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PTS Recruitment news! We are delighted to announce that Steve Isaacs has joined our commercial team Development Director.Steve is a well-known and passionate supporter of the highway industry and brings a wealth of experience to the role. Over the past 39 years he has developed his career primarily in highway maintenance engineering for both the public and private sector. Steve started to gain a solid technical understanding in local authority highways laboratories starting as a Technician in North Yorkshire and progressing to a Materials Engineer responsible for running the technical department in Wiltshire.In the private sector he has gained a good commercial understanding from his time as Associate Director – Business Development with TRL and Business Development Manager for both ASI and Stirling Lloyd. As Associate Director with TRL, Steve was involved in the business development of the infrastructure department (Asset Management team, Data collection team and the Materials team).Returning to the Public sector Steve worked as a Senior Manager in Surrey County Council and in East Sussex County Council to develop innovative highway maintenance solutions and to deliver them profitable business models. Along the way Steve has also managed asphalt production units for the private sector and a Quality Management division for an international aggregate company. He has successfully identified and won contracts across the UK and in over 25 Countries across the world, including Africa, the Middle East, China and South America.The combination of his experience at a senior level in both the public and private sectors provides PTS with a wealth of knowledge and understanding relatively unique in our industry. Steve says… “I have worked alongside PTS for many years now, using their specialist technical skills for many and varied applications. Having the opportunity to join such a great bunch of industry leading individuals at a time of real developments in our industry is very exciting. I look forward to supporting our clients nationwide in what is a fast-paced and exciting business sector.” Pavement Testing Services Limited were founded in 2002 and we continue to expand our portfolio of data acquisition and material testing capabilities. We are an established company with an excellent reputation in the industry. We pride ourselves on our unique combination of in-house analytical expertise and practical, in-the-field capabilities that enable us to successfully perform many different types of projects and provide practical solutions for a wide array of clients.For more information on our services, contact us at sales@ptsinternational.co.uk