Clearview Traffic is to represent the United Kingdom as a National Champion in the prestigious 2013/14 Awards programme.  More...
        
   
The news about an alleged sign error on the M42 potentially leading to thousands of motorway speeding convictions being overturned is a timely reminder of the importance of choosing compliant systems for the road network, according to Neil Newsome, Sales Director, of Mobile Traffic Solutions (MTS).  More...
           
   
Ultracrete’s rapid set flowable concrete QC10 F and rapid strength bedding mortar M60 have been used to reinstate 35 pieces of ironwork along a section of the A6055 Boroughbridge Road in North Yorkshire.  More...
        
Following some 20 years of successful business in Germany and mainland Europe, the plastics media specialist Hewitech has set up a subsidiary Hewitech UK in Cheltenham. More...
      
Highway Resource Solutions (HRS), the developers and manufacturers of Intellicone are pleased to announce that in association with A-one+, the Intellicone safety system has won the highly coveted Construction News Product Innovation of the year award.  More...
       
As usual Blastrac will be present at a lot of exhibitions throughout the world this year. For the upcoming months Blastrac will be presents at 10 exhibitions.  More...
   
The basic blasting process has been around for over 100 years and Blastrac was the inventor of the first mobile shot blasting process in the early 80’s. More...
     
The Blastrac BMR-85D is a multifunctional and hydrostatically driven machine. Moving the operator into an enclosed cab from where he's able to control all the important processes, with one touch screen.  More...
  
  
   
This system consists of the ORALITE® UV traffic sign printer based on the AGFA UV printers Anapurna M 2050 and of the CE certified ORALITE® 5019 UV digital printing inks, which were developed in cooperation with SunJet, a Division of Sun Chemical.  More...
          

Clearview Traffic Enters the Smart Parking Market Clearview Traffic Group is pleased to announce that following our successful expansion into the traffic signals market over the last four years with our M100 and M100BR wireless vehicle detection products designed to enable smarter traffic management... More

   
   
On 4th August Lorraine Crashley (Business Development Manager) and Duncan Powers (Research and Development) of the Road Safety Markings Association are undertaking the Prudential RideLondon - Surrey 100 cycle race on behalf of the Lighthouse Club.  More...
         
Fugro’s annual conference on pavement assessment has carved out a special niche in the UK highways calendar.   More...
      
Siemens has been awarded a contract by Manchester City Council to supply unattended bus lane enforcement cameras to sites across the city.  More...
     
   
An enhanced version of the Siemens SLD4 loop detector family is now available More...
        
   
Amberon are happy to announce the first phase of investment in new equipment. Amberon have placed an order in excess of £1 million with British traffic light manufacturer SRL for new temporary traffic lights. More...
        
There is nothing more certain than the concept of uncertainty!  Over the past seasons, the increased variability in climate has proven and consolidated itself into being a never ending and extending contest in the battlefield of winter maintenance.  More...
 
        
A comprehensive review and reorganisation of procurement procedures in the highways sector could harvest significant tax-payer savings   More...
       
Global survey and geotechnical group, Fugro, has signed a multi-year agreement with Dutch pavement consultant, KOAC•NPC, which will see them combine their leading capabilities to undertake highway surface condition contracts in the Netherlands.  More...
      
Passively Safe Kapu HE columns have been installed in NAL Retention Sockets at Whittington Roundabout, Worcestershire. More...
   
The Road Safety Markings Association have announced that its annual conference will take place on 13th and 14th November at Eastwood Hall in Nottingham.  More...
    
Britain’s most historic cities and biggest festivals could cut sign clutter at a stroke by adopting simple join-the-dots, colour-coded route marks for visitors, says the Road Safety Markings Association (RSMA). More... 
 
 
Ultracrete, home to a range of market leading highways maintenance solutions, boasts bespoke outside and indoor training areas, specially developed for the highways industry, which are ideally suited for practical work and developing product knowledge and confidence.  More...
      
An extraordinary amount of recent TV, radio and press coverage heralded Intellicone as a ‘screaming cone’  More...
     
Pedestrian safety measures should look for separate solutions for adults and children, according to Stepping Out (download PDF file), a report for PACTS, the Parliamentary Advisory Council for Transport Safety, launched today to mark UN Road Safety Week, which focuses global attention on pedestrians.  More...
  
