The Institute of Highway Engineers (IHE) and BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT, are pleased to announce a partnership to offer Registered IT Technician (RITTech) and Chartered IT Professional (CITP) status for highway engineers with an IT specialty.
On the 8th November 2018 the IHE Scottish Branch held a joint technical evening in Perth with the Institute of Asphalt Technology Scottish Branch on the subject of the ‘A9 Dualling’ a major road construction project in Scotland.
The IHE Southern Branch held their annual seminar 'Highway Engineers - Creating Safer Highways' on 24th October in Winchester. Chaired by IHE Chief Executive, Richard Hayes, the day was well attended.
The IHE South Wales branch has been revived and have arranged a site visit to the A465, Heads of the Valleys : Section 2 works on Friday, 1st February, 2019, 12-3pm.
The European ministers for transport have agreed to reform and strengthen road infrastructure management rules at a recent meeting held in Brussels.
On 30th November 2018 the Highway Code rules 149, 150, 160 and 239 have been updated to provide more detailed advice on safely using remote control parking and motorway assist functions.