National Highways

M53 closure to help construct hydrogen-powe...

Aug 09, 2022No Comments

National Highways is paving the way for cutting carbon emissions at one of the country’s biggest oil refineries. The company, responsible for operating the country’s

National Highways Research Van

New research van rolled out to detect dange...

Jul 29, 2022No Comments

New mobile technology capable of automatically detecting motorists who fail to wear a seatbelt or hold mobile phones at the wheel is being trialled in

Closed Motorway

National Highways signals bold new approach...

Jul 22, 2022No Comments

National Highways is developing a series of measures to reduce the impact of billions of pounds worth of vital work being carried out on the

Van Driver

Three new cards and an update for award-win...

Jul 12, 2022No Comments

The Van Driver Toolkit – launched by National Highways’ Driving for Better Business campaign just one year ago – has reached some 800,000 van drivers

M4 motorway upgrade enters final stages

Jul 11, 2022Comments off

The M4 motorway upgrade will enter its final stage this week, with a new fourth lane and extra road safety features opening between junctions 3

Jessica Kenny

National Highways completes complex concret...

Jul 05, 2022Comments off

A National Highways engineer has spoken of her pride at delivering a complex £1.5m repair programme to the concrete foundations of the M6 in Birmingham.

M48 Severn Bridge

Essential cable inspections for M48 Severn ...

May 31, 2022Comments off

National Highways starts an essential programme of cable inspections on the M48 Severn Bridge next month to monitor corrosion. The government-owned company, with its contractors

M3 Motorway

ORR beefs up scrutiny of National Highways&...

May 05, 2022Comments off

National Highways must provide high quality, detailed plans for how it will operate, maintain, and improve the Strategic Road Network between 2025 and 2030, says

Impression of how new road will look

National Highways awards major A417 contrac...

Apr 25, 2022Comments off

National Highways has awarded a £460 million contract to Kier to design and deliver an upgrade to the A417 between Gloucester and Swindon. The contract


Treating carriageway spillages more quickly

Apr 04, 2022Comments off

An innovative trial that seeks to treat spillages on England’s major A-roads and motorways more effectively, enabling roads to re-open more quickly, is being funded