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November/December 2013
Vol. 77 · No. 3

Publication Number: FHWA-HRT-14-001


Breakthroughs to the Future

by David Kuehn and Mark Fitzgerald

Emerging technologies promise transformational changes in transportation’s efficiency, safety, and environmental impacts. Leading the charge? FHWA’s EAR Program.

Saving the Past

by Sheila Rimal Duwadi

An FHWA program reports on its 12-year track record of developing technologies and methodologies to restore and preserve historic covered bridges. Continued preservation of this scenic heritage is up to DOTs.

Training Millions of Responders

by Kimberly C. Vásconez

Preparing a huge and diverse cadre of TIM professionals to work together seamlessly is no small task. Here’s how FHWA and its partners are doing it.

Protecting the Planet One Road at a Time

by Cathy Kendall, Melissa Toni, and Edward Woolford

Recipients of FHWA’s newly established environmental awards offer expert advice gleaned during projects in their division offices in Florida, New York, and Utah.

A Look Back at Moving Forward

by Hari Kalla and Kristine Garfield

From start to finish, the first round of Every Day Counts challenged States to embrace innovations in their highway projects. And that’s exactly what they did.

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