by Jill L. Hochman
Multiagency partnerships, innovative strategies, and new technologies are improving the safety, efficiency, and security of overland ports of entry.
by Jason Harrington
FHWA and the agency's partners are engineering high-quality pavements using reclaimed materials.
by Joe G. Bared
FHWA's new guide will help State and local agencies plan, design, and install appropriate facilities to improve safety and traffic operations for all users.
by Sande Snead
Software from Virginia helps manage this complicated process from start to finish and provides real-time customer service.
by Samuel S. Tyson and David K. Merritt
Demonstration projects around the country continue to explore the feasibility of using precast prestressed concrete in pavement applications.
by Gary Stasburg and Lisa Crist Crawley
North Carolina saved lives by installing cable barriers on freeways where the median width is less than 21 meters (70 feet).
by Leslie Ann Myers and John D'Angelo
FHWA is assessing the Simple Performance Tester to determine its effectiveness for use in the field.
by Gib Peaslee
A county in California recently showcased a low-cost and successful program for saving lives on secondary roads.
by Keri A. Funderburg
According to a 2003 study by the U.S. Department of Transportation's Bureau of Transportation Statistics, Americans make more than 405 million long-distance business trips per year.
The U.S. borders with Mexico and Canada are more than just lines on a map.
Along the Road
Along the Road is the place to look for information about current and upcoming activities, developments, trends, and items of general interest to the highway community.
Within each State department of transportation (DOT), engineering professionals are involved in the process of defining, designing, and verifying the geomaterials used in pavement construction.
Communication Product Updates
by Zac Ellis of FHWA's Office of Research and Technology Services
Below are brief descriptions of products recently published online by the Federal Highway Administration's (FHWA) Office of Research, Development, and Technology.
Conferences/Special Events Calendar