Transport specialist appointed


Press Release
03 May 2012

Transport specialist appointed

WYG is pleased to announce the appointment of Norman Johnston as technical director specialising in intelligent transport systems (ITS) for WYG’s transport division.

Norman’s primary focus will be on business development within UK and international markets in the transport sector.  Additionally his 25 years’ experience in delivering transportation and ITS projects globally strengthens WYG’s existing ITS team.

Until April 2012, Norman was sales director at Halcrow Group, where he was responsible for winning work on transportation infrastructure projects and developing the European business strategy and sales targets across the highway and rail business.

Stuart Maxwell, Technical Director, WYG said: “I am delighted to welcome Norman to the team adding his wealth of experience to the skills and resources already available to design and deliver effective ITS projects in the UK and abroad.

“Norman will be instrumental in winning work and his international track record and market knowledge will be a huge asset to us and our clients as we seek to grow our transport division.”

Norman Johnston, Technical Director, WYG said: “I am delighted to be joining and expanding WYG’s ITS offering in the UK and internationally. There are some exciting opportunities across the infrastructure market where technology is an integral part of the final solution and I am confident that we can provide some of the best designed, best valued, innovative and future proofed solutions to our clients.”


Notes to Editors

WYG is an established global management and technical consultancy to the built and natural environment that collaborates with clients in over 40 countries to help them realise their corporate and project ambitions.

A top 15 European consultancy and employing more than 1,400 people around the world, WYG has the expertise for every stage of a project’s life-cycle from planning and design to building and completion.

WYG takes enormous pride in the work it does and has been recognised with several prestigious industry awards including: British Expertise International Awards 2011; RoSPA Occupational Health and Safety Gold Medal Award 2011, National Recycling Awards 2011.


Amy Bhavra
PR and Communications Executive

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