Shortlists revealed for Highways awards

04/09/2014
Highways Reporters

The shortlists for this year's Highways Magazine Excellence Awards 2014  have  been confirmed by the judging panel.

Winners will be revealed at a gala evening at the Lancaster London on Tuesday 21st October hosted by newsreader Mary Nightingale.

The shortlisted companies are:

Award for Best Use of New Technology in the Highways Industry

Jacobs UK Ltd
Use of mobile phone data for M25, J30 scheme assessment

Scotland TranServ & Fhoss Technology
Fhoss Powered Light Safety Wear

Transport for London (Asset Management Directorate)
Pedestrian Countdown at Traffic Signals (PCaTS)

CATSURVEYS Group Ltd
Mobile Ground Penetrating Radar (MGPR)

Most Innovative Highway Authority Project/Scheme of the Year

North Somerset Council, Highways Agency, Costain Ltd and CH2M Hill
Junction 21 Combined Improvements

Department for Regional Development (Northern Ireland)
‘Belfast on the Move’ Traffic Management Master Plan

Nottinghamshire County Council, The ILC and Advanced LEDs Ltd
Retrofit LED Conversion Scheme

Connect Plus, Connect Plus Services on behalf of the Highways Agency
Maurer Joint Replacement Scheme

Site Safety Initiative Award

Balfour Beatty
‘Zone In’ Plant Person Interface Training

BAM Morgan Sindall M1 J39 – J42 Smart Motorway, Asset International, Chevron Traffic Management, Highway Resourse, Morelock Sign and WJ Roadmarkings
10 Steps towards Zero Exposure

Balfour Beatty Mott MacDonald on behalf of the Highways Agency
Near Miss Reporting App

A-one+ Integrated Highway Services
Cultural Behavioural Safety Programme

Highway Partnership Award
Connect Plus Services and the Prince’s Trust
Get Into Highways Training Programme

LTS Infrastructure (Luton Traded Services, Luton Borough Council and VolkerHighways)
LTS Infrastructure

Aggregate Industries UK Ltd, Kier, Surrey County Council and Marshall Surfacing
Project Horizon Partnership

Transport for London, EM Highway Services Ltd, CVU, Conway Aecom and Ringway Jacobs
London Highways Alliance Contracts

Road Marking Project of the Year

East Ayrshire Council & Rennicks (UK) Ltd
A719, Innovative Use of Solar Active Road Stud Technology

Bellstan Limited, Ennis-Flint and City and County of Swansea
Swansea Boulevard – Dura Therm Pedestrian Crossing Project

WJ Linkline Group Ltd, Costain, Carillion and the Highways Agency
M1 Junc 10-13 High Performance Marking Project

IHE Team of the Year

A-one+ Integrated Highway Services
Progamme Delivery Team

EM Highway Services Ltd
Croydon Flood Response Team

Costain
Costain Highways Improvement Team (HIT)

Highway Industry Product of the Year

Connect Plus on behalf of the Highways Agency
Rapid Cure Concrete

Habanero, HMEP, Midlands Highway Alliance and URS
HMEP LEAN Toolkit for Highway Services

Aggregate Industries
Non Tipping Trucks

Award for Environmental Sustainability in the Highways Sector
Ringway Infrastructure Services
Wet Waste Reception Station

Jacobs UK Ltd, Devon County Council and Travel Devon
Devon Sustainable Travel Planning

WJ Linkline Group Ltd, Amey Highways and Derbyshire County Council
WJ Hydroblast Ultra High Pressure Water System

BEAR Scotland Limited and Jacobs UK
M876 J1 Embankment Repair

Road Safety Scheme or Project of the Year

JPCS & Warrington Borough Council
20mph programme with a twist – an innovative partnership approach

Nottinghamshire County Council
A614 Casualty Reduction Scheme

Walsall Council with Rosehill Highways
Walstead Road Local Safety Scheme

Congestion Reduction Scheme of the Year  

North Somerset Council, Highways Agency, CH2M HILL and Persimmon Homes
M5 Junction 19 Improvements

Aecom, Doncaster MBC & SYPTE
Optimisation of Traffic Signal Systems: A638 Bawtry Road, Doncaster

Major Project Award

Costain Carillion JV on behalf of the Highways Agency
M1 Junc 10-13 Improvement Scheme

Portsmouth City Council
Northern Road Bridge Replacement

Portsmouth City Council
Tipner Junction and Park & Ride

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Highways jobs

Traffic Signals Engineer/Senior Engineer

Bath & North East Somerset Council
£30,507 - £37,849 pa (career grade)
We have a vacancy for a career graded Traffic Signals Engineer / Senior Engineer role over two separate levels of progression.  Keynsham, Bristol
Recruiter: Bath & North East Somerset Council

Roadworker Ganger

City of York Council
£21,400 to £23,793 per annum
The successful applicant will play a key role in the delivery of a variety of works to highways, footways, major transport projects schemes as... York, North Yorkshire
Recruiter: City of York Council

