TRANSPOLIS attends the technical conference in Athens, 12-13 February
15/Jan/2015 - On 12-13 February 2015, the European Union Road Federation (ERF), in cooperation with the Hellenic Institute of Transportation Engineers (HITE) and the National Technical University of Athens (NTUA), is organising in Athens a 2 day Technical Conference on ‘Current Advances in Road Infrastructure Safety Equipment’ to be held in the Acropolis Museum.
In view of the re-launching of important motorways construction projects to complete the Greek TEN-T, this Technical Conference will be dedicated to provide Authorities, Operators, Transportation Planners, Engineers and Road Safety Experts with an overview of European policies, legislation, technical norms and good practices in the field of road infrastructure safety equipment.
The first day of the Seminar will be dedicated to European and Greek policies and legislation with respect to road infrastructure safety. M. Jean Bloch, of TRANSPOLIS, will speak in at 2.45pm to introduce the EN1317 standard, on road restraint systems, and CE marking.
The second day will focus more on European standards and their implementation in Greece, together with good practices for road infrastructure safety equipment. Technical sessions will focus on road restraint systems, horizontal and vertical signage, work-zones, passive support and maintenance.
LOCATION : Acropolis Museum, Dionysiou Areopagitou 15, Athen