Successful megaprojects start with an appreciation of the "mega" task at hand.
Meeting or exceeding public expectations is the key factor in earning public trust and confidence.
The road to public confidence is paved with accurate cost estimates and schedules, community involvement, progress tracking, and effective communications.
A management structure that moves a megaproject along with seamless transitions between the project's phases can affect the final outcome and success.
Partnerships are the name of the game when it comes to managing intermodal megaprojects.
Managing risk from the outset can ensure smoother delivery over the life of a transportation megaproject.
Efforts are underway to help improve cost estimating for major highway projects.
Looking beyond design-bid-build to find another project delivery method that's right for the megaproject.
The spirit of innovation on megaprojects reveals knowledge about engineering, construction, and effective management.
A successful billion-dollar journey starts and finishes with a roadmap.
Managing megaprojects requires more than just the skills to handle a great deal of complex construction.
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.
On playgrounds, children sometimes play a game called telephone. They sit in a circle, and one child whispers a sentence to the next child, who then whispers the sentence to the next child, and so...
Transportation professionals rely on numerous sources, such as journals, reports, maps, and government regulations, to collect information. With the advent of the Internet, much of this...
Communication Product Updates
Below are brief descriptions of reports recently published by the Federal Highway Administration's (FHWA) Office of Research, Development, and Technology.
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