Roads Services Training Group Conference 2023

Hodson Bay Hotel, Athlone, Co. Roscommon

May 9 2023 to May 10 2023

Full day Tuesday 9th of May & Morning of Wednesday the 10th of May 2023
Hodson Bay Hotel, Athlone, Co. Roscommon

To inform and facilitate discussion within Local Authorities and stakeholders on current issues relating to Irelands road network

Roads and Transportation Management and Engineering Staff, as well as Consultants and Contractors working in Road and Transportation.

There continues to be many demands in terms of maintaining and improving the regional and local road network. The main focus of the regional and local road investment programme is the maintenance of the network including resealing of road surfaces along with road and bridge rehabilitation works. In addition, under the National Development Plan a number of new projects are being constructed.
The Conference will provide a context to investment in roads by reference to developments in relation to Climate Change, Asset Management and the Public Spending Code.
It will also seek to provide an update to delegates on the current activities in the roads sector and initiatives underway. It is intended to address issues relating to:

• Roads Sector Overview
• Climate Change & Adaptation
• Fleet Management
• Grants Administration.
• NDP Project Case Study
• Asset Management
• Public Spending Code & Transport Appraisal Framework
• Pavement Considerations
• Safety Considerations