December 28th, 2011
INNOVATION FOR 2012Optimize Mobility, Preserve Infrastructure, Strengthen the Economy, by Catherine Higgins.
AASHTO’s new President promotes innovation as a way to manage during lean times.
State Departments of Transportation will need to employ the latest technologies, innovation and smart management practices to save resources during lean economic times, according to an AASHTO press release detailing the top 10 transportation topics for 2012. New AASHTO President for 2012, Kirk T. Steudle, P.E. will focus on accelerating the implementation of innovative solutions during his one year term. In a new Presidential Profile video, Steudle discusses both his priorities and the challenges that lie ahead for AASHTO, the industry, and state departments of transportation.