Road Building & Repairs

A20 protesters sitting in the road

Government extends legal action against pro...

Sep 27, 2021Comments off

A further injunction has been approved Friday 24 September by the High Court against climate activists who have been carrying out a string of disruptive

all-lane-running smart motorways

Majority of drivers think all-lane-running ...

Sep 16, 2021Comments off

Six in 10 drivers (62%) think that all-lane-running smart motorway schemes should be scrapped entirely and the hard shoulder reinstated, while retaining the technology that

MASS barrier

Barriers help to keep traffic moving during...

Sep 16, 2021Comments off

Hardstaff Barriers has installed more than three miles of its popular MASS barrier in Birmingham as part of an exciting project to create a priority

Local roads

Local roads to benefit from multimillion-po...

Aug 23, 2021Comments off

The Government has announced a multimillion-pound initiative to improve local roads across England. Unveiled on 13 August, the package will see councils receive a share of

Stonehenge

Campaigners win court fight to block Stoneh...

Aug 02, 2021Comments off

Campaigners have won a court battle to block the £1.7bn construction of a road tunnel near Stonehenge. Mr Justice Holgate has ruled that a decision

Operation Brock

M20 Operation Brock contraflow to be deacti...

Jul 30, 2021Comments off

Details of work to deactivate the moveable concrete barrier on the M20 in Kent, have been confirmed today by Highways England. The barrier will be

Operation Brock

Lifting of lockdown restrictions prompts wo...

Jul 19, 2021Comments off

The lifting of lockdown restrictions from Monday 19 July has triggered the next deployment of the moveable barrier system on the M20 in Kent in

ANPR

Wincanton sign up to M6toll’s ANPR trial

Jul 06, 2021Comments off

Wincanton, a leading supply chain partner for British business is the latest to trial the M6toll’s new transformational tolling system. The Wiltshire based company, have

smart motorway

Public trust was undermined on smart motorw...

Jul 02, 2021Comments off

Highways England undermined trust in smart motorways when it failed to give an accurate timeline for a 2016 pledge to make technology to detect stopped

bridge upgrade

M8 motorway bridge upgrade project now comp...

Jun 30, 2021Comments off

A major bridge upgrade project on Scotland’s busiest motorway has been completed ensuring maximum protection for all road users. New permanent concrete road safety barriers