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Ashghal begins work on Al Rayyan expressway project in Qatar
22 July, 2014
Qatar public works authority Ashghal has started work on the first two phases of the QAR4.5bn ($1.23bn) Al Rayyan expressway...
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Sharjah RTA approves road development work
Tuesday, July 22, 2014 The Sharjah Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) in the UAE has approved a contract to develop the emirate's infrastructure and control traffic...

Spanish researchers develop low-cost traffic monitoring software
Monday, July 21, 2014 Researchers at the University of Granada in Spain have developed software that provides real-time traffic data on mobile and web-based...

Dubai’s RTA begins Sheikh Zayed road diversion works
Monday, July 21, 2014 Dubai's Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has started works on Sheikh Zayed Road, in a move to divert traffic as a part of the water canal...

Oman floats tender for $2.6bn Al Batinah Expressway project
Friday, July 18, 2014 The Ministry of Transport and Communications in Oman has floated a tender for Package 7 of the $2.6bn Al Batinah Expressway...

UK Highways Agency to modernise M18 signalling technology
Friday, July 18, 2014 The UK Highways Agency will install new motorway incident detection and automated signalling (MIDAS) technology on the M18 in South Yorkshire under a £317m pinch point...

Huatong Road & Bridge Group likely to default on bond payments in China
Thursday, July 17, 2014 Chinese construction company Huatong Road & Bridge Group announced its inability to honour ¥400m ($64.5m) worth of bonds that are due later this...

UK to undertake planning for two Lower Thames Crossing location options
Thursday, July 17, 2014 The UK Government has announced its decision to undertake detailed planning for two location options for a new Lower Thames Crossing in...

Driverless cars could pose threat to road safety, says FBI
Wednesday, July 16, 2014 An FBI report has claimed that although driverless cars may help reduce road accidents, they could also pose a threat to public...

US set to approve $11bn plan for road projects
Wednesday, July 16, 2014 The US House of Representatives has voted 367-55 for an $11bn plan to pay the federal government's share of road and bridge repair projects through May...

UK DoT approves 44 schemes under sustainable transport fund
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 A total of 44 sustainable transport schemes across England are to share a £64m investment from the UK Government's 2015-2016 Local Sustainable Transport...


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Abu Dhabi Police and VITRONIC to Build Automated Enforcement Management System
Tuesday, July 22, 2014 by VITRONIC An 'advanced and comprehensive' project comprises 500 PoliScanspeed spot enforcement systems, 120 PoliScanseco point-to-point enforcement systems, case processing software and asset...

BARTCO Exhibits at QME2014
Monday, July 21, 2014 by BARTCO BARTCO manufactures and supplies the market with innovative equipment solutions in road traffic management and visual message signs for industries ranging from hire, construction and...

SALAM SICE Awarded ATMS Contract for Qatar's Salwa and Dukhan Highways
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 by SICE As a partner in the firm Salam Sice Tech Solutions (SSTS), SICE has been awarded the ‘ATMS on Salwa and Dukhan Highways’ project by Ashgal, Qatar’s Public Works...

SICE Signs Back Office System Agreement with ConnectEast
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 by SICE On 28 May, SICE and ConnectEast signed an agreement for the development, delivery and maintenance of a new tolling back office system, SICE Billing and Invoicing System (BIS)....

W J Linkline Clean Up with Low Emission Trucks
Tuesday, July 08, 2014 by WJ Linkline Group WJ Linkline Group are investing £3.5m in new road marking trucks in line with its strategy on carbon footprints, pollution reductions and commitment to safer roads for everyone....

Newsletter Focusing on DMS Retrofit, Energy Efficiency and Toll Road Signs
Tuesday, July 08, 2014 by SES America SES America has published the latest edition of its company...

Redflex Installs the First Point-to-Point System In South Australia
Monday, July 07, 2014 by Redflex Traffic Systems Following the successful rollout of average speed enforcement systems on four zones of Victoria's Peninsula Link and up to eight zones of the Hume Highway, together with 37 sites in New...

New Zealand Police Opts for Redflex Enforcement
Wednesday, July 02, 2014 by Redflex Traffic Systems Australia-based Redflex Traffic Systems is to supply New Zealand Police with the latest radar-based fixed speed enforcement systems under a national rollout of cameras at sites with the...

Waterblasting Technologies Announces Interest in Appointing Agents Worldwide
Friday, June 27, 2014 by Waterblasting Technologies Waterblasting Technologies, manufacturer of the world-renowned Stripe Hog® Waterblasting System, has opened up the opportunity for worldwide agents to assist in selling...

Bekaert and Maccaferri Establish Partnership for Underground Solutions
Tuesday, June 17, 2014 by Maccaferri Bekaert and Maccaferri will establish a global sales and distribution joint venture to provide total construction reinforcement solutions for underground infrastructure projects, such as...


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