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21 September 2018
Roundtable discussion ”Analysis of the safety situation in Kosovo roads

A roundtable discussion was organized by College “Tempulli” on "Analysis of the safety situation in Kosovo roads", aimed at checking the role of institutions in increasing traffic safety and undertaking concrete measures in order to improve the situation of safe circulation on the roads of the country.

21 September 2018
Opening of the Australian’s New National Transport Research Centre

Australia’s Deputy Prime Minister and Federal Minister for Infrastructure and Transport Michael McCormack officially opened the multi-million dollar National Transport Research Centre in Port Melbourne on Wednesday, September 5.

21 September 2018
1st International Forum on Connected and Automated Vehicle Highway Systems organized by CHTS

China Highway & Transportation Society (CHTS) with the guidance and support from Ministry of Transport of China, China Association for Science and Technology, Chinese Academy of Engineering and UN Environment, is pleased to host the First International Forum on Connected and Automated Vehicle Highway Systems on November 1-3, 2018 at the Beijing International Convention Center in Beijing, China.

21 September 2018
The Global Alliance of NGOs to host its sixth Global Meeting

In April 2019, the Alliance will hold the Sixth Global Meeting of Nongovernmental Organizations Advocating for Road Safety and Road Victims (the Global Meeting) in Chania, Greece. The Global Meeting will be the most significant gathering of road safety NGOs and global stakeholders next year in the run-up to the end of the Decade of Action for Road Safety 2011–2020. It offers the opportunity to learn about road safety trends, participate in global campaigns, and network with like-minded professionals.

21 September 2018
A new awareness campaign by Highways of Morocco (ADM)

ADM (Highways of Morocco) works every day to help Moroccan drive safely, it does that by implementing regularly a series of features, such as repairing pavement defects, maintaining the road safety and signage, rest area improvements and also developing a range of technologies related to traffic management system, like ADM Traffic app, message signs, cameras and speed limit enforcement. Some of these various features contribute to provide a valuable information to travellers about the road conditions ahead.

21 September 2018
Three questions to Mr. Zoran Drobnjak, M.Sc.C.E., Director, Roads of Serbia

In this interview, IRF talks with the Diretor of the Public Enterprise “Roads of Serbia” about their plans for improving the quality of services provided to the road users through a series of new projects, rehabilitation and modernisation of the network as well a new toll collection system.

02 July 2018
Autoroutes du Maroc (ADM) and the Directorate General of Civil Protection (DGPC) make a commitment to improving the duration of intervention on the highway network

Mr. Abdelkader AMARA, Minister of Equipment, Transport, Logistics and Water, presided, in the presence of Mr. Noureddine BOUTAYEB, Minister Delegate to the Minister of the Interior, Thursday, April 26, 2018 in Meknes, the signing ceremony of the partnership agreement between ADM and the DGPC for the creation of priority aid stations on the highway network.

02 July 2018
Trois cadres de ADM viennent d’obtenir leur diplôme d’expertise en osculation d’ouvrage d’art, les premiers ninjas non-Japonais diplômés dans le monde

La Société Nationale des Autoroutes du Maroc (ADM) a annoncé la remise à trois de ses cadres d’un diplôme d’expertise qui sanctionne leur formation réussie à la méthode « Ninja Tech » relative aux techniques d’accès et d’inspection des ouvrages d’art.

01 July 2018
6th traditional activity “Road Safety” in Kosovo

This year, the College of Applied Technical Sciences “Tempulli” and Kosovo Association of Motorization “ARMKS” with the support from governmental institutions and other stakeholders  who have mandate for road safety organized for the sixth time the Traditional Activity “Road Safety”, which includes primary and secondary schools from various municipalities of Kosovo.

22 May 2018
Third Serbian Road Congress, 14-15 June 2018, Belgrade

The Public Enterprise Roads of Serbia is pleased to inform that the Third Serbian Road Congress will be held on 14 & 15 June 2018, in Crowne Plaza hotel, Belgrade.

27 April 2018
Modernization of roads in Serbia

Public Enterprise Roads of Serbia is pleased to announce that road users in Serbia increasingly use the Electronic Toll Collection with the number reaching more than 222'000. The number of HGV drivers using the Electronic Toll Collection has increased to 64% out of a total number of HGVs using tolled motorways.

27 April 2018
Saferoad Telemactics receives the Smart Solution Award

Saferoad Telemactics has been awarded by the Global Infrastructure Congress, for Smart Solution Award in March 2018.

Minister of infrastructure of UAE his Excellency Dr. Abdullah Al-Na'ami awarded Saferoad Telemactics during the Congress held in Dubai.

27 April 2018
Haenni Instruments: Weight the loads and save the roads!

The road network is the backbone of every country's infrastructure and the condition for a prosperous economy .Although most government authorities are aware of the importance to keep it in good conditions, many of them fail on this matter. The most common reason is the lack of resources to do maintenance and repair the roads. What they don't know is that it is much cheaper to prevent than cure.

02 March 2018
2018 World Transport Convention - Call for Papers – Deadline 15 March 2018

IRF Geneva is pleased to join hands with China Highway & Transportation Society (CHTS) and to support the World Transport Convention (WTC) 2018 which will take place at China National Convention Center, Beijing from June 18 to 21, 2018.

26 February 2018
TTS Italia launches the Platform of Local Authorities

In the view of the implementation of the National ITS Action Plan by the Italian Ministry of Infrastructure and Transport, TTS Italia launched in February 2014, the Platform of Local Authorities (Regions, Provinces and Municipalities)

26 February 2018
National Union of Road Hauliers from Romania signs declaration against the application of the Posting of Workers Directive

UNTRR signed a mutual declaration between transport & logistics associations, bus & coach associations, chambers of commerce and employers’ confederations from 17 EU members countries against the application of the Posting of Workers Directive (96/71/EC) to international transport operations in the EU

26 February 2018
ARUP’s work on Queensferry Crossing (Scotland) and Champlain Bridge, Canada

Arup’s broad service offering means we can partner with our clients on a range of transport projects – from initial investment advice, to major project design, to being at the forefront of future planning and innovation through technology.

26 February 2018
What does Next Generation Connectivity mean for Better Global Roads?

Well-planned, safe, accessible and environmentally sound road networks in the 21st century depend on next generation connectivity. Australia is on the cusp of a global explosion of next generation technologies that will shape the connected road transport sector of the future.  Government, development institutions, businesses and academia around the world require the most up to date information about that new technology.

26 February 2018
SWARCO promises a scintillating Virtual Reality experience on its booth at Intertraffic

Visitors to the two SWARCO stands at Intertraffic Amsterdam 2018 (5.310 and 10.103; 20 – 23 March 2018, RAI Amsterdam fairgrounds) are being promised “a firework of innovation” and a scintillating Virtual Reality experience where they will enter a three-dimensional SWARCO World, based on advanced gaming technology.

13 July 2017
15th National Congress of Roads and Bridges organised by A.P.D.P.

IRF Geneva is pleased to share the invitation of Valentin ANTON, President of the Romanian Professional Association of Roads and Bridges: