The shortlist for this year’s Highways Awards has been announced, ahead of the ceremony on Wednesday 17 October.

 

The winners will be revealed at a gala evening at the Lancaster London hosted by former Formula 1 McLaren pit crew mechanic and motivational speaker, Marc Priestley.

 

The Highways Awards are organised by Highways and SMART Highways magazines and supported by: the Department for Transport, the Department of Regional Development, Highways England, Transport Scotland, Infrastructure Northern Ireland, the Institute of Highway Engineers (IHE), ITS (UK) and the Welsh Assembly Government.

 

HIGHWAY INDUSTRY PRODUCT OF THE YEAR - PLATINUM SPONSOR SHELL BITUMEN

  • A one +, Integrated Highway Services, Road Mole & Highways England
  • Roadmender Asphalt (division of Billian UK Ltd), Kier Highways Ltd
  • Hitex International Group
  • Tarmac, Amey, ND Brown Limited & RSL Fabrications

 

ROAD MARKING PROJECT OF THE YEAR - SPONSORED BY THE ROAD SAFETY MARKINGS ASSOCIATION

  • Clearview Intelligence with Amey, Transport Scotland and Edinburgh Napier University
  • WJ Group, Highways England, Clearview Intelligence
  • Hitex International Group

 

AWARD FOR BEST USE OF NEW TECHNOLOGY IN THE HIGHWAYS INDUSTRY - SPONSORED BY GEOBEAR

  • Transport Scotland, Amey, Rennicks (UK) Ltd
  • Crown Highways Limited and Wheely Safe
  • Kier Highways Ltd, Highways Resources Solutions Ltd, Chevron TM Ltd
  • MATtest Southern Ltd, Aggregate Industries UK Ltd (Automated Intelligent Testing)
  • SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business, Highways England, Connect Plus Services, Jackson Civil Engineering, Navtech Radar, Mway Comms, CUBIC, Dynniq

 

Jonathan Pearson, Head Judge and President of the IHE said: ‘The judging for these awards becomes more difficult every year as the standard of entries increases and this year is no different. The short-listed entries are a fine collection of individuals, companies and partnerships that make you proud to be a part of the highways industry.’

 

Adrian Tatum, Events Producer for the Highways Awards, said: ‘Once again the entries demonstrate the sector’s intent on continuing to drive best practice, innovation and efficiency across the industry.’

 

The Official Charity Partner for the Highways Awards gala evening will be the Lighthouse Club.

 

For more information and to book your table visit hmea.co.uk/venue/book-your-seats.

 

Source: https://transport-network.co.uk/Highways-Awards-shortlist-announced/15259