Strengthening Our World-Class Highway System

FHWA By the Numbers

615,000+
Bridges Nationwide
$1.5 Billion+
In Emergency Relief
10.7 Billion Tons
Freight Carried on America's Highways
430,000
Traffic Incident Responders Trained

Every Day Counts

EDC is a State-based model that identifies and rapidly deploys proven, yet underutilized innovations to shorten the project delivery process, enhance roadway safety, reduce traffic congestion, and integrate automation. Proven innovations promoted through EDC facilitate greater efficency at the State and local levels, saving time, money and resources that can be used to deliver more projects. EDC is your On-Ramp to Innovation!

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About FHWA

The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) provides stewardship over the construction, maintenance and preservation of the Nation's highways, bridges and tunnels.

FHWA also conducts research and provides technical assistance to state and local agencies to improve safety, mobility, and to encourage innovation.

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Publications

Summer 2019
Public Roads Magazine

July/August 2019
FHWA R&T Now

September/October 2019
Innovator

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