Archive for November, 2012

November 30th, 2012

COMMERCIAL DRIVER CHECK

No Comments, Zero Crashes, Injuries and Fatalities, by Catherine Higgins.

When it comes to conducting inspections, ports focus on carriers and shippers that pose a risk to highway safety.

November 30th, 2012

FRIDAY PHOTO — PAVEMENT MARKINGS

No Comments, Preserve Infrastructure, by Catherine Higgins.

Plow blades are tough on pavement markings.

November 28th, 2012

WATCHING THE WORK

1 Comment, Optimize Mobility, Preserve Infrastructure, by Catherine Higgins.

Transportation Technicians at UDOT guard the public trust.

UDOT Executive Director John Njord has received an award for his leadership of the I-15 CORE Project.

November 23rd, 2012

FRIDAY PHOTO: SNOOPING UNDER BRIDGES

No Comments, Preserve Infrastructure, by Catherine Higgins.

The snooper truck lets inspectors look under bridges.

The Utah Collaborative Active Transportation Study will find ways to improve bicycle and pedestrian connections.

Alta, Utah, located on SR 210 in Little Cottonwood Canyon, is the birthplace of avalanche forecasting and avalanche control in North America.

Teens who lost their lives motor vehicle crashes were remembered at the ZERO Fatalities Summit. Parents of teens attended a…

November 15th, 2012

RATING ROADS

2 Comments, Zero Crashes, Injuries and Fatalities, by Catherine Higgins.

Steep terrain, heavy snowfall, and snow-pack combine to make some Utah roads prone to snow avalanches.

November 13th, 2012

BUILDING A BRIDGE

3 Comments, Preserve Infrastructure, by Catherine Higgins.

UDOT Ports of Entry are bustling activity hubs where protecting the transportation infrastructure is one important focus.