Road Safety Week
Friday, 24 November 2017 / Published in Latest posts, Mallatite News
Once again Road Safety Week, the UK’s biggest Road Safety event has arrived and this year’s theme is ‘Speed Down Saves Lives’. Coordinated annually by Brake the road safety charity, the event inspires thousands of schools, organisations and communities to take part and spread life-saving messages during the week and beyond. Supporting Road Safety each year
Tuesday, 03 October 2017 / Published in Latest posts, Mallatite News
Mallatite enjoyed taking part in ‘Macmillan’s cancer support’ coffee and cake event last Friday! With a wide variety of homemade cakes, it was great to see everyone get involved and donate towards such an important event. We would like to congratulate Emma, sales advisor on her imaginative Central Bollard cake that won first place. A
Monday, 04 September 2017 / Published in Latest posts, Mallatite News, Media
Mallatite has supplied aluminium lighting columns and LED road lanterns as part of the Erskine Bridge Lighting and Electrical Refurbishment Project for Transport Scotland. The project has enhanced night-time driving visibility and reduced energy consumption by up to 80% through the use of dimming. The A898 Erskine Bridge is a 15-span cable-stayed box girder bridge
Thursday, 17 August 2017 / Published in Latest posts, Mallatite News, Media, Product News
Recently the government have told councils to ‘optimise traffic flow’ and scrap road humps. In the article, shared online at Highways Industry, ‘speed bumps could be removed from UK roads after Michael Gove, the Environment Secretary, told local councils to scrap them as part of plans to reduce pollution. ‘https://www.highwaysindustry.com/speed-bumps-could-disappear-from-uk-roads/.    Current tarmac road humps
Tuesday, 25 July 2017 / Published in Latest posts, Mallatite News, Media, Product News
The Association of Road Traffic Safety and Management (ARTSM), have published their most recent guidance document, Sign Savings – Replacing Obsolete Road Traffic Signs. The document, available for download, explains that the statutory “savings” period for many signs revoked by the 1994 Traffic Signs Regulations has now expired. This means that it is no longer
Thursday, 13 July 2017 / Published in Latest posts, Mallatite News
Dave Franklin, Project Manager and also a key member of our TransCalm design team, recently took part in a charity cycling event for The Christie Charity, cycling from Manchester to Blackpool. The event is attended by over 6000 cyclists each year and this year saw another great turnout. This was Dave’s first time participating in
Friday, 09 June 2017 / Published in Latest posts, Mallatite News, Product News
More efficient. More competitive. We’ve just completed the refurbishment of our traffic sign production facility at our Oldbury site and are excited to introduce the Traffic Jet 1638X Printer and Mistral Laminator. The Traffic Jet prints the signs directly onto the reflective material making production more efficient, and enables us to offer you much shorter lead times.* This investment also allows for very
Wednesday, 10 May 2017 / Published in Latest posts, Mallatite News, Product News
We are currently in the middle of the Fourth United Nations Global Road Safety Week. The United Nations is an international organisation, that was founded in 1945. It is currently made up of 193 Member States. The mission and work of the UN is to take action on the issues confronting humanity, including peace and security,
Friday, 24 March 2017 / Published in Latest posts, Product News
The electricity distribution industry is facing a major problem, as the long-term preservative treatment of wood poles becomes increasingly under threat from legislation. Our Project Manager, Dave Franklin has written the whitepaper offering a solution: “Composite is the best alternative to wooden poles.” The white paper that has been published via Network Magazine explores the
Monday, 13 March 2017 / Published in Latest posts, Mallatite News
With Traffex2017 less than a month away, we couldn’t be more excited! We’re well known for our extensive range of lighting columns and energy saving lanterns, this year will be at the NEC showcasing our innovative traffic management and safety products. We have a full range of traffic signs, bollards, VAS, pedestrian crossing and passively