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Local Transport Today
People/consultants
Network Rail Consulting has appointed Philip Chalk director of asset management and maintenance for Australia and New Zealand. Chalk has previously... continue
Local Transport Today
Main editorial comment
Liverpool City Council is studying an intriguing new way to improve cycle safety. Officers told members last week: “We should look at cycle... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
A study of cycling infrastructure in 12 cities in Europe and the USA has identified more than 30 different techniques, including segregation,... continue
Local Transport Today
People/consultants
Lars Rognlien has left consultant Steer Davies Gleave, where he was an associate, to join consultant EY (formerly Ernst & Young) in Australia as... continue
Local Transport Today
People/people
Glenn Lyons, professor of transport and society at the University of the West of England, has been appointed strategy director by New Zealand’s... continue
Local Transport Today
Detail
UK infrastructure service firms Amey and Mouchel have secured highways maintenance work in Australia as part of joint ventures. A joint venture of... continue
Local Transport Today
Detail
Network Rail’s international consultancy division, Network Rail Consulting, has won a contract from Transport for New South Wales in Australia... continue
Categories: Railways, Australasia
Local Transport Today
News
Consultant SKM (Sinclair Knight Merz) this week said it was still too early to comment on the implications of the firm’s takeover by... continue
Local Transport Today
People/people
Network Rail Consulting has appointed Peter Koning as general manager of its business in Australia and New Zealand, based in Sydney. Koning joins... continue
Categories: Railways, Australasia
Local Transport Today
Analysis
Andrew Forster
The United Nations’ Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change last week published its new assessment of man’s influence on the... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Lee Baker
Balfour Beatty's profits fell by two thirds in the half year to June as the firm continued to suffer from a shortage of work in the UK... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
The boom in shale gas and shale oil production in the US is prompting people to rethink future fossil fuel supplies, according to an analyst. The... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Andrew Forster
Significant variations in how countries value travel time savings in project appraisal have been highlighted in an international review of appraisal... continue
Local Transport Today
Phil Goodwin
Phil Goodwin
It may be that the first printed use of the phrase ‘peak car’ was in Local Transport Today. Transport Reviews is one of the... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
John Helm
‘Fusion: feasibility and the future of transport’ was the title of the Independent Transport Commission’s annual lecture held last... continue
Local Transport Today
Detail
Network Rail Consulting and rail industry body RSSB have signed a memorandum of understanding to work together to secure overseas business.... continue
Local Transport Today
Detail
US-based Cubic Corporation is in discussions with Serco to acquire the latter’s transport solutions business, covering activities such as... continue
Local Transport Today
News
Design and engineering consultancy group WS Atkins has reported underlying profit before tax up 2.9% to £104.5m, on flat revenue of... continue
Local Transport Today
Sub story to feature
Lána Pennycook
Sydney is Australia’s largest and most densely populated city, with a population of 4.6 million. The city’s central business district... continue
New Transit
People
Sir Peter Hendy , Commissioner of Transport for London is set to become the new president of UITP, The International Association of Public... continue
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