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News articles from Transportation Professional

 Regular articles (five per year) are produced on the UK Roads Liaison Group activites.  To read the articles see below.  For further information on Transportation Professional and subscription rates click here.

 
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Transportation Professional - May 2019

Efforts made to strengthen asset management skills - competent professional play an essential part in managing the road network well, for the benefit of the economy and society...

Transportation Professional - news article 14/05/19
Transportation Professional - March 2019

Safety of structures is paramount to the UK Bridges Board and recent guidance supported by the Board should ensure that bridge engineers are doing all they can to manage safety critical fixings....

Transportation Professional - news article 14/03/19
Transportation Professional January 2019

Future focus on vehicles helps shape current thinking - Efforts to improve air quality in cities must take account of emissions generated from real world driving and not just laboratory tests, finds a new report....

Transportation Professional - news article 3/01/19
Transportation Professional October 2018

Well managed highway code goes live later this month - By the end of October highway authorities must be fully compliant with the UKRLG code of practice ‘Well-managed Highway Infrastructure’ including the need to have adopted a risk based approach to maintenance. Authorities are getting to grips with this and the U...

Transportation Professional - news article 30/10/18
Transportation Professional July-August 2018

Lighting efficiency champion offers illuminating thoughts - Lindsay McGregor has been a strong advocate of councils switching to LEDs. UK Lighting Board chair Lindsay McGregor stands down from his role this summer. Here he sets out his vision for further promoting energy efficient solutions and reflects on recent prog...

Transportation Professional - news article 19/07/18
Transportation Professional May 2018

Best foot forward for new asset management advice - Comprehensive guidance has been released by the UKRLG covering footway and cycle routes...

Transportation Professional - news article 15/05/18
Transportation Professional March 2018

Building on big data to improve transport thinking - Useful data sets can be interrogated by academics to improve our understanding of how transport improves peoples2019 lives, article on UKRLG2019s work with the Urban Big Data Centre....

Transportation Professional - news article 12/03/18
Transportation Professional January 2018

Future highway systems target better use of digital innovation - UK Roads Liaison Group member and chair of industry association ADEPT's engineering board Parvis Khansari writes about a recently published report looking at digital innovation and highways....

Transportation Professional - news article 4/01/18
Benefits of highway asset risk management explained

Benefits of highway asset risk management explained. Modern approaches to managing highway assets contained in a recently updated code of practice place a greater emphasis on risk and should be closely followed, says Andy Warrington MCIHT. Originally published in September in Transportation Professional. Republished...

Transportation Professional - news article 16/10/17
Transportation Professional October 2017

Flexible finance options help investment in street lighting. Greater flexibility in financing street lighting schemes should give confidence to authorities who are looking to improve energy efficiency and save money...

Transportation Professional - news article 16/10/17
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