   
In partnership with Electric Corby, Siemens will take part in The Fleet Sustainability Event this week at Rockingham in Northamptonshire on Thursday 16 May.  More...
      
The use of survey data in predictive modelling for improved highways asset management will be a particular focus at the DIHA 2013 conference in July. More...
 
   
This year’s Traffex exhibition once again proved to be a roaring success for Ritherdon & Company, with an overwhelmingly positive response to two new products launched at the event.  More...
      
Nottinghamshire County Council has taken delivery of two Multihog multi-purpose implement carriers  More...
    
Clearview Traffic Group is proud to announce we have extended our Astucia range of fully UK Type Approved active road studs, having received formal notification of Type Approval from the UK Department for Transport (DfT) to now include the IRS2 hardwired intelligent road stud.  More...
   
   
The safety of drivers, pedestrians and other users of our highways is directly influenced by the weather conditions on the roads.  More...
         
Following it's launch at Traffex this year the highwaysfirstaid.co.uk can now announce a partnership agreement has been entered into with Sommerford equipment, one of the UK's leading manufacturers of vehicles, plant and equipment for the highways sector.  More...
      
For Nottingham Express Transit Phase 2...
Stanton Bonna’s Twin Block Sleepers were originally supplied for Nottingham Express Transit (NET) 1, which involved the Nottingham light railway link from the city out to Hucknall.   More...
  
Highway Care are pleased to announce that they have received the official supplier designation by the British Olympic Association of “Supplier of perimeter security products (Olympic Games) to the London 2012 Games”  More...
   
   
Having welcomed 8,194 attendees, this year’s Traffex and Parkex was considered by many as one of the best exhibitions in its 26 year history.  More...
           
The Government should thoroughly examine ways to improve the safety of young drivers and their passengers, says PACTS, the Parliamentary Advisory Council for Transport Safety.  More...
  
Following the launch of the Highways specific first aid kit at this year's Traffex, www.highwaysfirstaid.co.uk have now announced their after sales service, designed to ensure that the contents of the kit never go out of date.  More...
   
Following it's highly successful launch at Traffex, there has been an unprecedented demand for copies of the document, which in effect is the first document of it's kind covering High Friction Surfacing.  More...
   
Siemens heads to Silverstone in Northants this week to take part in the 2013 Fleet World Fleet Show, exhibiting for the second time at the event on Wednesday 24 April. More... 
 
 
Having sponsored the Developments in Pavement Assessment conference for the last 12 years, survey specialist Fugro is relaunching the event with a broader view to include all elements of the highway network.   More...
      
Basingstoke, Imtech announces plans to rename and rebrand Peek Traffic Limited; Royal Imtech N.V. acquired Peek Group (Europe) in April 2007 to support and expand the worldwide Division of Imtech Traffic & Infra.  More...
    
Siemens is again at the forefront of Traffex 2013, the 26th edition of the biennial traffic engineering, road safety and highways maintenance exhibition held at the National Exhibition Centre, Birmingham, UK (16-18 April 2013) and regarded as the UK’s most important traffic industry event.  More...
      
At Traffex, Siemens is showing an interactive demonstration* of its new Integrated Mobility Platform (IMP) which connects distinct providers of passenger transport and acts as a powerful information and transactional gateway to connect various mobility domains such as private and public transport, cycling, electric vehicle usage and walking.  More...
   
Siemens’ new ST950 traffic controller family will be unveiled at Traffex 2013 over 30 years after the original model redefined junction control in the UK.  More...
  
On show for the first time at Traffex 2013, Siemens proudly introduces Stratos - demonstrating the future of traffic management.  More...
   
QMS HyperLineTM is a fast application, quick curing, high performance, environmentally sustainable line marking system specifically designed for the rejuvenation of existing line markings  More...
 
With ground-breaking features, brand new discussions and over 350 exhibitors taking part, Traffex is back for another year running  More...
        
 
The installation of Stanton Bonna GRP Liners, to rescue a damaged culvert and road above, provided structural strength and improved flow rates without disturbing the surrounding wildlife and traffic flow  More...
 
       
We are pleased to announce that Nissen will be exhibiting range of new products at Traffex  More...
    
