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Pioneering MVIS solution deployed on Highways England’s biggest scheme

Pioneering MVIS solution deployed on Highways England’s biggest scheme

🕔10:19, 8.Sep 2017

The first ITS solution enabling real-time journey information from the National Traffic Operations Centre (NTOC) to be displayed on portable variable message signs (VMS),has been deployed on the largest scheme in Highways England’s current programme, promoting easier road user interpretation. Mobile

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Feeling A Sense of Relief: Highways England Tackle Congestion

Feeling A Sense of Relief: Highways England Tackle Congestion

🕔11:40, 4.Aug 2017

Highways England, operator of one of the world’s most advanced road networks, completed seven major schemes valued at more than £800m in the last year and has announced a further 15 will start or open in 2017/18. The programme outlined in

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Highways England awards new-style framework contracts in Cumbria, North Lancashire and the North East

Highways England awards new-style framework contracts in Cumbria, North Lancashire and the North East Updated

🕔08:00, 1.Feb 2017

Highways England has teamed up with 18 companies to help improve journeys for road users in Cumbria and North Lancashire, and the North East of England. A new style framework, worth up to £434 million, was awarded on Monday 23

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M1 Smart Motorway, live, today in West Yorkshire

M1 Smart Motorway, live, today in West Yorkshire

🕔08:21, 15.Dec 2015

M1 Smart Motorway scheme moves on as variable speed limits will come into force on a West Yorkshire motorway from today. The first phase of the Highways England smart motorway scheme between junction 39 at Wakefield and junction 42 at

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MVMS exhibit at the first Highways UK event at London’s ExCeL on 25-26 November

MVMS exhibit at the first Highways UK event at London’s ExCeL on 25-26 November

🕔09:30, 25.Nov 2015

The show will bring together the people responsible for planning, developing, managing and maintaining the UK’s road network. Supported by Highways England, the new gatekeeper for investment in the strategic road network, the event combines a major exhibition with a high-level

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Highways England likely to say new trans-Pennine link could preserve Peak District and ease congestion

Highways England likely to say new trans-Pennine link could preserve Peak District and ease congestion

🕔15:37, 6.Nov 2015

A new report is likely to back an ambitious plan to build a tunnel under the Pennines to help fight road congestion. The study, led by Highways England, looks set to say that connecting Manchester to Sheffield by going underground

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Pictures show the success of the A3 Hindhead Tunnel safety exercise

Pictures show the success of the A3 Hindhead Tunnel safety exercise

🕔15:45, 5.Nov 2015

Highways England has released pictures of the safety exercise held in the A3 Hindhead Tunnel in Surrey last week to show the success of the response from tunnel operators and emergency services. During the exercise, the emergency services dealt with

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Active management of diversions has safety spin off

Active management of diversions has safety spin off

🕔16:52, 29.Oct 2015

One of Highways England’s key objectives is to provide road users with information that is relevant to their journeys. Smart motorways are an obvious example and now, thanks to pioneering work from leading transport infrastructure specialist Colas Limited, information on

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Highways England Extends Yotta Horizons Contract

Highways England Extends Yotta Horizons Contract

🕔11:43, 27.Oct 2015

Highways England, the government owned company responsible for managing England’s core road network has awarded a contract to Yotta. Covering a range of software and professional services, the new two-year contract includes licences for Yotta’s visualised asset management platform Horizons,

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New technology set to transform England’s motorways

New technology set to transform England’s motorways

🕔11:27, 12.Oct 2015

A new high-tech intelligent transport system is set to transform the way traffic is managed on England’s motorways and major A roads. Highways England has awarded a £30 million contract to Austria-based firm Kapsch TrafficCom AG to install the system

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