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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.
iRAP has launched a new Star Rating for Design (SR4D) tool at the Vision Zero and Innovation Workshop in Washington, DC.
The RAC Foundation has been making progress on the Department for Transport sponsored Road Collision Investigation Project.
Sustrans has spent more than two years completing their first ever review of the National Cycle Network to unlock its true potential for everyone.
Members who pay their fees by Direct Debit are reminded that the first payment will be taken on or just after 7 January 2019 with staged payments being taken at the beginning of April, July and October.
A lot has happened in the IHE in the last few months from being out and about giving presentations to introducing VAT on all training courses and events.
IHE Council member Jobert Fermilan IEng FIHE works for Highways England as a scheme project manager within the North West Region, managing and influencing the delivery of assets.
The winners of the 2018 Highways Awards were announced on 17th October at a prestigious event in London.
Organised by Road Safety GB and FirstBike, and the team behind the established and well-attended Young Driver Focus conference, Young Rider Focus will be held in Birmingham on 6 March 2019.
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Road Safety Week is the UK's biggest road safety event, coordinated annually by Brake, the road safety charity.
The Institute was saddened to hear of the recent death of Geoff Bray, a pioneer of excellence and simplicity in traffic signing and street lighting, and their relationship to urban design.
Highways England and the DfT are implementing a Government programme to help reduce the number of collisions and casualties on our roads.
The IHE is proud to introduce new council member Richard Fitter IEng FIHE, a director of Entran Ltd, an environmental and transportation consultancy with offices in London, Bristol and Cardiff.
Welcome to all our new members and to those who have achieved their Professional Registration, Certificate or joined one of our Professional Registers.