WARP Group Partner for Hostile Vehicle Mitigation Delivery

Pedestrian safety is one of the core challenges for traffic management services. Safety in all situations is an uncompromising commitment for WARP Traffic Management, which is why we’re proud to have partnered with a leading national company to supply hostile vehicle mitigation (HVM) solutions in Perth. Together with AML Risk Management and Meridian Rapid Defense Group based in the USA, WARP now have the capability to deliver rapid deployment HVM…

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Metronet Rail Line to Ellenbrook

As Perth continues to grow, by both population density and urban sprawl, it is important for infrastructure such as public transport to keep up with demand and help to ease congestion. To answer the woes of commuters who live in Perth’s north-eastern suburbs, the McGowan Government has recently announced that the Morley-Ellenbrook Line will go ahead. This train line will halve the travel time of those who currently travel from…

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Case Study: On-Site Traffic Management in Perth

Traffic management is an inherently risky business, with vehicles of all sizes often travelling at considerable speed in hazardous conditions. And there are some roads and worksites that are more dangerous than others. WARP Traffic Management enacted a one particular traffic management plan on Anketell Road, involving a complex traffic situation, which was handled with ease. The Site and Previous Issues Anketell Road is a major road that runs off…

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City of Perth – Skyworks Roadworks Management

Australia Day in Perth for many means heading down to the foreshore with a picnic, friends and family to enjoy the annual Skyworks and explore the entertainment provided by the City of Perth. The City of Perth Skyworks is Perth’s largest community event and the largest Australia Day celebration in the country, with the event consisting of entertainment, sporting challenges, demonstrations, food trucks, rides and cultural experiences for people of…

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WARP Training Australia | Why AutoCAD is Important in Traffic Management

As the traffic management industry evolves, the use of advanced software and technology is being adopted to maximise productivity, increase efficiency and reduce hazards and errors. In particular, AutoCAD has become increasingly popular for planning traffic management projects and creating clear, in-depth drawings to formulate strategies. A good traffic management planner is more than just someone who holds an accreditation. Keep your skills up to date and evolve with industry…

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Celebrating the 2018 AFL Grand Final West Coast Win in Langley Park

 Celebrating the 2018 AFL Grand Final West Coast Win in Langley Park After an incredible win down in Melbourne at the 2018 AFL Grand Final, the West Coast Eagles returned home to Perth and were met with a welcome reserved for legends. Held at Langley Park, crowds of excited West Coast Eagles fans celebrated and bonded over an amazing win that saw them defeat Collingwood 79-74. One of the…

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A New Lease on Life working with WARP Group

Built back in 1896, the Palace Hotel is one of Perth’s most iconic and recognisable buildings. Considered one of Australia’s most opulent hotels, it attracted journalists and high profile patrons until its close in 1986. The facade was properly preserved, however the interior was mostly gutted when it was redeveloped as a bank and office tower. Now, the Palace Hotel is set to light up as the site of the…

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The Portaboom: A Safety Breakthrough

At WARP Group, we’re a team of experienced and specialised traffic control professionals in Perth. Committed to providing industry-leading services and expertise, we invest in innovative technology, developments and solutions for safer and more productive worksites. We’re proud to be the first of WA’s traffic control companies to purchase and trial 10 Portaboom units. A breakthrough new product to the traffic management industry, Portaboom is a portable boom gate designed…

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Traffic Management Planning in Perth

Traffic Management Planning in Perth

Works near or on roads can be seriously hazardous to road users and workers. Before any works can commence, effective traffic management planning needs to have taken place up to Main Roads Western Australia (MRWA) standards. At WARP Group, our traffic management planning professionals provide expertise from single day works through to complex major infrastructure projects. We see your project through from initial site meetings and approvals to the completion…

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Protecting Those Who Look After Us

The State Government has recently introduced the SLOMO law; a rule intended to improve the road safety of people attending roadside emergencies in Western Australia. Aligning with the values of WARP Group – Perth’s premier team of traffic control and management professionals – the SLOMO rule enhances safety during accidents or hazards. What Does SLOMO Mean for Road Users? Introduced to provide a safer working environment for road incident response…

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WARP Group – Traffic Controller Requirements

Traffic Controller Requirements for Safe and Productive Sites Compared to normal road operations, roadwork sites are particularly hazardous for all road users. Traffic controllers provide traffic control services for personal safety, public convenience and job management when signs and roadwork devices are insufficient. Traffic controllers are critical to productivity, safety and success on roadwork sites. As frontline representatives of organisations, traffic controllers need to carry out all work to certain…

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Traffic Management for Works on Roads – Code of Practice March 2018

Safe and Effective Works and Event Traffic Management in Perth When it comes to event traffic management and traffic control, safety and effectiveness are our top two priorities. As Perth’s trusted traffic management professionals, WARP Group provides an extensive range of high-quality traffic control courses and services centred on maintaining the strict safety standards set out in the MRWA’s Code of Practice. Safer Roads Are Our Priority As Australia’s largest…

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Portabooms – The New Traffic Control Device

New technology, research and equipment is constantly adapting and changing the way traffic is controlled, with the goal to make roads safer for traffic controllers, pedestrians and motorists alike. One of the new traffic control devices on the scene is the Portaboom; a stable, portable, easy to use, fast to set up device that helps to safely and efficiently manage traffic control. An Australian Traffic Control Solution Australian company Traffic…