   
Avery Dennison Reflective Solutions announces the launch of TrafficJet™, a complete digital printing system for the road traffic safety and reflective signage market featuring equipment, ink and reflective sheeting.  More...
          
As a critical part of the US national infrastructure the Sarah Mildred Long Bridge services the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard.  More...
        
   
New product launches and live demonstrations ensure Rennicks MTS will take centre stage at Traffex 2013.  More...
         
   
Safety was the main topic when Preformed Markings assisted leading specialist highways contractor EMTEK in Northern Ireland, to provide anti-slip solutions to the many manhole covers that stretch along the NW200 Motorcycle Road Race track.  More...
     
As suppliers of vehicle signage and conspicuity kits for over 25 years, Victory Design Limited have long been recognised as market leaders and will be exhibiting at this years Commercial Vehicle Show.  More...
    
Following the official launch of the new Apollo Alpha Sign Light at the end of January, TMP are pleased to announce that The Highland Council has been one of the first Local Authorities in the UK to agree to a trial site.  More...
 
   
   
The threat of flooding is once again appearing on the horizon after the recent spate of cold weather and over the next ten years snow engineers will have to be more creative in combating one of the biggest threats to the UK roads industry.  More...
        
Ritherdon & Co are happy to announce the introduction of our newest product – the world’s first passively safe roadside cabinet. The passively safe cabinet was officially crash-tested by TRL in January, to the specifications outlined in European standard BS EN 12767  More...
    
   
We are delighted to announce that as of 26th March 2013 Key Traffic Systems Ltd will become Keysoft Solutions Ltd, with the two parts of the company branded as Keysoft Traffic and Keysoft Landscape. More...
               
 
The Parliamentary Advisory Council for Transport Safety (PACTS) is to set up a Transport Safety Commission to inquire into road, rail and air safety. Initially the Commission will address road safety. More...
             
PETERBOROUGH-based Aebi Schmidt’s ‘Total Lifetime Care’ commitment to its customers earned the company a place in the finals of the Chartered Institute of Marketing Excellence Awards More...
     
Agreement has been reached with Electric Corby to install Siemens charging points for electric vehicles at the first of 10 locations in Corby, with a further 8 locations being finalised  More...
From 1 July this year, it will be mandatory for all manufacturers of traffic signs, sign posts, retroreflective material and other traffic signing products to conform to the essential requirements of the Construction Products Directive. More...
     
   
Dimming of Traffic Lights is not new; all signals are routinely dimmed during the night. But light levels in the UK during the day often fall low enough such that the lamps can also be dimmed, thereby saving energy. More...
         
   
Join us at Traffex 2013, 16-18th April, the international event for the traffic management, road safety, parking, highways maintenance and transportation industry.  More...
           
The subject of potholes, sunken and failed manhole covers and road surface degradation is an all too familiar theme that fills our newspapers and online blogs  More...
    
Designed with internal reinforcing struts within a robust body shell and a base constructed out of solid rubber co polymers, the SignPost Solutions 3Sixty reflective bollard was always expected to perform very well More...
     
RSA Insurance Group, Brake and the Optical Confederation are calling on the Government to revisit legislation on eyesight testing standards for new drivers, by supporting two Early Day Motions proposed by cross-party MPs John Leech, Barry Sheerman and David Amess. More...
     
Significant sums of money are spent every year by local councils in repairing and maintaining inductive loops used widely for vehicle detection  More...
      
Not many engineering start-ups make it to adulthood! Radix Traffic Limited, a company started by two engineers in 1988, are celebrating their 25th birthday.  More...
       
A live crash demonstration of the BarrierGuard road safety barrier will take place at Melbourne’s Sandown Raceway on March 15th in front of not only  More...
 
    
   
Over the past few years, Aberdeen City Council had found that the average lifespan of the inductive loop could be as little as three to five years.  More...
 
           
New traffic intersections across seven key sites in and around Slough have been equipped with over 150 wireless magnetometer sensors by Siemens.  More..
     
At the recent Transport Ticketing Conference in London, Siemens won the MasterCard Transport Ticketing Award 2013 in the category ‘Ticketing technology of the year’ More...
       
