As development and urban expansion increase in many areas around the globe, the transportation systems built to serve this growth can adversely affect existing wildlife populations and the natural...
One of the most critical challenges to the future of the Nation's transportation industry is finding and retaining a workforce with the necessary skill sets to keep America moving.
When the Intermodal Surface Transportation Efficiency Act (ISTEA) of 1991 was signed into law, officials of metropolitan planning organizations (MPOs) across the country were delighted.
Establishing effective performance management with a clear focus on business results can transform an organization.
What do commercial fishing and construction have in common? In a survey conducted in Texas in 2000, parents and their teenage children ranked jobs in these two categories as last among 500 career...
What can you do with the most extensive pavement study ever conducted?
Despite the attention and publicity that attended the extremely rapid reconstruction of the I-40 bridge near Webbers Falls, OK, little has been said about the mechanisms that made the fast...
The Louisiana Division uses tried-and-true techniques to ensure a safe, secure, and efficient transportation system for highway travelers.
High-risk, high-payoff research is what the Advanced Research program is all about.
America is facing a national crisis as increased traffic and the ensuing congestion and delays negatively affect commerce, the environment, and quality of life.
Often referred to as the "backbone of our Nation," small businesses are heralded as one of the main reasons for the economic success of the United States.
The faster pace of today's technological world, the vast amounts of available information, and limited funding mean that government organizations can't afford to operate in a vacuum.
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.
Temperatures are dropping and winter is fast approaching. For most people, this simply means making sure last year's coat still fits and finding matching gloves.
The National Highway Institute (NHI) 901 N. Stuart Street, Suite 300Arlington, VA 22203...
Communication Product Updates
Below are brief descriptions of reports recently published by the Federal Highway Administration's (FHWA) Office of Research, Development, and Technology. All of the publications are available...
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