July 1 2015 | Region: SoRSA
The Annual SoRSA Conference was held on Monday 15 & Tuesday 16 June at the Birmingham Crowne Plaza Hotel. Over 130 delegates were involved in the workshop sessions which considered the A30 Temple to Higher Carblake Scheme during the Monday afternoon. There was a full-day conference on Tuesday attended by over 190 delegates; the presentations are available to view below. Copyright is retained by the authors at all times.
DATE FOR YOUR DIARY: the 2016 Conference will be held on Monday 20 & Tuesday 21 June. Further information will be available in due course.
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May 14 2015
CIHT welcomes the potential opportunity for transport to be given a greater strategic focus through the Cities Devolution Bill as giving greater prominence to transport can unlock wider benefits. Transport offers economic, social and health benefits, particularly in congested urban situations. Cycling and walking need to feature prominently in discussions about transport decision making, investment and management in city regions.
May 18 2015
June 19 2012
CIHT & SoRSA to Award Highways Agency Certificate of Competency
January 28 2015
Successful start for A9 average speed camera scheme
Local road professionals call for reinstated safety targets
February 11 2015
Concerns as road casualties rise and traffic police decrease
Green light for driverless car trials
February 13 2015
New Issue of Transportation Professional Available
February 18 2015
Chancellor urged to increase certainty for local transport
Questions over what caused fatal M1 crash
February 25 2015
Friday start for M25 Thurrock upgrade
April 23 2015
North Eastern and Northern Branches Press Release
February 24 2015
Professor Glen Lyons, CIHT Council Member, from the University of West of England secured a secondment to the New Zealand Ministry of Transport. In this podcast Glen outlines the scope of the project: “the real challenge was to combine how transport might develop with how society itself might develop…we are fundamentally embracing uncertainty”.
March 2 2015
London Cycle Design Standards
March 4 2015
Drug drivers to be caught more easily under new law
March 8 2015
CIHT is celebrating international women’s day (8 March 2015) and encouraging more women to take up careers in highways and transportation.
March 10 2015
Call for a National Transport Strategy at CIHT Annual Conference
March 11 2015
National Conference calls for greater devolution
Safety first for Traffex exhibition
Transport group appoints new head
CIHT Launches Apprentice Grade of Membership
March 18 2015
2015 budgets highlights how transport is an engine for growth
March 25 2015
Colas to show off new products at Traffex
December 1 2014
Issue 10 (Dec 2014) of the CIHT North Eastern Branch Newsletter
October 17 2014
Thames & Chilterns Branch honour retiring Treasurer
November 17 2014
Street Design for All - with Colin Davis
November 4 2014
Using technology to optimise a Highways Maintenance Workforce
Joint Thames & Chilterns and Southern Branches 2014 Dinner Dance
April 2 2015
April 1 2015
Highways England, the government-owned company which will deliver the largest investment in England’s major roads in a generation, officially launched today.
CIHT's Elections for Officers and Council Members for 2015/16 opened on Monday 30 March.
April 8 2015
April 10 2015
April issue of Transportation Professional Available.
April 14 2015
The 2015 AGM will be held at 1730 hours on Monday 15th June 2015 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, Holliday Street, Birmingham.
April 22 2015
April 21 2015
The revised requirements and advice document (DMRB Volume 5, Section 2, Part 2) for Road Safety Audit (RSA) on the motorway and trunk road network in England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales was published on 31st March 2015.
CIHT has released the latest in a range of guidelines as an update to the 'Transport in the Urban Environment' publication.The new guidance explore the latest developments around walking and the development of successful places in the urban environment.
April 17 2015
CIHT have analysed and reviewed the recent transport commitments in a number of political party manifestos released this week.
April 29 2015
April 28 2015
120 delegates enjoyed a full day’s seminar at Haydock Park Racecourse recently. This was the third free Annual Highway Maintenance Conference arranged by the CIHT’s North West Region.
May 6 2015
May 13 2015
May 19 2015
CIHT’s sixth Annual General Meeting will take place at 119 Britannia Walk on 17 June 2015, beginning at 4.30pm.
May 25 2015
North Eastern Branch Newsletter - Issue 11 (May 2015)
May 27 2015
May 26 2015
Southern Branch has closed
June 1 2015
Are you at the right grade of CIHT Membership? We’re now offering a free transfer.
June 10 2015
June 2 2015
CIHT has recently awarded the Certificate of Merit to five members for their outstanding services to the Institution.
June 3 2015
June 4 2015
CIHT has released the latest in a range of guidelines as an update to the 'Transport in the Urban Environment' publication.
The new guidance ‘Involving the Public and Other Stakeholders’ encourages and enables transportation practitioners to engage more effectively with those who stand to be most directly affected by the work they undertake
June 11 2015
Ministers from the Department for Transport answered oral questions in the Commons on 11 June.
Andrew Jones, new Minister for Local Roads has announced the ‘pilot exercise’ for the local highways maintenance funding incentive element.
June 19 2015
The June 2015 issue of Transportation Professional is now available for members of CIHT to view.
June 17 2015
CIHT welcomes new President Dr Susan Sharland
June 23 2015
The Chartered Institution of Highways & Transportation (CIHT) is supporting National Women in Engineering Day (NWED) today (23 June) and encouraging more women to take up careers in highways and transportation.
June 24 2015
June 22 2015
May 21 2015
July 1 2015
June 8 2015
July 17 2015
July/August issue of Transportation Professional Available.
Ministers from the Department for Transport answered oral questions in the Commons on 16 July.
July 29 2015
July 31 2015
CIHT has an opportunity to put forward the thoughts and representations of its membership suggesting ideas for policies or reforms for inclusion in the Spending Review.
July 30 2015
Do you have an interest in the history of our motorways? If yes, then this is for you. CIHT is calling for keen and enthusiastic members to join our newest network – the Motorway Archive Special Interest Group.
April 30 2015
The Midlands Branch AGM which was held on the 27th April 2015 at Nottingham University was the last one for this branch, after the meeting the branch became the CIHT East Midlands Region.
August 4 2015
CIHT North West is saddened to announce the death of Alan Stilwell, a Trustee of CIHT and Chair of its Learned Society and Technical Affairs Board.
August 6 2015
NE&C 2015 Awards - promotion and entry guidelines
August 12 2015
The National Audit Office (NAO) have recently published ‘A short guide to the Department for Transport’.