Specialist and LCV vehicle Hire Company SHB and Mobile Variable Message Signs (Mobile VMS) have joined forces to offer variable message signs through SHB’s 13 UK depots in a one-stop-shop solution. More...
     
No-one can question that a motorcyclist’s life is as important as a car driver’s yet it is often overlooked in the road safety features of our highways with More...
             
As surface friction testing for Road networks, car parks, private estates, industrial areas, and Petrol forecourts are becoming more and more intense it will be imperative that Engineers and More...
     
Launched at the recent Seeing is Believing event and available now, RouteShoot® enables anybody with a smartphone to shoot GPS-referenced video that can be uploaded directly from the field to a dedicated web-based portal for sharing.  More...
     
On the 4th December 2012 in icy conditions there was an accident on the A970 on the Shetland Islands. A vehicle struck one post of a two post Frangible Safety Post installation  More...
 
     
A European project, named Safelane, is being led by Highway Resource Solutions (HRS) and will focus on ground breaking technological developments  More...
       
Twisted road signs are clearly quite commonplace judging by the early popularity with local authorities of the new Signstr8 signpost.  More...
       
Optimast is a new range of passively safe sign masts from the team at SignPost Solutions. Developed by one of Europe’s leading passive engineers, the new circular extruded aluminium range will complement Signpost’s comprehensive passive portfolio which already boasts the market leading ‘Lattix’ and ‘KAPU’ range of masts and columns.  More...
   
   
Leading infrastructure services and construction company FM Conway has been awarded with a prestigious ‘Gold Zero Waste Award’ from LetsRecycle.com.  More...
        
East Midlands Airport connects over 4.3 million passengers with Europe and the world, supporting over 6,000 jobs which generate £300 million for the region’s economy.  More...
 
    
A local company in Hoddlesden has been praised for helping the Council keep the roads clear in a rural village.  More...

 

    
   
Central and Local governments are facing many challenges at the moment, not least the introduction of the DfT’s Traffic Signs Policy paper entitled “Signing the Way”.  More...
           
 
SignPost Solutions has introduced SPS 3Sixty, a robustly constructed reflective self righting bollard designed by a team of experts from the plastic and rubber industry with help and advice from the experienced team at SignPost Solutions.  More...
         
Nissen has over 50 years of experience in designing, developing, manufacturing and supplying innovative and reliable road safety products.  More...
 
     
   
On 4th January 2013, Ritherdon & Company celebrated being incorporated as a Limited company for 100-years.  More...
     
   
Ritherdon & Co are happy to announce that we have recently received Corporate Membership and certification for our continued support and sponsorship of the Institute of Highways Engineers Mercia branch.  More...
         
   
Ritherdon & Company are proud to announce the acquisition of Nottinghamshire-based Poletech Systems Limited, as of 14th December 2012  More...
     
   
SignPost Solutions Ltd has introduced ‘Rejuven8’, a fast new post replacement system.  More...
 
         
 
Leafield Environmental, the Wiltshire based street furniture manufacturer has produced a new six page, full colour bollard selector that details its complete range of  More...
           
   
With an enhanced focus working with key stakeholders to deliver cost-effective and energy efficient solutions for across key industry sectors  More...
     
    New range of low power LED retrofit solutions launched by Siemens
A new energy saving LED Wait indicator retrofit solution has been introduced by Siemens  More...
     
Traficon acquired by FLIR Systems
Traficon seeks to establish further growth in the traffic market as part of thermal imaging leader FLIR Systems, Inc.  More...
      
Siemens has agreed to sponsor Traffex 2013, the company announced today. As event partner, the company will  More...
  
   
Amersfoort, the Netherlands - Imtech Traffic & Infra, the traffic and infrastructure specialist of technical services provider Royal Imtech N.V., has extended  More... 
      
Founded in 1895 – catering for a variety of industries over more than 100-years in business – Ritherdon & Co’s venture into passive safety came fairly recently. More...
 
A number of Ritherdons’ passively-safe FlexiPole signpost systems have now been installed on the historic Clifton Suspension Bridge in Bristol.  More...
   
 
Ritherdons’ Peter Hoban was representing Ritherdon & Co in the United Arab Emirates this week, spending 5-days in the Gulf city of Abu Dhabi.  More...
     
