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R&T Portfolio: Construction and Project Management

Federal Highway Administration's (FHWA’s) Construction and Project Management Research and Technology Program is a coordinated and cohesive program of research, development, and technology activities focused on providing tools, technologies, and guidance; and supporting updated policies to improve highway construction and project management practices. Activities include research and development (R&D) to advance technologies and practices that accelerate highway construction, improve infrastructure quality, improve project efficiencies, and ensure effective management of construction projects.

Program Objectives:

  • Improve the effectiveness and efficiency of the construction phase of a project and agencies' construction programs.
  • Improve our Nation’s transportation system by providing program assistance, promoting innovative technology, promoting performance management, and evaluating and providing innovations that lead to the successful delivery of construction projects for the Federal-aid Highway Program.
  • Enhance construction practices by increasing safety, reducing costs, increasing quality, or accelerating project delivery.

Contact Us

Office of Infrastructure Research and Development
U.S. Department of Transportation
Federal Highway Administration
6300 Georgetown Pike
McLean, VA 22101
United States

Office of Infrastructure 
U.S. Department of Transportation
Federal Highway Administration
1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20590