Amey Consulting awarded professional services framework with Transport Scotland

Amey Consulting has been appointed to Transport Scotland’s professional services framework for the third consecutive time.  The four-year appointment sees Amey Consulting as one of five companies approved to tender for major projects – to the value of £100m – as a trusted technical advisor.  Amey Consulting will help Transport Scotland deliver the National Transport Strategy for Scottish Government and outcomes from the Strategic Transport Projects Review – providing a high-quality transport network […]

TomTom “transforming the digital cockpit” with IndiGO

Lcation technology company TomTom has announced a number of what it calls industry-leading companies have joined its new TomTom IndiGO’s ecosystem. It says IndiGO is the world’s first open digital cockpit software platform and offers carmakers, system integrators, software development companies, and content providers, an open and secure environment to develop software and apps, giving […]

Transport Scotland to relocate HQ

Transport Scotland will move to a new, greener HQ in Glasgow in 2024. It’s leasing 50,000 square feet of office space at 177 Bothwell Street, reducing its office area by 10,000 square feet and introducing a number of environmental features. The new office has a 100% renewable energy supply, 395 cycle spaces and with several […]

PACTS issues another e-scooter safety warning

The Parliamentary Advisory Council for Transport Safety has written a letter to Future of Transport Minister Trudy Harrison asking her to issue statements to retailers, the public and the police over the legality of private e-scooters. Although trial rental schemes enable people to use regulated e-scooters legally in around 32 towns and cities in England, […]

Rees Jeffreys Road Fund Competition: schools shortlist announced

The shortlist for entries to the Rees Jeffreys Road Fund Competition from primary and secondary schools has been announced. There were two entry categories – primary and secondary – with prizes of £5,000 and £2,000 in each category for the school that best answers the question: How do we improve the way that our roads and streets […]


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