Archive for the ‘Preserve Infrastructure’ Category

Utah’s all-inclusive transportation plan for state and local roads and transit is one of a kind in the United States….

A hybrid bridge system that combines the durability of concrete with the strength of carbon Fiber Reinforced Polymer.

The 2012 Research Workshop held on May 10 brought transportation experts together to present, discuss, and then prioritize potential research opportunities.

June 12th, 2012

LONG JOINTS

No Comments, Preserve Infrastructure, by Catherine Higgins.

The Federal Highways Association and the Asphalt Pavement association are working together to identify ways to prevent longitudinal joint failure.

June 1st, 2012

ROAD VIEW ROCK STARS

No Comments, Preserve Infrastructure, by Catherine Higgins.

An innovative and robust data collection system will help UDOT take better care of assets associated with state roads.

UDOT is developing a GIS backbone for sharing and viewing information about the state’s transportation system.

For the last three months, transportation planners have been asking Utahans how, when and where they travel.

May 18th, 2012

INTELLIGENT COMPACTION

No Comments, Preserve Infrastructure, by Catherine Higgins.

The Federal Highways Administration and UDOT will partner to study a high-tech method for compacting pavement.

Gilbert Chlewicki, Father of the DDI, gave the keynote address at the UDOT Research Workshop.

A BYU Professor of Civil Engineering has won the UDOT Research Division’s annual Trail Blazer Award.