Kevin Hamilton

Scottish Roadworks Commissioner

Kevin was appointed as Scottish Road Works Commissioner in November 2020 for a five year term. His role, which is independent of government, is to monitor road works in Scotland and promote good practice within the sector with the aim of reducing the impact of road works. He heads up a small team based in Edinburgh. He holds a degree in Civil Engineering, a post-graduate diploma in Transportation Engineering and is a Chartered Engineer with over 30 years experience in the roads sector. His career has been mostly with local authorities in both Scotland and England. He is passionate about improving the management of roads assets, harnessing new technology and minimising the impact of road works activity on people and the environment.

My Speaker Sessions

Tuesday 29 November 2022


Improving the quality of utility reinstatements

10:30 - 10:55

Kevin will talk about the impact utility works have on road users and the road asset, discuss improvements over the past 20 years and look forward to how further improvements are needed with initiatives to achieve lower impact, durable reinstatements as we transition to a net zero world.