Roadworker

City of York Council
£19,875 to £20,975 per annum
You will have some experience in assisting in delivering civil engineering projects. York, North Yorkshire
Recruiter: City of York Council

Cemeteries Operative

Northumberland County Council
£19,554 - £21,166
Cemeteries Operative, based at Tweedmouth Depot, Berwick Tweedmouth Depot, Berwick Upon Tweed
Recruiter: Northumberland County Council

Project Engineer - Thirsk

North Yorkshire County Council
£24,313 to £34,788 
If you have experience in highway design and dealing with the public, we would love to hear from you.    Thirsk, North Yorkshire
Recruiter: North Yorkshire County Council

Transport Network Monitoring Officer

City of York Council
£10.30 per hour
Do you have previous knowledge/experience of Computer Network Transport Systems? York, North Yorkshire
Recruiter: City of York Council

Utility Liaison Officer

The Royal Borough of Kensington & Chelsea Council
£31,434 - £34,986 per annum
You will also be responsible for agreeing all relevant inspection and permit fee charges with utility companies including... Kensington and Chelsea, London (Greater)
Recruiter: The Royal Borough of Kensington & Chelsea Council

Assistant Director Planning & Transportation

Tameside Metropolitan Borough Council
£81,495 per annum 
Looking for a highly accomplished, ambitious and determined Chartered Town Planner to join the Growth Directorate’s leadership team.  Tameside, Greater Manchester
Recruiter: Tameside Metropolitan Borough Council

Senior Highways Maintenance Technician    

Worcestershire County Council
£25,540 up to £27,229 (plus payment for occasional out of hours working) 
Using your knowledge and experience in highways maintenance you will support and advise your colleagues and contractors. Worcestershire
Recruiter: Worcestershire County Council

Driver/Attendant

Redbridge London Borough Council
£21,591 per annum pro-rated for 20 hours and term time.
Experience in transporting students or Special Clients such as elderly or persons with disabilities is preferred. Ilford, London (Greater)
Recruiter: Redbridge London Borough Council

Technical Assistant – Network Information and Compliance

North Yorkshire County Council
£18,426 to £22,021
Do you have experience of using, researching, interpreting and communicating about both legal and technical documents?  North Yorkshire
Recruiter: North Yorkshire County Council

Senior Conservation Officer

London Borough of Richmond upon Thames and London Borough of Wandsworth
£32,643 - £45,704 depending on skills
Do you want to work in one of London’s most exciting historic environments, leading on listed buildings and conservation areas? London (Greater)
Recruiter: London Borough of Richmond upon Thames and London Borough of Wandsworth

Climate Change Programme Manager

North West Leicestershire District Council
Band H, up to £42,683
North West Leicestershire is a great place to live, work and visit and we are clear about our ambition for the council to be carbon neutral by 2030. Coalville, Leicestershire
Recruiter: North West Leicestershire District Council

Director of Place

London Borough of Bexley
Starting salary £147k
This is a key leadership role within the organisation, with a varied portfolio that includes
Recruiter: London Borough of Bexley

Economic Resilience Project Development Manager (Town Centres)

Kirklees Metropolitan Council
£42,683 - £44,632
We are looking for talented person to join our ambitious and highly collaborative team. Kirklees, West Yorkshire
Recruiter: Kirklees Metropolitan Council

Highways Operative

Kirklees Metropolitan Council
£18,426 to £21,166
We are looking for Highways Operatives who have experience in a range of the following... Kirklees, West Yorkshire
Recruiter: Kirklees Metropolitan Council

Waste Collection Operative - Loaders / HGV Drivers (Hays Recruitment)

Chelmsford City Council
Please see our Partner Organisation's advert for details
Looking for the right candidates who can help them to provide a waste collection service to their residents across Chelmsford. Chelmsford, Essex
Recruiter: Chelmsford City Council

Senior Street Lighting Engineer

London Borough of Richmond upon Thames and London Borough of Wandsworth
£35,246 - £45,704 depending on skills, knowledge and experience
Are you looking for working arrangements that enhance your work-life balance? London (Greater)
Recruiter: London Borough of Richmond upon Thames and London Borough of Wandsworth

Estate Maintenance Operative

London Borough of Richmond upon Thames and London Borough of Wandsworth
Starting Salary is £21,210 depending on skills, knowledge and experience
You will be in daily contact with members of the public and will be expected to assist bereaved family members in a sympathetic manner. London (Greater)
Recruiter: London Borough of Richmond upon Thames and London Borough of Wandsworth

Inspection and Enforcement Officer

London Borough of Richmond upon Thames and London Borough of Wandsworth
£29,738 - £39,555 depending on skills, knowledge and experience
Are you looking for working arrangements that enhance your work-life balance? London (Greater)
Recruiter: London Borough of Richmond upon Thames and London Borough of Wandsworth

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