Speaker : Andrew Davidson
Andrew is National Operations Manager in Transport Scotland's
Trunk Road Network Operations Systems and Impacts team. Andrew
leads teams with responsibility for network resilience, incident
response and the management of Transport Scotland's ITS systems and
services. This includes the operation of the Traffic Scotland ITS
and Traffic & Travel Information service.
He is a Chartered Engineer and Transport Planning Professional,
a Fellow of the Chartered Institution of Highways and
Transportation (CIHT), currently sits on CIHT Council and is
vice-chair of their Learned Society and Technical Strategy
Board. A committed advocate of CPD, he considers it key to the
ongoing success of the profession.
Andrew was previously Transport Scotland's Head of Standards
and has worked in the Major Transport Infrastructure Projects and
Strategy & Investment Directorates.
Prior to joining the Scottish Government in 2008, Andrew spent
24 years in local authority roads services in Ayrshire, principally
in the field of traffic engineering. He began his career in
1982 in civil engineering contracting with W&J Barr and Sons