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WJ takes the lead on leadership

31/05/2019

One of the UK's leading road marking companies, the WJ Group, has launched a companywide 'leadership training' initiative for its workforce.

First woman in 20 years completes RSMA apprenticeship

25/01/2019

WJ Group's Jordelle Henriques is the first woman to complete the Road Safety Markings Association (RSMA) apprenticeship.

Latest Talking Transport podcast discusses Traffex SiB, MaaS and more

04/07/2018

A special Talking Transport podcast is now online, with SMART Highways editor Paul Hutton joined by Highways editor Dominic Browne, deputy editor Chris Ames and Traffex Seeing is Believing content director Adrian Tatum.

First Traffex Seeing is Believing podcast now available

27/06/2018

Traffex Seeing is Believing is taking place at Bruntingthorpe in Leicestershire, showing off the best in highways innovation and transport technology and SMART Highways editor Paul Hutton is there to talk to demonstrators, exhibitors and visitors.

3M safety system deployed in North Tyneside

30/03/2017

3M have been awarded a two-year project, commissioned by Highways England, to improve safety for road workers and users of the A19/A1058 Coast Road junction in North Tyneside.

Shadow minister highlighting roadworker safety

21/02/2017

Stemming the tide of violence and abuse aimed at workers maintaining Britain’s roads and the innovations being introduced to speed up road repairs across the country is the focus of a visit by Shadow Road Minister Daniel Zeichner to contractors in Cambridgeshire.

SIB 2016: Event featured on BBC Radio

14/11/2016

Hear BBC Radio Leicester's Helen McCarthy report from the event, where she went to investigate the outdoor track, and was clearly impressed.

SIB 2016: WJ engineering staff present vintage truck to directors

09/11/2016

Staff from WJ Group have presented a vintage truck to directors Martin Webb and Wayne Johnston at this year’s Highways SIB (Seeing is Believing) event.

Ingenious road worker safety initiatives to showcase at Highways SIB next week

03/11/2016

Visitors to next week’s Highways SIB (Seeing is Believing) will receive not just first-hand, but an interactive, experience of various new products designed to ensure operatives and engineers keeping our road network maintained are kept safe themselves – a basic right when going to work.

WJ embracing FIR

21/09/2016

A culture of Fairness, Inclusion and Respect (FIR) is being embraced by the workforce at WJ.  

WJ opens new depot in Somerset

10/08/2016

Leading road marking firm WJ has officially opened a new state of the art depot in Wellington, Somerset.

WJ hosts innovation day in Scotland

01/07/2016

WJ hosted its first innovation day in Scotland with the event attracting around 100 delegates.

WJ host supply chain seminar

04/04/2016

WJ recently took the opportunity to share best practice with their sub-contractors and suppliers by hosting a supply chain seminar.

WJ featured on BBC’s One Show

12/02/2016

A road marking crew from WJ featured on the BBC’s One Show last week.

New road marking surveying service from WJ

04/11/2015

WJ has launched a new retroreflectometer surveying service for road markings.

WJ buys Euromark GB

01/09/2015

WJ have purchased Euromark GB – the road marking division of Eurovia UK.

WJ appointed delivery partner for 3M speed cameras

27/08/2015

WJ have been appointed as the delivery partner for 3M Home Office Type Approved (HOTA) speed cameras.

WJ support Area 9 event

07/07/2015

WJ helped support a health, safety and environment event put on by Kier in Area 9.

WJ secures joint Leicestershire contract

29/05/2015

WJ has secured a combined contract with Leicester City Council and Leicestershire County Council worth £1.5 million per annum over two years.

WJ hosts innovation day

21/05/2015

WJ held an innovation day at its manufacturing depot in Elland, West Yorkshire, with technical presentations and practical demonstrations both taking place.

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