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IHE signs PDP agreement with Yunex

  • Tuesday April 23, 2024

The IHE is pleased to announce that its latest professional development partnership is with Yunex Ltd.

Yunex is based in Poole and provides traffic signal and maintenance solutions as well as intelligent traffic systems (ITS). Bruce Lawson, head of training services for Yunex, commented: ‘Yunex UK is committed to the training and development of our staff in all areas and to all levels.

‘As part of that commitment, we have partnered with the IHE to help our engineering and IT colleagues in achieving professional registration and chartership, thus enhancing their learning journey, recognising their professional expertise and enhancing their reputation and ours.

‘We chose to partner with the IHE as our Engineering Council institute as we feel there is an excellent fit between the support they offer, and our aspirations for our staff. This is the start of a long and exciting journey.’

IHE chief executive Steve Spender added: ‘We have many traffic signal engineers who are members of the IHE, and we recognise the challenges that the sector faces in meeting the aspirations of the Department for Transport to embrace a new digital approach in traffic control and management.

‘Yunex is well placed to support the understanding and growth of ITS and we hope to work closely with them in developing training and support for those working in this element of our sector.

‘I am sure that this partnership will allow us to enhance and support the Yunex team as they work towards professional registration.’

Founded and matured under Siemens, Yunex is now an independent, global leader in ITS. The company offers the broadest end-to-end portfolio of solutions for adaptive traffic control and management, highway and tunnel automation, intelligent solutions for V2X and tolling systems, simulations and AI-powered digital solutions.

It is an agile mobility innovator. with market-leading expertise and many years of experience with infrastructure projects.

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