Archives for October 2016

UDOT SPM Source Code Transition to Open Source this Fall By Mark Taylor

The Utah Department of Transportation (UDOT) and several of our colleagues around the country are glad to see the industry (both public and private sectors) embracing and supporting the Automated Traffic Signal Performance Measures (ATSPM) that first started with Purdue University & The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT).  ATSPMs have completely revolutionized for the better our day-to-day management of traffic signal operations and maintenance. Read More

Position Available: MSU Invites Applicants for Director, National Center for Pavement Preservation

The Michigan State University Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering (CEE) invites applications for the position of Director of the National Center for Pavement Preservation (NCPP) at MSU. The director is responsible for NCPP programs and operations, and coordinating NCPP activities with the efforts of MSU faculty and staff involved in research, education and outreach related to effective pavement and bridge preservation. Read More

Connecticut DOT Initiates Studies to Guide Project Investments in I-95 Corridor

Via AASHTO Journal 

The Connecticut Department of Transportation said it is launching new studies to determine what is needed in safety, rail, bus and traffic improvements in the Interstate 95 corridor, plus the potential for economic development in the 108 highway miles from Greenwich to North Stonington.

The initiative is part of Gov. Dannel Malloy's 30-year, $100 billion transportation vision known as "Let's Go CT." Read More