Archive for the ‘Preserve Infrastructure’ Category

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.

September 9th, 2011

MATURITY MATTERS

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

Using state of the art meters to test concrete is helping UDOT reduce costs and get traffic back on the road.

September 9th, 2011

TRUCK REPAIR

No Comments, Preserve Infrastructure, by Catherine Higgins.

Summer is spent getting ready for winter at UDOT’s Heavy Equipment Shop. John Walker, UDOT Equipment Shop Supervisor calls the…

September 1st, 2011

AIR QUALITY

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

Air quality as it relates to transportation is an important concern among citizens and policy makers in Utah’s metropolitan areas…

August 30th, 2011

BOUNCE BACKS

No Comments, Preserve Infrastructure, by Catherine Higgins.

New guidance devices are popping up on the side of state roads.