Innovations

Geotechnical Resilience Enhancement Measures

Published on 24 July 2018
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Severe weather events are widely recognised to impact the safety and performance of geotechnical assets (embankments and cuttings). Geotechnical assets on the Strategic Road Network (SRN) have been... Read more...

Strategic Road Network Simulation

Published on 24 July 2018
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As part of our Innovation, Technology and Research strategy, Highways England have been looking for higher risk project with a low technology readiness level (TRL) to push the boundaries of the... Read more...

Intelligent Excavation

Published on 24 July 2018
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Highways England aims to embark on developing a high-risk, low Technology Readiness Level (TRL) product that will enhance excavation activities, reducing the number of construction workers killed or... Read more...

SaveSorb Marine Boom

Published on 24 July 2018

The initial idea concerned the design of a floating device that would remove hydrocarons and chemicals from water using the SaveSorb technology.     Read more...

Project Based Work Experience Programme

Published on 23 July 2018

It can be hard to create a week of activities for our work experience participants that enables them to leave with a sense of achievement and having learnt tangible things about the project and... Read more...

Kier Online Induction

Published on 23 July 2018

How do we ensure that all contractors will be inducted to the same level efficiently and with digital records. Read more...