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Road Building Bonanza Ahead - UK Government advises construction companies to prepare for £24 billion of road investment in the next parliament

This week, the Roads Minister Robert Goodwill publicly advised Britain’s road building companies to prepare for "a massive increase in work ahead of the biggest investment in the road network since the 1970s" . The government is tripling funding on the road network over the next 8 years with more than £24 billion to be spent on upgrading and improving the network until 2021. By the...
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Department for Transport announce trial of autonomous vehicles on the road to start later this year

The Government has committed to a " trebling " of previously planned spending on roads. But in terms of planning intelligently for the future - such as development and deployment of traffic management systems and technologies, as well as the increased use of data and information - the Department for Transport, while promising to "embrace technology", merely offered to "continue to watch...
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Department for Transport announce trial of autonomous vehicles on the road to start later this year

The Government has committed to a " trebling " of previously planned spending on roads. But in...