Archive for the ‘Preserve Infrastructure’ Category

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.

May 25th, 2012

UGATE

2 Comments, Optimize Mobility, Preserve Infrastructure, by Catherine Higgins.

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.

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.