NWSRG

XVI World Winter Service and Road Resilience Congress

Full Details DATE: 7th-11th February 2022, Online ‘Adapting to Change’ PIARC’s congresses have been successful over the years due to their inclusiveness. Unfortunately, it became apparent to PIARC, Transport Canada, and the City of Calgary that due to the pandemic – the emergence of variants of Covid-19 that erupt unexpectedly, the uncertainty of vaccine supply […]
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Winter Maintenance Award – Call for Entries

The Highways Awards recognises, rewards and celebrates the sector annually with a black tie gala dinner at the Royal Lancaster London attended by over 500 key industry professionals. The New Award for Winter Service Project in the Highways Sector, sponsored by the NWSRG, is awarded to an organisation, highway authority or partnership that is able […]
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Message from the Chair

We are living in unusual times now but the work of highways departments across the country goes on as we continue to provide essential services and keep networks as safe as we can. The NWSRG has been busy working to complete the current work on updating the national best practice guidance, as well as considering […]
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Important GDPR Information

This is to notify you that the IHE will be working on behalf of the NWSRG to request your subscriptions, rather than the TRL who previously made this request. Payments should now be made to the IHE who will be maintaining a separate account of the NWSRG funds. The NWSRG have instructed the TRL to […]
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Research Update

The NWSRG is engaging in a research project with Highways England, Transport Scotland and East Riding of Yorkshire which is looking at brine treatment of footways, FS30/FS50 prewet comparison, measurement of residual salt and mobile sensor performance. The TRL have also undertaken an initial literature review of treatment times, residual salt, and prepared a survey […]
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Annual General Meeting

The Steering Group has recently set a date for the Annual General Meeting as Thursday 18th March at 2pm and will be sent out as a Teams invite. Please reserve this date in your diary. We are coming to the end of our current  business plan and will be looking to create a new one […]
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