Featuring developments in federal highway policies, programs and research technology
by Nita Congress
The demand on our overburdened highway system is increasing every day.
This article is adapted from materials provided by the Federal Highway Administration's (FHWA) IVHS Program Management and Systems Engineering Division and from an article in the January 1994 IVHS…
by Ilona Orban
Public safety is central to the mission of transportation officials in the Washington metropolitan area.
by Germaine Williams and Tom Howard
The current finance structure for highways is not producing the funds needed to meet the country's requirements for highway investment.
by Richard A. Livingston
In the context of highway research, technology transfer usually refers to the adaptation of software or hardware from the aerospace or defense fields to problems of highway construction and…
by James D. Cooper, Ian M. Fiedland, Ian G. Buckle, Ronald B. Nimis, and Nancy McMullin Bobb
Our society--our way of life--depends on a complex network of infrastructure systems.
by Jerry A. Reagan
The late 1980s saw a renewed interest in safety and geometric design in the United States.
by Yusuf M. Mohamedshah and Amy R. Kohls
One of the major tasks of the Federal Highway Administration's (FHWA) Design Concepts Research Division is to develop and implement an Interactive Highway Safety Design Model (IHSDM).
Along the Road
"Along the Road" is a hodgepodge of items of general interest to the highway community.
The following new research studies reported by the Federal Highway Administration's (FHWA) Office of Research and Development are sponsored in whole or in part with federal highway funds.