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.

Georgia's Improved TSMO Maturity Drives A Safer And More Reliable Commute

In This Case Study You Will Learn: How GDOT and the Atlanta Regional Commission completed a capability maturity self-assessment for TSMO. Through various steps and communications channels, GDOT has moved TSMO into the mainstream. How GDOT has successfully enhanced its TSMO maturity and the... Learn More

Hurricane Florence Preparation & Response

In early September 2018, the Eastern United States watched as Hurricane Florence began to grow and strengthen. As the massive storm approached land, it achieved Category 4 status with winds in excess of 130 miles per hour, its center aimed directly at North Carolina. In the week prior to landfall,... Learn More

Hurricane Irma Evacuees Use of Florida 511

IN THIS CASE STUDY YOU WILL LEARN: 1. Florida’s 511 system is bilingual, providing information in English and Spanish via social media and their website. 2. Live camera feeds allowed hurricane evacuees to see road conditions on their planned routes. 3. The 511 system messages were seen over 200... Learn More

I-440 Active Congestion Management Leveraging Probe Data

IN THIS CASE STUDY YOU WILL LEARN: How major interstate projects can use Active Congestion Management systems to alleviate travel time delays. How government and inter-agency organizations can communicate successfully to transmit the correct data needed to make real-time decisions when dealing with... Learn More

I-440 Construction Incident Management Plan

IN THIS CASE STUDY YOU WILL LEARN: How many stakeholders developed an effective Incident Management Plan for the largest reconstruction project in the state. How the plan outlined the priority actions when on an incident scene. About the heavy marketing and enforcement campaign Tennessee Department... Learn More

I-75 Northwest Corridor Express Lanes "Go-Live" Taskforce

IN THIS CASE STUDY YOU WILL LEARN: How the I-75 South Metro Express Lanes Go-Live Task Force developed and implemented a formal process of engagement and coordination across each enterprise of GDOT and the State Road and Tollway Authority (SRTA). How the Go-Live Task Force was able to provide a... Learn More

I-75 Project – Bay Drive County, Michigan

IN THIS CASE STUDY YOU WILL LEARN: How the Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) was able to minimize July 4 th holiday backups in a construction zone by using zipper walls to provide variable lanes. How legacy data was combined and analyzed quickly by a data management system to determine... Learn More

I-75 Project – Trunkline Program Operations Template

IN THIS CASE STUDY YOU WILL LEARN: How the Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) categorized and managed data to improve the reliability of the road network and to address the federal reliability requirements. Processes for data driven analytics used to calculate MDOT Operations Freeway and... Learn More

I-85 Bridge Collapse and Rebuild

On March 30, 2017, a massive fire caused a section of Interstate 85 (I-85) in Atlanta to collapse. After the fire was extinguished, it was determined that 700 feet of both the northbound and southbound lanes required demolition and reconstruction, resulting in the closure of a critical stretch of... Learn More

Implementing Integrated Corridor Management By Meshing Freeway Operations With Arterial Operations

IN THIS CASE STUDY YOU WILL LEARN: How Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) District 5 successfully implemented Integrated Corridor Management (ICM) to accommodate extreme growth in the region’s population and tourism. The ICM program is integrated with Florida’s traveler information... Learn More