Fugro has clinched a three-year contract with Luton Borough Council to provide a range of highway and footway investigations, including the Council’s annual SCANNER surveys using Fugro’s ARAN (Automatic Road Analyser) survey system.  More...
 
   
Nu-phalt Contracting has a well-established team who has worked closely with local authorities, private sector and facilities management clients, offering... More...
     
In many historic towns and cities, clients are looking for paving materials which compliment these heritage areas whilst being hard wearing enough to withstand modern day traffic volumes.  More...
 
   
FM Conway has won a Bronze Award at the prestigious Green Apple Built Environment Awards for its surfacing project at the Port of Dover in Kent.  More...
     
FM Conway has been awarded a twelve month contract with the Metropolitan Police Service to provide Traffic Management support in the City of London.  More...
 
Following surface deterioration and drainage problems on roads on a residential estate in Wisbech, Cambridgeshire County Council decided to undertake a GPR (ground penetrating radar) survey to investigate.   More...
 
   
Jim Fitzpatrick, Shadow Road Safety Minister, has said drivers are at risk on 40% of Britain’s roads due to fading road markings in austerity Britain. More...
     
   
The quality of road markings on the UK’s roads is in rapid decline, with the standard of markings on Scotland’s roads almost in free-fall  More...
     
 
Victory Design Ltd is pleased to announce the launch of Fleet ID – a unique, bespoke online shop for Fleet Managers. Fleet ID is a quick and secure online ordering system tailored to your fleet - simply log onto the system and you’ll find the Chapter 8 kits and branded livery for your specific vehicles.  More...
 
 
FM Conway’s civil engineering teams have commenced work on the Bexleyheath Town Centre Revitalisation (BTCR) scheme, on behalf of Bexley Council and Transport for London.  More...
 
 
 
Clearview Traffic Group Ltd has today announced the appointment of Stephen Ladyman as Strategic advisor.  More...
 
 
 
 
Two key players in the traffic management sector have signed a deal that will not only enable wider market access to the latest generation of variable message signs (VMS), but which they hope will also promote the case for legislative evolution facilitating the greater efficiency of the UK’s road network. More...
 
 
   
Seeing is Believing is delighted to be working with Brake, the road safety charity, to promote the importance of driving safely at two Seeing is Believing workshops later this month.  More...
 
 
A new 3G wireless communications solution which allows Siemens UTMC OTUs to be connected to the company’s PC SCOOT UTC instation has been launched by the company following extensive field trials. More...
 
 
Regularly seen alongside rail tracks, Stanton Bonna’s precast concrete Access Stairs are being increasingly used on highways projects as they provide More...
 
 

New traffic signal maintenance contracts have been placed with Siemens by four highways authorities in the Midlands More...
 
 
   
FM Conway has been awarded a £2 million contract to carry out surfacing works for the London Borough of Wandsworth. More...
     
A Night Owl, retroreflective, self-righting bollard from Leafield Environmental is vying for the title “Toughest Bollard in Britain”.  More...
 
 
Bored of being ‘fast-tracked’ in life? Come along to Seeing is Believing and get a taste of what speed is really like.  More... 
 
 
LED active road studs from Rennicks deliver a safe, sustainable and economical method of bright delineation across a wide-variety of environments.More... 
 
 
Northern Ireland's 'Right to Ride' campaign were contacted by Preformed Markings, a company that makes “Premark Anti-Skid”, which is a high performance anti-slip material that works extremely well on steel and iron.More... 
 
 
UK road accidents have increased by 3 per cent, from 1,850 in 2010 to 1,901 in 2011, just under half of all fatalities were car occupants.More... 
 
 
ITS World Congress, Vienna, Austria, 22 October 2012 - Traficon is announcing an expanded portfolio of Automatic Incident Detection (AID) products at this year’s ITS World Congress in Vienna.More... 
 
 
ITS World Congress, Vienna, Austria, 22 October 2012 - Traficon is pleased to announce EYE-D, a powerful Automatic Number Plate Recognition (ANPR) camera that automatically recognizes license plates from all over the world with the highest accuracy.More... 
 
 
~ See us on external space no. 63; indoor stand no. 66 ~
At SIB 2012, Klaruw will be highlighting its low cost, high output, all-weather retexturing technologies after completing its busiest six months on record.More... 
 
