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29.01.2008 00:01
COST 353 Final conference


Hereafter you find the invitation, the registration form and the programme for the COST 353 Final Conference in Germany .
 COST is the European Cooperation in the field of Scientific and Technical Research and the Action 353 dealing with winter maintenance is covered by 22 European States and the European Community.
This Conference deals with New Developments for Winter Service in Europe and will be an interesting European Winter Service Congress.
The conference takes place in Bad Schandau (near Dresden / East of Germany ) from 26th of May to 28th of May 2008.


15.01.2008 00:01
Start of TRA2008 competition

The competition has opened on Janaury 15, 2008. There are stil places available for sponsoring participants from eligible countries. Register here.

Results will be available on February 5, 2008.

07.01.2008 00:01
TRA2008 New Member States competition

The competition for 100 sponsored places to the TRA2008 conference opens on January 15, 2008 at 12:00 (noon) GMT+1. The primary criteria will be speed of registration!

Check the rules to see if you are entitled to take part in the competition.

05.01.2008 00:01
COST call for preliminary proposals

COST (European Cooperation in Science and Technical research) invites proposals for new Actions contributing to the scientific, economic, cultural or societal development of Europe. It is announced that proposals playing a precursor role for other European programmes involving young groups’ ideas are especially welcome.

The next collection date for Preliminary Proposals will be 28 March 2008, 17:00 (Brussels time).

11.12.2007 00:12
Effective use of Weigh-in Motion Data: FHWA review of Dutch system
The U.S. Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) Office of International Programs has released a case study that explores the Netherlands weigh-in-motion (WIM) data management system that it uses to support a broad array of vehicle weight regulation and enforcement activities, as well as long-term planning and decision-making.