Archive for the ‘Preserve Infrastructure’ Category

November 28th, 2011

REBUILDING SR-14

2 Comments, Preserve Infrastructure, by Catherine Higgins.

A major landslide that closed State Route 14 put a massive rebuilding effort in motion at UDOT. The substantial area…

A UDOT bridge project has been nominated for an Outstanding Civil Engineering Achievement Award. The OCEAA honors projects that integrate…

The work we do is fundamental to a strong economy,” said UDOT Director John Njord.

November 9th, 2011

SNOW SCHOOL

No Comments, Preserve Infrastructure, by Catherine Higgins.

Men and women who work to keep state roads clear of snow and ice during winter months meet to yearly to share ideas and hear about new technologies.

November 1st, 2011

UDOT CONFERENCE

No Comments, Optimize Mobility, Preserve Infrastructure, by Catherine Higgins.

People who work for and with UDOT will enjoy the variety of topics offered at an annual conference.

October 6th, 2011

SOLAR SHIFT

4 Comments, Optimize Mobility, Preserve Infrastructure, by Catherine Higgins.

Environmental and economic sustainability is an issue that will continue to come up as new roads are constructed and repaired.

October 5th, 2011

CLIMBING BLACK RIDGE

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

A recently completed freeway project in Washington County has provided important travel and safety improvements for road users who drive the mountainous region.

Materials engineer John Butterfield discusses concrete pavement with workers on the I-15 Corridor Expansion Project.

UDOT Engineers from many different areas of expertise work together at improve our transportation system.

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 12th, 2011

SMOOTH ROADS

2 Comments, Preserve Infrastructure, by Catherine Higgins.

Recent studies suggest that smooth roads improve safety and save energy.