 
Fugro will be highlighting developments in surveys for road construction, pavement maintenance and highways asset monitoring at a forthcoming technical seminar.More...  
 
 
Leading traffic technology company Siemens is heading to Scotland next month to take part in the country’s largest traffic management and highway maintenance event being held at the Royal Highland Centre, Edinburgh (7- 8 November 2012). More... 
 
 
Clearview Traffic, jointly with Jacobs and Telford & Wrekin Council, has won the Road Safety Scheme Award at the Highways Magazine Excellence Awards 2012.More... 
 
 
There is only one sure way of meeting customer and client demands without going over budget and that’s to use the best, most cost-effective products, systems, methods and technology – and Seeing is Believing has them all. More... 
 
 
Leafield Environmental will be exhibiting its range of Highway and decorative bollards and signs at Seeing is Believing 2012.More...
 
 
From motorways to cycle paths Clearview Traffic Group have now installed over 70,000 Astucia active flush and surface mounted road studs in the UK and many more worldwide.More... 
 
 
7 – 8 November 2012 | Royal Highland Centre, Edinburgh. More... 
 
 
An extensive programme to upgrade Northamptonshire County Council's current traffic systems started last month. More... 
 
 
Siemens has recently completed the installation of a replacement pedestrian controller and crossing system at a special school campus run by the Seashell Trust in Cheadle, Cheshire to help young people with learning difficulties gain valuable road safety experience. More... 
 
 
Slough Borough Council (SBC) has joined the growing number of UK local authorities to deploy the latest version of Comet, the advanced traffic management and information system from Siemens. More...   
 
 
SPS 3Sixty has been designed by a team of experts from the plastic and rubber industry with help and assistance from SPS personnel who have over ten years experience in reflective bollard technology.More... 
 
 
Clearview Traffic Group has been shortlisted in two different categories for the Highways Magazine Excellence Awards 2012, with two diverse road delineation projects.More... 
Leading integrated service company FM Conway is preparing to go live with its new enterprise resource planning system (ERP).More... 
 
 
Traffic managers, engineers and consultants from across the country are being invited to join Siemens at the annual JCT Traffic Signal Symposium and Exhibition at the University of Warwick this week. More... 
 
 
   
The highways industry demands increasing innovation and excellence- and attendance at Seeing is Believing (November 20-22, at Bruntingthorpe, Leicestershire – www.sib.uk.net) will provide proof for Continuous Professional Development programmes run by contractors, local authorities, manufacturers and designers. More...
 
     
   
An innovative traffic management solution to reduce queues and congestion around Barnsley, designed and deployed by Siemens, has been selected as one of three finalists for the Highways Magazine Excellence Awards, Congestion Reduction Scheme 2012. More...
 
     
Siemens Electromobility solutions on show at LCV2012  Highlighting the company’s commitment to the evolving UK Electric Vehicle market, Siemens is heading to the Millbrook Proving Ground in Bedford to take part in this year’s Low Carbon Vehicle Event (LCV2012). More... 
 
 
Complementing the company's proven loop and radar detection solutions, Siemens has unveiled WiMag, an alternative traffic detection system that uses magnetic disturbances to detect vehicles and low power wireless technology to transmit data to host controllers. More... 
 
 
Seeing is Believing in Leicestershire, a ‘must see’ event for authorities, their contractors, suppliers and products designers and manufacturers, has appointed a Press Officer to handle print, broadcast and the continuing growth of digital media.More... 
 
 
A Night Owl, retroreflective, self-righting bollard from Leafield Environmental is vying for the title "Toughest Bollard in Britain".More...    
 
 
ARTSM (The Association for Road Traffic Safety and Management) are a not-for-profit organisation that works tirelessly for its members by ensuring that they are kept abreast of developments and up to date on all technical, performance and legislative requirements that affect the various areas within the highway and transportation industry that they work in. More... 
 
 
Bournemouth Borough Council is the first local authority in the country to deploy Siemens InView, the company’s all new fault and asset management system that is hosted on the internet. More... 
 
 
 

Street Furnishings of Wargrave, Berkshire have been appointed distributor/stockist for the Night Owl range of self-righting  More...

     
     
   
Golden River Traffic, a division of Clearview Traffic Group is delighted to announce the award of a prestigious framework  More...
     
