Archive for the ‘Preserve Infrastructure’ Category

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

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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…

October 24th, 2013

Show Me a Sign

No Comments, Preserve Infrastructure, by Catherine Higgins.

The new Outdoor Advertising Control Map is improving government transparency and boosting efficiency at UDOT. The outdoor advertising industry, UDOT…

The following post is the second of a two-part series about how GIS tools help employees expedite work and refine…

UDOT Region Four takes in half of the state. While other regions face heavy snow or urban traffic, Region Four’s…

In recent years UDOT has been able to implement innovative bridge building techniques but do you know what the impetus…