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Southern Expressway Duplication Opening

3rd August 2014
Southern Expressway Duplication Opening

The Southern Expressway Duplication was opened to two way traffic on Sunday 3 August 2014. HDS Australia Senior Road Safety Auditors Barry Fishburn and Tim Viner Smith were heavily involved in the final stages of the project to ensure that appropriate safety auditing had been completed.

Disruptive Technologies – Dr Wolfgang Spinnler Seminars

10th July 2014
Disruptive Technologies – Dr Wolfgang Spinnler Seminars

On 10 July 2014 Hugh Dixon, Senior Traffic Engineer in HDS Australia's Victorian Office, attended the first of a series of five seminars on Disruptive Technologies organised by Engineers Australia. The seminars are being presented by Dr Wolfgang Spinnler from McKinsey & Company. The first seminar was called Disruption Ahead - The Next 10 Years Synopsis.

Official launch of WaRDA (Wastewater for Regional and Decentralised Applications)

26th June 2014
Official launch of WaRDA (Wastewater for Regional and Decentralised Applications)

The Water Industry Alliance has hosted the successful launch of smart specialisation cluster, WaRDA, Wastewater for Regional and Decentralised Applications. HDS Australia is a member of the Leadership Group of WaRDA and Duncan Howie, Engineering Manager at HDS Australia, was asked to present a brief background to the formation, objectives and benefits of the cluster group, as part of the launch.

Using Crash Risk Assessments to Improve Road Safety

25th June 2014
Using  Crash Risk Assessments to Improve Road Safety

On 25 June 2014 Hugh Dixon, Senior Traffic Engineer in HDS Australia's Victorian Office, attended the ITEANZ (Institute of Transportation Engineers, Australia & New Zealand Section) seminar called “Using Crash Risk Assessment to Improve Road Safety” at the VicRoad Theatrette in Kew.