     
VIP BIKE bicycle detection board and TrafiRadar vehicle presence sensor are aimed at the US intersection market. More... 
 
 
Golden River Traffic (GRT), part of the Clearview Traffic Group Ltd, has secured an astounding 22 year contract to continue maintaining the Traffic Measuring Equipment sites that monitor traffic flows across Sirhowy Enterprise Way DBFO located in the heart of the Sirhowy Valley in Caerphilly, Wales.More... 
 
 
A major project by Siemens to upgrade over 160 traffic signal controllers across Tyne and Wear is set to go ahead following the award of Better Bus Area (BBA) funding from the Department for Transport to The Tyne and Wear Integrated Transport Authority. More... 
 
 

Sign developer and supplier Mobile Traffic Solutions (MTS) has developed a portable Intelligent Transportation System (ITS) for hire – delivering seamless, fast access to the latest technology, without the cost and complexities of capital outlay.More... 
 
 
The A41 north of Telford, Shropshire running through Chetwynd is a notoriously dangerous stretch of road due to a staggered junction with few road markings, delineation or signage.More...  
 
 
The new look website (http://www.clearviewtraffic.com/) is sleek and stylish and is full of new features. It is even more informative with quick and easy access to essential information on Clearview Traffic Group, including Astucia and Golden River Traffic products and applications, making a user friendly and informative experience for you. More...  
 
 
The M42 motorway junctions 1to 3a had been identified as an accident black spot area due to the lack of street lighting linked to increased accident rates. More...
 
 
Leading UK infrastructure services provider Amey, which works in partnership with Birmingham City Council to run the highways maintenance service in the city, has placed an order with Siemens for an upgrade to the latest PC SCOOT Urban Traffic Control (UTC) system. More...   
 
 
Advanced dew resistant sheeting from Rennicks UK utilises the latest in technology to enhance night time visibility for road users - even during periods of dew formation.More...  
 
 
Dorman, the leading innovator in LED safety products for road and rail environments, has rebranded to Unipart Dorman.More... 
 
 
Ritherdon & Co are dedicated to the developmental improvement of all existing products where possible. More...
 
 
A new fast charging point from Siemens is now in place at Climatecars in central London, an environmentally-friendly private hire car service offering an alternative to black taxis and minicabs. More...
 
 
Visitors to the Local Authority Lighting Exhibition will be able to see first-hand how LED active road studs from Rennicks UK deliver a safe, sustainable and economical method of lighting across a wide-variety of environments.More... 
 
 
Klaruw bv, the Dutch retexturing and surface treatment plant specialist, has appointed Martin Leech as managing director of its UK direct contracting operation. More...   
 
 
Haldo Developments has made an agreement with Leafield Environmental to help promote and distribute the Night Owl range of self-righting keep left bollards. More... 
 
 
Siemens is co-sponsoring Towards a Greener Fleet 2012 in Edinburgh on Wednesday 30 May. More...    

 

 
 
SafeZone™, Siemens’ innovative approach to average speed enforcement, has been approved for deployment in the UK by the Home Office. More...   
 
 
 
   
Crash barriers are designed to save lives but in a deployment of BarrierGuard 800 on the Napean Highway at Frankston, Australia, recently More... 
     
Leafield Environmental has launched an illuminated version of the proven Night Owl self-righting, retroreflective bollard. More... 
 
 
 
This year’s Developments in Pavement Assessment (DIPA) conference will take place July 17 in Birmingham, organiser Fugro Aperio has announced.More... 
 
 
A major programme to upgrade traffic lights at 78 junctions and 100 pedestrian crossings across Norfolk with new energy-saving LED signals from Siemens is due for completion this month. More...   
 
 
 
Fugro Aperio has completed the latest Traffic Speed Structural Survey (TRASS) contract as part of the UK Highways Agency’s drive to implement annual structural testing on the English trunk road network. More... 
Exhibiting for the first time at GreenFleet Arrive'n'Drive at Rockingham Motor Speedway on Thursday 17 May, Siemens will promote the company’s increasingly popular electromobility solutions for the evolving UK Electric Vehicle market. More... 
 
 
 
FM Conway has been awarded the Gold Award in the 2012 RoSPA ‘Occupational Health & Safety Awards’.  More... 
 
