Technology & Innovation

50 years of Spaghetti Junction

Motorists and businesses have today paid tribute to the iconic Spaghetti Junction as the road marks 50 years since first…

Technology & Innovation

Highways England keeping a watchful eye on motorway upgrade

The use of a drone means Highways England can view progress in 3D quality across a much larger area. This…

Government Investment

Extra motorway lanes saving drivers 40 minutes each week

Commuters travelling up to 15mph faster Collisions drop by 30% with 10 fewer every month Research carried out on biggest…

Government Investment

Huge stride forward in upgrade of M6 junction

Contractor John Sisk & Son has been appointed to design and build the new junction at Walsall which will replace…

Road Safety

Ready, set, lift! Giant ‘superspan’ gantry installed across M6

The structure is nearly 131ft (40m) in length and weighs around 46 tonnes. It was lowered into place by a…