The Institution of Highway & Transportation


West Midlands Branch

Are you interested in joining our committee?

We are seeking to fill a few vacant committee posts.
If you are interested in joining us we would be delighted to hear from you. 
For more information please contact David Smith

Branch News

CIHT West Midlands Awards
After another successful awards event last year, the CIHT West Midlands Branch is again hosting an annual awards ceremony to recognise the engineering excellence being displayed in the West Midlands.
The entry forms for each award can be downloaded below.

Best Large Highway and Transportation Project  
Best Small Highway and Transportation Project  
Innovation Award  
Young Professionals Award  

The closing date for entries is 20th February 2015  and the awards will be presented at the Annual Dinner on 19th March 2015 which will be attended by the President of the Institution.
Chairman's Blog

CIHT FacebookCIHT West Midlands now has a Facebook page!

Please like our new facebook page to keep up-to-date with all of the CIHT upcoming events in the West Midlands, how to get involved in the committee, what's going on in the Transport and Highways space and much more.

Branch Events

Date: Tuesday 20th January 2015
Time: 5.30pm for 6.00pm
Venue: Room UG06, Learning Centre, University of Birmingham

Date: 27th January 2015
Time: 6:00pm for 6:30pm
Venue: Nyquist Theatre - at Arup Campus, Solihull B90 8AE

Young Professionals Group Styling the City

Date: Tuesday 10th June 2014
Time: 18:00 for an 18:30 start. Refreshments will be provided.
Venue: AECOM, Colmore Plaza, 20 Colmore Circus Queensway, Birmingham, B4 6AT 

Date: 8th July 2014
Time: 6:00pm for 6:30pm
Venue: Highways Agency, the Cube, 199 Wharfside Street, Birmingham B1 1RN

Date: Tuesday 29th July 2014
Time: 12:00
Venue: Brocton Hall Golf Club, Stafford

Please Note: all available places have now been filled for both sessions!
Date: 19th and 26th August 2014
Time: 7:00pm for 7:30pm
Venue: Amey Site Office, Long Arce, Birmingham B7 5JT

Young Professionals Event | Young Development

Get your tickets here: TICKETS
Date: 10th September 2014
Time: 5:00pm for 5:30pm
Venue: Atkins offices at the Axis in central Birmingham
Please note, all places have now been taken for this event. Please with your details to be placed on the reserved list and you will be notified if any places become available.
Date: 30th September 2014
Time: 6:00pm for 6:30pm
Venue: Birmingham Airport

Cycle City Birmingham

Date: 21st October
Time: 6:00pm for 6:30pm
Venue: MADE, 7 Newhall Street, Birmingham B3 1RU
'Now Fully Booked'

Supper Evening

Date: 20th Novemeber
Time: 6:00pm
Venue: Forest Hotel, 25 Station Approach, Dorridge, Solihull, B93 8JA

Date: 9th December 2014
Time: 5:30 for 6:00pm
Venue: Solihull MBC


Applying for a professional qualification with CIHT?
The West Midlands Branch now has a list of volunteers to mentor you through your application.  If you need help contact Tony Jones who will put you in touch with a suitable Mentor to suit the qualification, your discipline and your location.

Young Professionals Group

The branch has an active Young Professionals Group that organises a couple of events each year including a social get together and the very successful Meet the President event at Birmingham University. 
If you would like to get involved in organising an event or would like to join the committee please contact Zoe Wilks

Contact us

If you require further information please contact one of the Branch Officers below:
Johnny Ojeil, Chairman
Paul Unwin, Vice Chairman
Dave Smith, Secretary

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