Cllr Keith Glazier
Transport for the South East (TfSE) is to launch its economic connectivity review at a one-day conference at Farnborough in May. Councillor Keith Glazier, Chair of TfSE and Leader of East Sussex County Council believes this new approach to the South East's strategic transport needs is an amazing opportunity to set the future economy in the right direction and underpins the South East's ambitions for inward investment, jobs, new housing and the environment
Across the two days of Highways UK, the Intelligent Infrastructure Hub offered shortlisted organisations an opportunity to present their ideas under cross-examination from a panel of industry experts and asset-owning clients, reports Antony Oliver.
A year from now we'll understand if something quite extraordinary is feasible on the UK's dual carriageways and motorways, something that could be the first step in a logistics revolution with the potential to benefit every UK consumer and millions of others around the world
We have seen great improvements in incident detection and speed of response and recovery, but the next big improvement in reducing traffic jams will be through better use of data.
Transport Focus has known from some of its earliest research that quality of the road surface is users' top priority for improvement. It's looked further into the subject and will be launching its latest report 'Road surfacing: what road users want from Highways England' at Highways UK next month.
The Infrastructure Investment Strategy gives weight to the view that done well, done sympathetically and done with our communities and businesses, we can bring about benefits that are more than just the time it takes to get from A to B