Planning and Design

TMO Highways offers a full range of Consultancy, CAD Design and Planning Services.

Consultation / Survey

We can offer a comprehensive consultancy package, with our completely bespoke survey app, this allows our customers to benefit from our technology and innovation. This will cover all project based variances including proximity to rail crossings, schools, identify the traffic sensitivity of the roads, bus routes, lane rentals, etc. Our experienced and qualified surveyors will give you competent advice and talk you through the safest method for your site traffic management, then provide a survey report, with diagrams, and site specifics detail, if its a commercial quote you require then we will provide this with your report.

We developed our own survey app, because what we wanted was not available.

We can provide a detailed traffic report, offer a complete highway risk assessment, carry out traffic counts. undertake and supply site specific method statement(s).

CAD Design

CAD Design forms an integral part of our business, our team specialize in traffic, pedestrian, 12A/B and event management designs. We use the latest industry specific software and Bris-Cad allowing scaled drawings. Our designs follow requirements of Chapter 8 and the New Roads And Street Works Act 1991.

We can undertake CAD design of any sized project, this includes multi-phased, complex setups or scheme works covering 12A,B & D. this includes Urbanized rural and high speed traffic management including dual carriageway and motorway works.

A guaranteed quick turnaround for all designs, tailored to the needs of our clients. We can offer an emergency design service, with a guaranteed design return based on a 4,6,12 or 24hr basis this will however depend on the complexity of the project being undertaken.

All our designs are covered with Professional indemnity insurance.

All of our designs undertake a 3 stage audit and sign off process, this management review in line with our ISO9001/2015 quality system allows our client to have complete trust in the design(s) we are supplying.

Whether it is a basic traffic management design identified from grid references, site detail, photographs, or us undertaking a full project package from survey through to design and implementation TMO Highways can cater for every requirement you have.

Below are a few examples of our work:

Temporary Traffic Signals.

Road Closure / Diversion



TMO Highways planning team have very strong working relationships with local council authorities and their Streetworks / Highway teams, this comes from experience and daily interaction and communication with them.

Our planning team will assist you on a one to one project management basis. We will complete and submit traffic management applications on your behalf, update you with progress, notify you once approvals have been received. We will discuss the project and the traffic management with the local authority, stakeholders, emergency services, bus companies, Highway authority even other contractors working on a collaborative working basis.

We want to make the process as simple and stress free as possible. You will have a single point of contact, a team member that will know and understand your project. This will be managed by geographical area.

To contact the planning team directly, please email our Planning & Design Manager