Archive for September, 2011

September 30th, 2011

WILD AWARD

No Comments, Uncategorized, by Catherine Higgins.

FHWA has given UDOT and partner agencies an award for successful wildlife mitigation efforts on U.S. Highway 6. A diverse…

September 29th, 2011

FUN RUN OPENS MOUNTAIN VIEW CORRIDOR

No Comments, Uncategorized, by Catherine Higgins.

The first portion of the Mountain View Corridor opened first to runners, then motorists.

September 28th, 2011

PAVEMENT MARKINGS IN CANYONS

No Comments, Uncategorized, by Catherine Higgins.

Pavement markings placed this week in Echo and East Canyons will help improve safety on canyon roads.

September 27th, 2011

PMOSA MIX DESIGN

No Comments, Preserve Infrastructure, by Catherine Higgins.

Oil sands, mined in the Uintah basin, are a source of natural asphalt that have been used in pavement for 80 years.

September 22nd, 2011

SIGN UPDATE

2 Comments, Uncategorized, by Catherine Higgins.

Interstate signs are updated to improve safety and provide better readability and directional help for road users.

September 20th, 2011

BREAK AWAY

1 Comment, Uncategorized, by Catherine Higgins.

A project to install new welcome signs around the state also gave UDOT a chance to use a new sign base.

September 19th, 2011

FUN RUN

1 Comment, Uncategorized, by Catherine Higgins.

UDOT and local charities will hold a fun run on a new portion of the Mountain View Corridor in Utah…

September 16th, 2011

GAME DAY TRAFFIC

No Comments, Optimize Mobility, by Catherine Higgins.

Heading to the big game on Saturday, September 17?

September 16th, 2011

BARRIER SYSTEMS ON MSE WALLS

2 Comments, Optimize Mobility, by Catherine Higgins.

Researchers have some new insight on what happens to safety barrier systems on mechanically stabilized earth walls during a crash.

September 15th, 2011

KEEPING TRAFFIC FLOWING

2 Comments, Optimize Mobility, by Catherine Higgins.

Transportation officials from four states are looking for better ways to let road users know about travel delay on I-80.