Japanese firm Weathernews has developed an artificial intelligence (AI) based highway management support system for real-time recognition of road surface snow.
The UK Government has decided to invest £1.4bn to build a brand new ten-mile (16km) dual carriageway to connect Caxton Gibbet roundabout near Cambourne with Black Cat roundabout.
Transport Scotland has announced that the Aberdeen Western Peripheral Route (AWPR) is to open for traffic.
Highways England has announced major changes to the ways it manages motorway upgrade projects in an attempt to improve journeys and reduce the impact of roadworks on drivers.
Chinese state-owned telecommunication company China Mobile is building a 5G smart highway project in Wuhan in Hubei province.
Scientists at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have developed a sub-terahertz-radiation receiving system that could safely steer driverless cars in foggy and dusty conditions.
The Deutsche Einheit Fernstraßenplanungs-und-bau (DEGES) has selected the final design for a road bridge to be built in Hamburg, Germany.
Bangladesh is set to start tunnel excavation work for the $1.173bn Karnaphuli underwater expressway.
The Government of Nigeria has started the rehabilitation, reconstruction and expansion works on the Agbara-Seme Border section of Lagos-Badagry Expressway.
Two UK competitions have been launched, seeking innovative ideas to develop digital roads, connected vehicles and infrastructure, design and construction of highways.