Archive for the ‘Preserve Infrastructure’ Category

When road construction and ancient ruins coincide, much care is taken to locate and preserve artifacts. The Puebloan Ancestral People…

October 26th, 2010

BLACK RIDGE PROJECT

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

UDOT Region Four’s first design-build project is saving time and trees.

July 27th, 2010

HEAVY TRAFFIC CAUSING STRESS?

5 Comments, Preserve Infrastructure, by Catherine Higgins.

UDOT and researchers are collecting data to find out how a new material reacts under the stress of freeway traffic.

July 14th, 2010

PAINTING OVER GRAFFITI

8 Comments, Preserve Infrastructure, by Catherine Higgins.

Graffiti vandals are getting better at defacing structures along state routes but UDOT workers are right on their heels. “Some…

July 12th, 2010

MAINTAIN THOSE ASSETS

3 Comments, Preserve Infrastructure, by Catherine Higgins.

The Utah Department of Transportation uses a sophisticated asset management process to prioritize road preservation projects. How does UDOT decide…

The camera is mounted on a small truck and can be sent into pipes or culverts to identify structural defects or obstructions.