Highways News

Highways News

  • July 5, 2017 – Transport Investment Strategy: Moving Britain Ahead

    Department for Transport   The Department for Transport has published a new strategy explaining how local roads will benefit from a multi-billion-pound investment fund and … more

  • March 30, 2017

    New skills survey calls to make the highways sector fit for the future A survey by Highways UK into UK skills highlights that 71% of … more

  • March 28, 2017 – Annual Local Authority Road Maintenance (ALARM) Survey 2017

    The Asphalt Industry Alliance’s (AIA) latest ALARM survey reports that that within the next five years one in six of our roads will need to … more

  • October 28, 2016

    The UK Roads Liaison Group (UKRLG) has published an updated Code of Practice following a two year review. ‘Well-Managed Highways Infrastructure’ was commissioned by the … more

  • October 12, 2016

    The Rees Jeffreys Road Fund publishes its report on A Major Road Network for England. Report authors David Quarmby and Phil Carey set out that the … more

  • October 11, 2016

    Emission link with road condition European research shows that smoother roads can reduce CO2 emissions from vehicles by around five per cent, highlighting the need … more

  • August 31, 2016

    Future plans announced for Highways Maintenance Efficiency Programme It is a period of change for the Highways Maintenance Efficiency Programme (HMEP) as it is announced … more