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11.03.2011 00:03
Transport Research Opportunities for South East Europe

Transport researchers from the Western Balkans region are invited to join SEE - TRANS 2011: an event co-organised by WBC-INCO.NET in cooperation with ETNA (European Transport Network Alliance), the Ministry of Transport of the Republic of Slovenia and the University of Maribor (TEC).


11.03.2011 00:03
European Best Practices in Road Safety in Athens

FEHRL’s Deputy Secretary General, Dr Adewole Adesiyun, gave a presentation (Road Safety: The role of Infrastructure) at the recently held Road Safety Event in Athens.

04.03.2011 00:03
EC consultation on a Roadmap for a resource-efficient Europe

Innovation Union 2020The European Commission is preparing a Roadmap for a resource-efficient Europe as part of the resource-efficient Europe Flagship Initiative of the Europe 2020 Strategy.   They have launched a consultation to collect the views stakeholders on policy options for the Roadmap.  

03.03.2011 00:03
DETRA workshop to discuss future challenges

The project DETRA is organising a workshop on priorities for road research. The main topic of the workshop is to discuss with the stakeholders the future challenges that need to be addressed to develop the Surface transport ERA. The afternoon sessions will focus on the needs and gaps that must be handeled within the areas of Research infrastructure and research Institutes. The event will take place on 18th March 2011 from 9.30am at the BRRC premises - 21 Fokkersdreed - 1933 Sterrebeek. (see draft agenda below)

If you are interested, please register to the FEHRL website or send an e-mail to 

11.02.2011 00:02
Symposium on thin asphalt layers, road surfaces of the future?

On Tuesday March 29, 2011, BRRC will host a seminar on the results of the OPTHINAL (Optimization Thin Asphalt Layers) project.  This project investigated how the choice of materials and mix design can affect the performance of Thin Asphalt Layers.