Highways UK 2019 Starts in



6/7 November 2019, NEC, Birmingham




materials

Civils Infrastructure

CMIH Competition

Civils & Materials Dome

Tarmac Civils & Materials Dome

Industry briefings on the applications of civil engineering innovation in the highways sector.

Wednesday 6 November

11.45-12.10

How innovation can help address the UK's road construction challenges

Brian Kent, National Technical Director, Tarmac

12.30-12.55

How NOT to design highway drainage in the 21st century

Joanna Bradley, Market Development Manager, SDS Limited

13.15-13.40

Warm mix asphalt: reducing carbon emissions and improving efficiencies

Asphalt Industries Alliance

14.00-14.25

Are your traffic management plans safe and legal?

Kealie Franklin, General Secretary, ARTSM

14.45-15.10

Applications of intelligent technology and innovation in asset management

Reg Cook, Head of Operations, Talent

15.30-15.55

Silverstone Case Study

Tim Smith, Contracting Technical Lead, Tarmac

16.05-16.30

Self-healing graphene

Dr Ioanna Papanikolaou, Business Development Manager, Costain

16.35-17.00

Technical innovations that helped deliver pavement efficiency gains in RIS 1

Jon Cole, Head of Pavement Efficiency and Productivity, Highways England and James Burdall, Associate Director, AECOM

 

Thursday 7 November

09.30-09.55

Innovations in bitumen technology

Gary Schofield, Technical Manager, Total Bitumen

10.10-10.35

Highways applications of incinerator bottom ash

Fortis IBA

10.50-11.15

Case study: AI applied to road asset condition inspections

US firm RoadBotics' artificial intelligence technology offers a potentially game changing alternative to detailed visual inspections. The session looks at the outputs from early UK trials with TfL and Westminster council.

Harry Broster, FM Conway

11.30-11.55

The future of Work Zone Safety

Chief Strategy Officer, Chevron/HRS

12.10-12.35

Developments in road applications of cement bound granular materials (CBGM)

Tarmac

12.50-13.15

Best practice in contracting solutions

Rick Ashton, UK Market Development Manager, Total Bitumen

13.30-13.55

Low volume asphalt for potholes, patching and utility reinstatements

Hayden Davie, Technical Sales Engineer, Jobling Purser

14.05-14.30

Automating high risk maintenance tasks

TRL

14.40-15.10

Quality control of readymix concrete during transit

Verifi

 

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Materials and Maintenance Dome Sponsor

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