News

PTRC News – TPM – What did the participants say?
“A great opportunity for catching up with colleagues and peers in the industry and finding out about the latest technical developments” “TPM is a great way to hear from fellow transport professionals about good work” “As ever, a broad and fascinating range of topics covered. This is a 'must' in the training calendar...

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Happy Holidays from the team at PTRC!
It’s been a couple of months since we sent out the last PTRC newsletter and what a busy couple of months it’s been. You might be forgiven for thinking that we’d all dashed off on our summer holidays as soon as TPM was over, but no, we’ve been beavering away on the Autumn training programme. With three conferences...

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Top transport planners honoured at this year’s transport practititoners’ meeting awards ceremony
PTRC’s 2014 Transport Practitioners’ Meeting Awards have been awarded to top transport planners across the UK in recognition of their work in proposing, planning and developing schemes that improve local transport provision, enhance the built environment, or contribute to local socio-economic well-being. The PTRC Lifetime Achievemen...

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Events

HS2 Conference: Building in the benefits at the local level
25th November 2014, London

Looking at the benefits HS2 is promised to deliver, with reference back to evidence from similar projects in the UK and mainland Europe, and recent experience from Crossrail and HS1, this conference will capture lessons learned and ensure that LA’s, LEPS, developers, transport consultants are aware of the practical steps they need to take to make this project a success story for their regions, local communities and businesses.

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Training

The Equalities Act for Placemakers and Transport Planners
4th November 2014
This course is designed for transportation professionals in the public and private sector who are primarily involved in the development and implementation of policies, strategies and projects that affect the public realm. Suitable for both new entrants to the industry and long-standing professionals, the course should also be considered by people involved in transport development management, urban design, traffic management, traffic signal design, highway maintenance and parking.

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Public Inquiries and Appeals - 2 Day Course, Manchester
11-12th November 2014
This course is a 'must attend' for any practitioner who may need to give evidence as an expert witness on behalf of a local authority, the private sector or promoter of a development.

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Transport Modelling for Non-Modellers
26th-27th November 2014
The course is designed for people with limited or no experience of transport modelling activities who are responsible for requesting or commissioning models, such as those working in the fields of strategic transport planning, strategic land use planning, development management and economic growth / regeneration.

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