Matthew Eglinton – Head of Local Highways Maintenance, Innovation, and Resilience, Local Infrastructure, Department for Transport
Darren Capes – FIET FIHE | ITS Policy Lead, Traffic and Technology Division, Department for Transport
Dr Annette Pass – Head of Innovation, National Highways
Paul Boss – CEng FIHE, FCIHT, MIAM, MIAT – Chief Executive Officer, Road Surface Treatments Assoc (RSTA)
To be awarded to an organisation that has successfully implemented a novel technology solution that makes a difference to decarbonisation, active travel, asset management or inclusive / barrier free travel at a local level.
WINNER – Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council
To be awarded to an individual local government officer who has gone the extra mile. This should be someone whose vision, drive and advocacy has had an impact in the use of technology by local authorities.
WINNER – Sunil Budhdeo
Transport Innovation Manager, Coventry City Council
This award will recognise an outstanding innovation project delivered by an organisation/partnership that has demonstrably contributed to accelerating or reducing the cost of decarbonisation. The project will evidence a reduction in environmental impacts including the management of embedded carbon within construction and reduction in air pollution.
WINNER – Shropshire Council
Shropshire Carbon Neutral Maintenance Programme
This award will recognise an organisation for a new initiative, development or scheme that has improved efficiency and innovation in road maintenance and management and demonstrates improved safety on the network.
WINNER - Derby City Council, Enodamus Ltd and XAIS Asset Management Ltd
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