Archive for the ‘Preserve Infrastructure’ Category

A new study led by UDOT and funded through the FHWA Transportation Pooled Fund Program began in March and is…

Efficiencies within UDOT often generate cost savings for the public and the Department through better utilization of resources and innovative…

Projects have been selected for FY15 funding from the 2014 UDOT Research Workshop held on April 30th. Fifty-nine problem statements…

Last summer’s Drainage Improvements project on Interstate 80 in Parleys Canyon was recently recognized with the Excellence in Concrete Award…

A multidisciplinary team at UDOT recently received national recognition for developing the Outdoor Advertising Control Map. The Highway Beautification Act…

June 18th, 2014

Auto-generated summary sheets

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For each roadway preservation or rehabilitation project, UDOT designers fill out a summary sheet that provides a tally of measurements…

AASHTO occasionally posts a video they call the “2 Minute Update”, featuring transportation leaders from different state DOTs across the…

The Utah Department of Transportation’s 2014 construction season will start soon. With more than 175 projects worth more than $800…

January 21st, 2014

Pavement Marking Check-up

No Comments, Preserve Infrastructure, by Catherine Higgins.

Retroreflectivity, which makes pavement markings visible at night, happens when the light from vehicle headlights bounces back toward the driver’s…

The leaves have turned, the first snow has fallen on the mountains, and the 2013 construction season is nearing an…