WJ Group

Clowns fall down at Chowns thanks to WJ and Chevron

24/03/2022

Road marking firm WJ has deployed ANPR cameras to tackle the danger caused by drivers deliberately using the wrong lane during a major junction redesign in Northampton.

WJ prepares the ground with JMS acquisition

06/12/2021

Road marking and safety firm WJ Group has acquired surface preparation, retexturing and specialist surface coatings company JMS Lincoln Limited.

WJ Group acquires Bellstan Ltd

10/06/2021

Leading highway marking and safety business WJ Group has acquired Bellstan Ltd, a long-standing road marking company based in Berkshire.

BEAR and WJ extend strategic partnership

23/02/2021

WJ Group and BEAR Scotland have announced a strategic partnership on the Scottish Trunk Road Network Management Contract for the South East.

WJ announces strategic partnership with investor

07/01/2021

Leading road marking specialist WJ Group has announced a strategic partnership with THI Investments, which will provide financial and operational resources to develop the business.

Thank you Highways Hero Scott Logan

18/11/2020

The team at WJ Group say a big thank you to their transport manager, Scott Logan, who undoubtedly earned the title Highways Hero for his tireless efforts during the pandemic helping keep his staff and the wider community safe.

WJ goes pine fresh to reduce carbon

17/07/2020

Leading road marking company WJ has teamed up with Kraton Corporation, a global producer of pine chemicals, to make road marking products with a significantly lower footprint.

WJ makes the new normal look easy

20/05/2020

WJ has started working with authorities on marking more cycle lanes and social distancing footway demarcations, in line with the emergency measures the Department for Transport has called for.

WJ continues run of innovation with road stud testing device

18/02/2020

Leading road marking company WJ Group has announced it is set to deliver 'the world’s first accelerated wear testing device for road studs'.

Exclusive: WJ announces industry-leading zero carbon agenda

15/01/2020

Road marking specialist WJ Group has developed a Product Carbon Footprint Model, which details the embedded carbon in supply chain raw materials, and represents a major step forward in developing best practice climate impact analysis in the road markings and wider highways sector.

Robotic pre-marker provides starting point for safer working

02/01/2020

A ‘clever little robot’ has saved hundreds of hours of working time on projects across the country, Highways England has said.

Profiled centre lines 'could cut crashes'

06/09/2019

Road marking specialist WJ Group has highlighted the potential for new types of profiled marking products to improve the safety of single carriageway roads by providing an audible and sensory warning on centre lines.

WJ safety strategy nominated for two awards

12/02/2019

The WJ Group is celebrating being shortlisted for two awards on the back of one submission for its proactive approach to raising safety standards in its industry.

WJ Group demonstrates the case for change at TSiB

15/06/2018

Leading road marking company WJ Group is pulling out all the stops for Traffex Seeing is Believing this year on 27 to 28 June at Bruntingthorpe, Leicestershire.

Kier charity event raises £500,000 for the nation's future

17/04/2018

More than £500,000 was raised to help support the OnSide Youth Zones charity on Saturday at an event organised by Kier and supported by leading companies in the highways sector.

Road marking apprenticeships difficulties

13/04/2018

Paul Aldridge, WJ Group sustainability director, says WJ is seeking to continue giving young people a sustainable future, despite new challenges.

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.

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