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Every Day Counts
What is EDC?

Every Day Counts (EDC) is a state-based model to identify and rapidly deploy proven but underutilized innovations to shorten the project delivery process, enhance roadway safety, reduce congestion and improve environmental sustainability. Read more

Featured

AID Demonstration Award Recipient Provides Opportunity for Others to Learn About Innovations
The Dickinson County Road Commission is sharing their experience with hot–in–place (HIP) recycled pavement and warm mix asphalt (WMA) innovations as part of their Accelerated Innovation Deployment (AID) Demonstration project on Pine Mountain Road – Westwood Avenue in the city of Kingsford, Michigan.  The HIP recycled pavement and WMA innovations are cost effective, more environmentally friendly, and save time. On August 26, 51 local & state officials representing Michigan DOT and various counties, cities, and villages in both Michigan & Wisconsin came to view the project and learn about the process. Read more of the local news story

U.S. Transportation Secretary Foxx Awards $7.1 Million to Seven States, National Park Service to Speed Innovation
Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx today announced more than $7.1 million in grants from the Federal Highway Administration’s (FHWA) Accelerated Innovation Deployment (AID) Demonstration program to fund nine projects in Florida, Kansas, Montana, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Washington, Wisconsin and the National Park Service. Read more

Can Fewer Lanes Curb Aggressive Driving and Promote Cycling?
Road diets are increasingly popular tool to change driving habits.  Read more

Events

Introduction to 3D, 4D, 5D, Schedule, Cost, and Post-Construction
September 1, 1:30-3:00pm ET
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Geotechnical Asset Management: Implementation Concepts & Strategies
Coordinated Technology Implementation Program Innovation Webinar
September 2, 1-2pm ET

Webinar: A Comprehensive Overview of the Smarter Work Zone Initiative
September 9, 1-2:30pm ET
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EDC Exchange: Geosynthetic Reinforced Soil-Integrated Bridge Systems
September 15, 2-4pm ET

Contact the EDC coordinator at your local FHWA Division Office for details

National Accelerated Bridge Construction Conference
December 7-8

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EDC Exchange
Series of web-based presentations with in-person group participation

Innovation Webinar Series



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