NOCoE Case Studies

NOCoE Case Studies capture the strategies and practices currently being deployed to advance the TSMO industry and enable TSMO practitioners to save lives, time, and money.

Case studies are developed in partnership with the authoring organization or individual to succinctly transfer knowledge for the effective use by others in the industry.

Many of the case studies come from TSMO Award Submissions. Please be sure to consider submitting your practices for upcoming awards.

Additional case studies focus on academic and industry collaboration models, the 2017 solar eclipse, and other TSMO practices being deployed throughout the country.

TSMO Project Selection and Prioritization

IN THIS CASE STUDY YOU WILL LEARN: How ODOT generated a method to prioritize projects for a new TSMO Capital Program, the first new Capital Program created at ODOT in nearly 20 years. How the program derived a data-driven metric to identify poor performing segments within the State Highway system... Learn More

TSMO-TIP and SISP Project Selection and Prioritization

IN THIS CASE STUDY YOU WILL LEARN: 1. How the Wisconsin State Legislature provided the ability for the State to appropriate funds for installation, replacement or rehabilitation of traffic signals and ITS deployments not incidental to another highway improvement. 2. How the Wisconsin DOT launched... Learn More

PennDOTs Integrated Smart Work Zone Initiative

IN THIS CASE STUDY YOU WILL LEARN: How PennDOT evaluated and built upon already established permanent ITS devices logic and functionality through its Advanced Traffic Management System (ATMS) for Smart Work Zone initiatives. How the Smart Work Zone systems included speed management, ramp metering... Learn More

FDOT's Smart Work Zone Initiative

IN THIS CASE STUDY YOU WILL LEARN: How FDOT is currently leveraging intelligent transportation systems (ITS) and connected and automated vehicle (CAV) applications to create smart work zone (SWZ) projects on resurfacing, construction, or widening projects How FDOT will evaluate deployed... Learn More

TSMO Roosevelt Bridge Response

IN THIS CASE STUDY YOU WILL LEARN: How the District Four TSMO program organized and created real-time solutions to enhance work zone management efforts and improve safety and mobility during the emergency closure of the Roosevelt Bridge How the TSMO team utilized all available resources to inform... Learn More

TSMO Implementations on I-25 and I-70 Work Zones

IN THIS CASE STUDY YOU WILL LEARN: How Colorado used permanent and portable ITS systems to implement Smart Work Zone technology on two high profile construction projects The process for developing guidelines and specifications for use of the SWZ technology How communication across law enforcement... Learn More

My35 Waco Construction

IN THIS CASE STUDY YOU WILL LEARN: How TxDOT implemented a multimedia information system for multiple audiences among the traveling public in the Waco community as a single- point information resource for I-35 construction information. How the information system relays real-time conditions, current... Learn More

Accelerating Vision Zero with Advanced Video Analytics: Video-based Network-wide Conflict and Speed Analysis

IN THIS CASE STUDY YOU WILL LEARN: How Video monitoring can provide important and useful data on traffic volumes, road user speeds, and near-crash traffic conflict indicators How software platforms can analysis data on near-crash incidents to identify future safety issues How identifying these... Learn More

AZTech Smarter Work Zone – Regional Work Zone Innovations

IN THIS CASE STUDY YOU WILL LEARN: How Arizona DOT coordinated efforts with AZTech, a regional traffic management partnership in Phoenix, and Maricopa County for safer work zones. How the collaboration concentrated on three areas for safer work zones: Smarter Work Zones (SWZ), Integrating Regional... Learn More

TSMO Investment Prioritization Tool (IPT)

IN THIS CASE STUDY YOU WILL LEARN: How Nevada DOT developed the TSMO Investment Prioritization Tool (IPT) to help identify and prioritize projects based on the state’s transportation priorities, and in a manner that best help achieve the established TSMO goals and objectives. How NDOT collaborated... Learn More