by Corey Bobba, Ann L. Clarke, Stephen Devine, and Norah Davis
Rhode Island is constructing an intermodal transportation facility to connect an existing interstate and airport with a new train station and rental car garage.
by Susan Hanson and Elaine Murakami
Improving the current gender imbalance will require strategies on a number of fronts, from education to industry organizations and the workplace.
by Carey Shepherd
Promising careers — and brownies — entice a diverse pool of young people to consider the transportation construction field in Florida.
by Roger Surdahl, Donald Miller, and Vicki Glenn
The ripple effect of a 1989 bridge failure is still felt today as engineers and safety experts continue to update specifications for the construction of temporary shoring.
by Diane Turchetta
An overview of current activities, mitigation technologies, and adaptation strategies, including a sample greenhouse gas inventory by a State DOT.
by Audrey Copeland, Cecil Jones, and John Bukowski
A national effort is underway to capitalize on the economic and environmental benefits of recycling asphalt pavements.
by Essie Wagner
An NHTSA workshop educates local transportation engineers, law enforcement officers, elected officials, and others on how to increase safety for older pedestrians.
by Tracy Scriba
The national effort to raise awareness of dangers near roadway construction passes a major milestone.
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.
by Katy Jones and Karen Yunk
Transportation professionals continually strive to determine more effective ways to identify, implement, and evaluate cost-effective solutions to improve roadway safety.
by Becky Crowe and Robin Grier
Although Virginia has the third-largest State-maintained highway system in the country, the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) has drastically reduced its construction program since 2002.
Communication Product Updates
by Zachary Ellis of FHWA's Office of Corporate Research, Technology, and and Innovation Management
Below are brief descriptions of communications products recently developed by the Federal Highway Administration's (FHWA) Office of Research, Development, and Technology.
Conferences/Special Events Calendar