Less asphalt means more savings, more innovation

Extremely close photo of black asphalt

We’ve partnered with the Australian Road Research Board through the National Asset Centre of Excellence (NACoE) on some exciting new infrastructure research. Our new Technical Note (TN167) describes how thinner asphalt pavements can be used in Queensland’s warm climate without detracting from the pavement performance. With conventional asphalt mixes we expect to be able to … Read more

Connecting today: imagining tomorrow

Woman presenting at conference

Join us at TMR’s premier innovation event, the TMR MIXr for collaboration, problem solving and hear inspiring presentations from some of the world’s most intriguing minds. We have an exciting line up of presenters kicking off the plenary session hosted by MC Chris Riddell. Chris is Australia’s most sought after futurist and a renowned strategist … Read more

Digital billboards – the future of roadside advertising realised

Extremely close photo of a blue LED screen

It wasn’t long ago that plasma screens started appearing in homes across Australia, bringing us in touch with a future only imagined in sci-fi and deep space thrillers. A screen so thin you can mount it on a wall? Crazy. Fast forward 15 years and Australia is at the forefront of digital roadside advertising, using … Read more

TMR MIXr 2017 – Connecting today: imagining tomorrow

Calling all innovators in transport and related industries – TMR wants to connect with you to do things differently and better. The TMR MIXr is our premier innovation event and brings together TMR staff and industry with opportunities for collaboration, partnerships and problem solving. This free one-day event will feature express presentations profiling TMR’s real-world … Read more

TMR 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games program team expands for mobilisation

Delivering a positive transport experience for the 1.5 million spectators and over 50,000 athletes, officials, workforce and volunteers expected to travel during the 2018 Commonwealth Games is a formidable but hugely exciting task.  All this needs to happen, while keeping the transport system running smoothly for Gold Coast residents and businesses. We at TMR are … Read more

Get ready, Queensland

Queensland, what’s your plan? You’re at work when a massive crack of lightning rents the air, signifying a classic Queensland late afternoon storm is about to hit, just before you leave work. The pounding of glass tells you hail is beginning to fall hard. This storm is really starting to intensify, the sky is dark and it’s … Read more

Less than a week to go!

With less than a week to go until the 23rd World Congress on Intelligent Transport Systems (ITSWC), TMR is excited to be plugged into the global energy around ITS and its transformational impact on our transport systems.  Hear Miranda Blogg, Director (Cooperative and Automated Vehicle Initiative), talk about preparing for new technology and why she’s … Read more