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2017 LOW VOLUME ROADS WORKSHOP

Continuing on from the success of our previous biennial workshops, the 2017 Low Volume Roads Workshop is being held at Trinity Wharf Tauranga on Thu 14 and Fri 15 September.  An optional half day workshop on Dust Management is being held on Wed 13th (no additional cost to workshop attendees).

 
Please find attached details for the Call for Abstracts – note, no formal papers are required and there is a lucky draw for first time presenters.

 
We are delighted to confirm David Jones, Chair of the Transport Research Board Committee on Low Volume Roads (AFB30) USA as our keynote presenter.  David will also facilitate the pre- workshop seminar.

 
Key dates:

Abstracts close: Fri 9 Dec

Notification: Fri 27 Jan

      Powerpoint Presentation: Friday 11 Aug
Call for Abstracts

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Introducing Roadroid - the Swedish cell phone app attracting considerable interest in the roading sector in New Zealand.

Click on the image below to see a recent TVNZ news item on the app being used in Southland.

TVNZ

There were also two presentations at The Low Volume Roads workshop in Christchurch that highlighted the use of Roadroid in New Zealand.
Ashburton Unsealed Improvement Projects
Use of Smartphone technology - young presenter competition entry

Neil Bennetts Presentation and Paper from the Hynds Papers at the 2015 IPWEA IFME Conference
Presentation
Paper

Joe Bourque's presentation to TRAFINZ Conference
Visitor Safety

Contact Lars Forslof at www.roadroid.com for pricing and further information or webmaster@roads.co.nz to discuss demonstrations and/or network surveys

 


 

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