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For Georgia State Students, EAR Program Opens a Window on Transportation Research

For several GSU students, participating in the EAR Program project opened up a new window on transportation issues. [Read more]

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Presoliciation Notice for Upcoming Broad Agency Announcement

The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) issued a presolicitation notice. The purpose of the notice is to make people aware that the FHWA plans to issue a Broad Agency Announcement (BAA) for the Exploratory Advanced Research (EAR) Program. [Read more]

FHWA’s Safety Training and Analysis Center

FHWA’s Safety Training and Analysis Center

The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) will be establishing a Safety Training and Analysis Center (STAC) at Turner-Fairbank Highway Research Center (TFHRC) to assist the research community and State departments of transportation (DOTs) in using data from the Second Strategic Highway Research Program’s (SHRP2) Naturalistic Driving Study (NDS) and Roadway Information Database (RID). [Read more]

RABIT™ Bridge Deck Assessment Tool

RABIT™ Bridge Deck Assessment Tool

The Federal Highway Administration Long-Term Bridge Performance (LTBP) program developed a multifunctional nondestructive evaluation (NDE) platform to enhance assessment of bridge decks. The RABIT™ bridge deck assessment tool was developed to deploy a suit of NDE technologies simultaneously. [Read more]

Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) Research and Technology Agenda

Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) Research and Technology Agenda

Discover how FHWA’s offices and programs are addressing six of the Nation’s key highway challenges through research and technology (R&T). This Web site provides a high-level overview and context of FHWA’s R&T and shows the cross-cutting work of the Agency’s offices and programs to meet the challenges now and in the future.Visit the site.

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Long-Term Pavement Performance New Standard Data Release 28

The Long-Term Pavement Performance (LTPP) Program makes the world’s largest pavement performance database available annually to the public on the Standard Data Release (SDR), which may be obtained through LTPP Customer Support Services. More Details




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» 2013 Interactive Highway Safety Design Model (IHSDM) features a Crash Prediction Module (CPM) that provides a faithful implementation of the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials Highway Safety Manual (HSM), Part C: Predictive Method. [Read more]