The branch is inviting submissions of outstanding regional projects in the following categories: Large Project of the Year, Small Project of the Year, Environmental/Sustainability Project, Safety/Innovation and Partnership.
PACTS have published its latest press release on road deaths following their 27th Westminster Lecture on Transport Safety Global Goals for Sustainable Development.
The Office of Rail and Road has published its approach for monitoring Highways England’s investment in the strategic road network.
Read the latest on debates and issues raised in Parliament.
Read the latest newsletter from the Highways Maintenance Efficiency Programme (HMEP).
The IHE welcomes the announcement of the scheme details making up the £1.3 billion made available in the Chancellor's Autumn Statement.
The IHE supports the comments made by AIA in the Chancellors Autumn Statement.
IHE members can find the latest edition of 'Asphalt Now' in the members area.
Read the first monthly newsletter from the Office of Rail and Road.
Crown Commercial Service (CCS) has now awarded The Traffic Management Technology 2 (RM1089) Agreement for the supply of traffic and roadside technology goods and services for use by UK public sector organisations.
Hot on the heels of the IHE’s simplified EngTech application pack, we have made similar changes to our Incorporated and Chartered Engineer documents.
The IHE Yearbook 2016/17 is now available for members to view and download.
The Maidstone council meeting saw approval given to changes in the governance of IHE.
IHE council continued its programme of taking meetings on the road when they visited the offices of DHA Planning in Maidstone, Kent, last month (October).
Over 100 members and guests attended the IHE southern branch seminar, – highways engineers: embracing technology – which was held at Ashburton Hall in Winchester last month.
Tarmac’s Liam Owen won the Apprentice of the Year Award at this year’s Highways Magazine Excellence Awards.
The IHE will be attending exhibitions and conferences during the Autumn and will be holding individual one-to-one surgeries for any aspiring technician or engineer seeking EngTech, IEng or CEng registration.
The IHE will form part of a new apprenticeship/skills zone at this year’s free-to-attend Highways SIB (Seeing is Believing) event.
Join IHE now and get your membership for the remainder of 2016 free.
Members from the Kent and South East London area are invited to attend an early evening session with IHE senior officers and council members on 18 October 2016.
The Membership and Qualifications Committee will be asked to approve a revised set of application documents for those seeking IEng and CEng.
Following the issue of a revised application process for Engineering Technician (EngTech) applicants, IHE held its first workshop this month.
Richard Hayes, CEO, was amongst a series of presenters at an event organised by the National Highways Academy and Highways Magazine where the crucial issue of skills in highways was discussed.
At the JCT Symposium held at the University of Warwick the treasure hunt competition sponsored by IHE was won by Mercia Branch Committee member Tom Hargreaves.
The right candidate will be responsible for the successful establishment and operation of the National Highway Engineering Academy and help us fulfil our ambition to become the Institute of choice for Highway Engineers.
The IHE are proud to launch a new and simplified Engineering Technician application pack.
Join IHE now and get 50% discount on your membership for 2016.
Are you planning to submit an application for EngTech Registration this year – then why not book a place on one of our Regional Workshops?
Don’t forget that a lot of valuable information and resources can be obtained from the Members’ area of the website.
The IHE will form part of a new apprenticeship/skills zone at this year's Highways Seeing is Believing on 9th and 10th November in Bruntingthorpe.
To celebrate the inauguration of Tony Kirby as the new President of IHE, council members, staff and guests enjoyed a Presidential Lunch at Beverley Racecourse last month.
IHE will be attending many events during 2016 to hold surgeries for individuals who are seeking to pursue professional registration.
IHE's Southern Branch visited TfL London Underground Signalling School at Acton Town on Tuesday 7th June 2016.
Do you aspire to gain professional registration? Don't miss the IHE's EngTech workshops this autumn.
The IHE is proud to sponsor the category of 'Apprentice of the Year' at this year’s Highways Magazine Excellence Awards.
The IHE are looking for two members interested in volunteering their time to take part in a pilot course for a new Professional Certificate in Temporary Traffic Management Design.
The IHE Members Handbook is to be published in late summer and will be distributed to all members who receive copies of ‘Highways’ magazine.
The IHE works with public and private companies who benefit from direct association with a professional body that is recognised, respected and trusted as the voice of professionalism in the highway sector.
IHE members are invited to vote in a current ballot which is being held for THREE vacancies on the IHE Council for the three year period following this year’s AGM.
The recent Mercia awards evening was a great success selling out for the second year in a row.
One of the latest professional certificates developed by IHE has been successfully piloted and will be available for enrolment soon.
IHE’s East Midlands branch recently visited the Horncastle Flood Alleviation Scheme Site for a presentation on the scheme and a walkthrough of the site by the Environment Agency Engineer for the works.
We're looking for two IHE members interested in volunteering their time to take part in a pilot course for a new Professional Certificate in Temporary Traffic Management Design.
The Highway Inspectors Board, managed by the IHE, has said that the ongoing review and delayed publication of the Highways Code of Practice Well Managed Highways would not impact on the training of highway inspectors to the UKRLG accredited scheme.
The IHE has welcomed the launch of the Strategic Transport Apprenticeship Taskforce (STAT) and its aim to boost apprenticeships in transport.
The 2016 Annual General Meeting of the Institute of Highway Engineers will be held on 21 June 2016 at Parkway Cinema, Flemingate, Beverley HU17 0PW commencing at 11.00am.
IHE Mercia Branch are delighted to announce this year’s short listed entries for the 2016 awards.
The IHE is reminding highways professionals that the 2016 Traffic Signs Regulations and General Directions (TSRGD) comes into force on April 22.
IHE Southern Branch is gauging member interest for a visit to the JCB factory tour in Rocester near Uttoxeter in Staffordshire.
IHE’s South Western branch is calling for entries for their 2016 awards.
The Institute of Highway Engineers launched its new, virtual National Highway Engineering Academy (NHEA) in Edinburgh on February 24.
The IHE Mercia Awards 2016 recognise outstanding engineering projects in the region.
IHE membership subscription letters and cards are being posted out this week.
The IHE has welcomed the Transport Infrastructure Skills Strategy released today by the Department for Transport (DfT).
The IHE has added two new professional certificates to its offering for 2016.
IHE Mercia Branch is holding its AGM and a drop-in information session on March 3.
The IHE is encouraging members to support IHE’s disaster relief charity RedR UK by wearing red to work on Friday 5 February.