 
Leafield Environmental has launched a traditional style "Manchester" Bollard reminiscent of the cast iron bollards used for centuries but offering the benefits of modern day manufacturing materials.More... 
 
 
 
Golden River Traffic (GRT), part of the Clearview Traffic Group Ltd, has successfully renewed a long-term contract to maintain the road traffic monitoring system on the A1 Darrington to Dishforth DBFO project with Road Management Services Ltd. (RMS). More... 
 
 
An increasing number of highways contractors are being enticed to use colour portable Variable Message Signs and in the process may unwittingly be breaking rules set out in the Traffic Signs Regulations and General Directions (TSRGD), it has been claimed.More... 
 
 
Siemens is heading to Silverstone in Northants this month to take part in the Electric Vehicle and Low CO2 Fleet Show 2012 organised by Fleet World publications. More... 
 
 
 
Leafield Environmental has introduced Linsign 150, an exciting new range of sign bollards that is thought to be the perfect solution for designating cycle routes or parking spaces and controlling site access or safety. More... 
 
 
Clearview Traffic Group Ltd are pleased to announce that the merger of its Count On Us traffic survey and market research arm with Sky High Plc has now been completed. More...    
 
 
A new joint venture between FM Conway and AECOM has been created to provide integrated multidisciplinary highways expertise. More...   
 
 
The designation recognizes firms based on their commitment to ethical leadership, compliance practices and corporate social responsibility. More...   
 
 
Vaisala is a global leader in environmental and industrial measuring, with over 75 years’ experience in the industry. Ritherdon & Co have been supplying Vaisala with a variety of cabinets in a variety of different sizes, including the RB800 and RB1250. Vaisala highlighted the quality finish and size of the cabinets as a determining factor in choosing Ritherdon & Co to manufacture and supply their cabinets. More... 
 
 
Pips Technology Ltd is a market-leader in the manufacture and supply of the most advanced automatic number plate recognition (ANPR) cameras and was recently named the 14th fastest growing technology company in the UK by the Sunday Times. More...   
 
 
Clearview Traffic Group, the driving force in originality in the traffic and road safety industry, is pleased to announce they have secured a contract for the installation and maintenance of automatic traffic monitoring equipment on behalf of Transport for London. More... 
 
 
Ten contractors have been shortlisted by Transport for London to carry out highways works that could be worth up to £1.8bn over 8 years. More... 
 
 
Intertraffic 2012 will see the launch of our new traffic islands, developed to complement our existing range of unique rubber products. More... 
 
 
Rennicks UK and Mobile Traffic Solutions (MTS) are enhancing their service to clients for 2012 with the launch of two new websites.More... 
 
 
More than half of all motorists now use digital services to tax or declare their vehicles off the road, according to latest figures released by the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA).More...  
 
 
From 1st July 2012 all drivers visiting France will need to carry a breathalyser kit in their cars, as French drivers will have to and from November 2012 there will be an €11 fine for non compliance. More... 
 
 
The AA is set to launch a new insurance policy which uses ‘black box’ technology to track driver performance and set premiums.More... 
 
 
Legal fees caused by personal injury and whiplash claims are costing UK motorists up to £2.4 million a day in inflated car insurance costs, according to a new report.More... 
 
 
The Ritherdon Passive Safe FlexiPole Sign System has continued to impress on current trials throughout the UK. More... 
 
 
Ritherdon & Co Ltd. are happy to announce that we will be exhibiting at Intertraffic 2012 in Amsterdam from 27th to 30th March.  More...   
 
International ground stabilization specialist, Tensar, has successfully defended its TriAx product range against several Chinese patent infringements. More... 
 
 
Trevor Wedge FAIRSO has decided to take retirement from his position as Chief Driving Examiner at the DSA with effect from the end of February.  More... 
 
 
The number of drivers over the age of 80 has now topped one million according to information obtained following a freedom of information request to the DVLA at the end of January.  More... 
 
 
Ritherdon & Co Ltd’s EL keep left sign utilises the unique FlexiPole sign system, drastically improving durability and reducing costs. The FlexiPole system is a fully-collapsible, passive safe sign post and is tested to withstand impacts of up to 1000 times at speeds of 60mph.  More...