Archive for the ‘Preserve Infrastructure’ Category

UDOT Deputy Director Carlos Braceras challenged employees to align personal achievement with agency goals.

The Strategic Highway Research Program 2 is nearing the end of a long effort to conduct and prioritize research projects.

October 5th, 2012

PRECAST PANELS

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

UDOT’s innovative pre-cast pavement panels speed up concrete road repair.

A wetland bank can be a successful and accepted way to mitigate for the loss of plant and animal habitat areas due to transportation projects.

September 27th, 2012

FISH FRIENDLY

2 Comments, Preserve Infrastructure, by Catherine Higgins.

When roads cross streams, culverts need to accommodate fish.

When complete in December, I-15 CORE will be the fastest billion-dollar public highway project ever built in the U.S.

The careful work done in the Body Shop and Heavy Equipment Shop prolongs the life UDOT’s fleet.

Newly trained mechanics are getting work experience at UDOT.

A new national performance metric will help fleet managers make decisions about retaining core equipment.

September 11th, 2012

REGIONS TAKE THE REINS

No Comments, Preserve Infrastructure, by Catherine Higgins.

Change at Central Maintenance is aimed at giving the four UDOT Regions an expanded role.