Archive for the ‘Preserve Infrastructure’ Category

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.

May 11th, 2012

INNOVATION

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

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.

May 3rd, 2012

STOPPING SCOUR

No Comments, Preserve Infrastructure, by Catherine Higgins.

UDOT has recently surveyed bridges over waterways with unknown foundations and identified which is at risk for scour.

John Njord, Director of UDOT, is a Distinguished Alumni Award recipient.

April 24th, 2012

DOCTOR SEEKS SLOW CURE

No Comments, Preserve Infrastructure, by Catherine Higgins.

Prolonged internal curing promises to help concrete resist shrinkage and cracking.

April 20th, 2012

LIGHT ROCKS

No Comments, Preserve Infrastructure, by Catherine Higgins.

Lightweight concrete proved to be a good solution for a deck replacement project in rural Utah.

April 18th, 2012

DIVIDE AND SPONSOR

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

The Utah Transportation Research Advisory Committee Workshop allows participants to prioritize research projects.

April 10th, 2012

NEW ENGINEERS

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

UDOT Engineers In Training are finding their work at UDOT challenging and rewarding.

April 2nd, 2012

GO GREEN, WEAR ORANGE.

2 Comments, Preserve Infrastructure, by Catherine Higgins.

UDOT Adopt-a-Highway coordinator Ashlee Parrish is promoting an Earth Day event to help improve the community, the environment, and the aesthetics of state highways.