The Chartered Institution of Highways and Transportation (CIHT) is a learned society concerned specifically with the planning, design, construction, maintenance and operation of land based transport systems and infrastructure.
With over 13,000 members, CIHT offers routes to professional qualifications such as Chartered and Incorporated Engineer status and also Transport Planning Professional. CIHT is dedicated to providing support and networking opportunities to members with a calendar of cutting edge technical seminars and conferences, and exciting social events.
For more information on CIHT, visit our website www.ciht.org.uk
Greater emphasis must be placed on the social gains from proposed transport schemes, a new report published today from the Centre for London think tank suggests.
Tackling climate change has risen rapidly to the top of agendas in urban centres and city regions over the last year, signalling that the ‘Greta effect’ is taking hold at a local political level, according to a new study.
Labour has pledged to review all tolled highway crossings and will strive to eliminate road deaths if it comes to power; while the Conservatives have promised £500M a year to fill potholes and introduce a new cycling infrastructure fund.
CIHT are pleased to be a supporter of Road Safety Week and the Step Up for Safe Streets Campaign.
Local authority planning committees need to overcome their ‘unconscious bias’ towards meeting the needs of motorists, an event heard on Monday.