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Traffic Control in a Smart City

How long do you think you should spend commuting to and from work? Ten minutes? Forty-five minutes? In March 2016, Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull unveiled his vision for Smart Cities, which involved plans for “30-minute cities”, where people would take no longer than 30 minutes to commute to work each day. But how can traffic be controlled to achieve this in such big cities, especially where many jobs exist in…

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Smart Traffic Management

Technology dominates the best part of our lives, from our smartphones to our home appliances that can be controlled via an app, so it was only a matter of time before it became a part of the transportation and traffic system too. So how has technology impacted the way we commute every day?   Intelligent Transport in 2017 Welcome to 2017, where some new cars warn us of hazards or avoid…

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Traffic Control Equipment – A Breakdown

When it comes to events that may disrupt the usual flow of traffic, roadwork that requires traffic diversion or even just general day-to-day traffic control, having the right tools is essential. Effective traffic management relies on planning, strategy and many different pieces of equipment. But what exactly are these pieces of signage, what do they mean and how are they beneficial? Signs There are many different signs that are used…

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Traffic Management Plan: Does Perth Measure Up?

Let’s face it – nobody likes being caught up in traffic during rush hour and when all that can be seen ahead is an endless line of brake lights, it may seem like there will never be a solution. However, cities all around the world have come up with an innovative traffic management plan, and perhaps Perth could learn a little from them! Below, WARP explores these different solutions and gives an insight into…

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Maybe It’s Time For A Career Change

Are you sick of feeling bored at work? Or feel like your current job isn’t really leading to anything? Do you want something that is a little more exciting and has a real impact on the community? Then perhaps it is time for you to consider a career in traffic control. This blog discusses Perth’s current job market, what it is a traffic controller does, and how you can go about…

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Ensuring a Smooth Event with Quality Traffic Management

For any large event or construction project to run smoothly, traffic flow management is absolutely essential and should never be taken lightly. Effective traffic management is the correct combination of signs, human resources and adequate planning, which WARP Group has perfected through experience over the years. We’ve outlined the importance of each of the components of traffic management below. Traffic control signs Signs play an important role in directing traffic…

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Traffic Management: What’s to It?

There’s an abundance of reasons why you or your business may require traffic management. Whether it be road works, construction or an event, WARP has your back, WARP understands partnership. At WARP, we know traffic management is not a guessing game. It can take out of the box thinking and novel design to deliver consistent solutions to our expanding list of satisfied clients. So, what’s involved with traffic management? Consultation:…

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Driverless Vehicles

Driverless vehicles are hitting the road in countries all around the world. It won’t be long before your taxi will pull up with nobody inside, trucks will drive themselves across the country, and your morning commute on public transport will be passengers only. The autonomous vehicle industry is booming and it means exciting changes for Australian passengers and businesses alike. For the road traffic control industry, the growth of driverless…

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Incidents on Work Sites

Road construction and repair, and traffic control for special events, are important for the safety of drivers and pedestrians alike. Without these key services the infrastructure we all use daily would fall into disrepair, causing major hazards both on and off the road. Just like any work site it is important to keep traffic control and road repair sites safe for workers and motorists. Incidents involving traffic controllers all around…

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Road Safety 101

Australians are pretty safe drivers most of the time — we obey the road rules and watch out for hazards because we know how important it is to be smart on the roads. But we definitely could be doing better. Road accident numbers are starting to creep up compared to 2015 and dangerous, sometimes deadly, accidents are still occurring too often. Because WARP Traffic Management are on the roads 24…

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Keeping You Safe

Busy construction sites and road users can be a hazardous combination, which is why government authorities and large construction companies manage the risks by employing Road Traffic Management specialists to keep things on the move in a safe and controlled environment. Road Traffic Management is a complex business Let’s face it, everyone’s in a hurry to get from A to B, and the last thing we want is a hold…

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Traffic Controllers – Who We Are

A Traffic Controller is a trained and experienced person who manages the effective flow of vehicle traffic & pedestrians through worksites. Traffic Controllers use a range of specialised signs, equipment and electronic devices to advise road users of changed road conditions and potential hazards that might be present whilst they make their way through the worksite. Some of these signs are mandatory such as speed limit signs that are in…

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How to: Keep Your Kids Safe on the Road

Children are the most vulnerable road users and could easily be at risk of serious road accidents and injuries, without proper adult supervision. No matter how sensible they are, children under ten years old should never be allowed on roads unsupervised. With school holidays on the horizon there’s never been a better time to teach your little ones about road safety and it’s never too soon to start. Know the…

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Sydney Gridlock – How To Prepare for the Daily Grind

Anyone who lives in or visits Australia’s largest metropolis knows traffic congestion is getting heavier by the day. Almost every day there are traffic events which cause gridlock. Sustained population growth and the advent of multi-car households, contribute to the level of traffic on NSW roads. In fact, traffic has increased to the point where a simple road traffic accident can result in lane closures on major arterial road and…

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Keep Safe On The Road This Holiday – WARP Traffic Control Tips

Here are our top tips to keep you safe! At WARP (NSW) we live and breathe road safety and traffic management. It’s our bread and butter. Leading up to the winter holiday break, many Sydney siders are planning day trips, family holidays at a ski resorts or in regional NSW. This means you will be driving on unfamiliar roads often in unfamiliar conditions. This is why planning ahead is important.…

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