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November 11, 2019
Thailand’s poor road safety is a serious concern, hitting the country’s economy hard and resulting in a casualty high toll for its people. In the…
November 11, 2019
Work is commencing on the S3 expressway project in Poland. Costing €355 million, the expressway will connect Bolko with Kamienna Gora Polnoc. A…
November 11, 2019
The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) is providing the funding for a series of major infrastructure projects in the Philippines. In all…
November 11, 2019
A new programme of research may deliver innovative technologies to help in the development of more complex concrete structures. This new research…
November 8, 2019
Brazil is making a determined effort to improve its road safety, in a bid to cut the country’s casualty rate. The National Department of Transport…
November 8, 2019
The US has serious road safety issues that need to be addressed. In 2018, close to 36,600 people were killed in road crashes, according to data from…
November 8, 2019
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is setting out its new transport development plan for the coming five years. The EBRD has…
November 8, 2019
The tender process is underway again for a 24km stretch of road in Poland. The new road section will connect the ring road around the town of Suwalki…
November 8, 2019
New Zealand is planning a programme of road repairs from now until March 2020. Over 1,200km of roads will be repaired under the plans.
November 8, 2019
A major highway concession package has been awarded to a consortium in Colombia. Concesionaria Vial Andina (Coviandina) has won the tender to manage…
November 8, 2019
There has been little change in road safety standards in Myanmar, despite recent efforts by the authorities. There has been a drop in overall crashes…
November 8, 2019
Indonesia has a major programme of toll road development work in hand, intended to boost transport across the nation. New toll road links will reduce…
November 8, 2019
The Wacker Neuson Group reports strong growth in its business activities in its third quarter for 2019. There was a double-digit rise in revenue to €…
November 7, 2019
An important road safety contract has been awarded in the UK. The Road Safety Foundation won the work to review how investments are prioritised to…
November 6, 2019
A 60m pre-constructed pedestrian bridge weighing 150 tonnes as been wheeled into position over the A63 in the northern English city of Hull. The…