Global Road Safety Solutions

Hitex International Group is constantly focused on promoting road safety through the manufacture and installation of high-performance reflective road marking, anti-skid/ high friction surfacing and permanent road repair products. We work with our clients to meet the evolving challenges of global road networks with fully integrated, innovative solutions for a wide range of road infrastructure projects.

Our Group

The group combines the knowledge of industry leaders L&R Roadlines, Hitex Traffic Safety, Somerford Equipment to offer complete end-to-end solutions for their clients. These services are provided to both UK and international clients, incorporating product development, application vehicles and equipment, contracting services as well as training and support services. The safety and well-being of all road users are at the core of all our innovative development programmes.

John Lloyd

Managing Director – Hitex Traffic Safety

Michael Littleboy

Director – L&R Roadlines

Michael Oakes

Director – Somerford Equipment

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Featured Products

Hitex Type 1 High Friction Surfacing
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TexBand Solo Repair System
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PumaTrack MMA Coloured Road Surfacing
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HiBrite Thermoplastic Road Markings
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StudTex Road Stud Installation
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HitexPrint Decorative Imprinted Surfacing
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Somerford Road Marking Vehicles and Equipment
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Our Services

Material Manufacture
Hitex Traffic Safety Ltd has steadily expanded to become one of the UK’s largest suppliers of hot and cold applied road marking materials, high friction safety surfacing, permanent road repair systems and decorative surfacing. Our specialist Research & Development division continues to improve the performance and sustainability of our products, as well as engineering solutions for a diverse range of climates, terrains and road networks worldwide.

Founded in 1972, L&R Roadlines has built a reputation for professionalism and integrity, and successfully delivers a wide range of projects to both public and private sectors. Our highly skilled operatives undertake continuous training and progression programmes in a range of techniques including hot and cold road lining, high friction surfacing and the installation of the renowned TexBand repair range.

Vehicle Manufacture

Somerford Equipment is the industry leading road marking vehicles and equipment manufacturer in the UK. Established over 40 years ago, the Somerford name is known throughout the industry for the exceptional quality and durability of their application vehicles and equipment. Somerford Equipment specialise in the design and build of vehicles and equipment, with a wide range of complementary services including full vehicle refurbishment, operator training, servicing and vehicle repair.