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Wireless communications, represented by yellow circles in this artist's rendering, will provide connectivity among all modes of transportation, including cars, buses, trucks, emergency vehicles, and transit.

Saving Lives with Vehicle-to-Infrastructure and Vehicle-to-Vehicle Communications

See the latest news coverage of communications technologies that are part of FHWA’s research program to save lives. [See story]

Cover of 2015 R&T Story publication

The FHWA 2015 Telling the R&T Story

The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) plays a key role in leading the national transportation research needed to meet highway challenges now and in the future. Read about how FHWA is addressing those challenges through a comprehensive research and technology program and innovative solutions that improve roads and bridges, save lives, reduce congestion, and advance economic growth. [Read more]

President Barack Obama and Secretary of Transportation Anthony J. Foxx Visit Turner-Fairbank Highway Research Center.

President Barack Obama and Secretary of Transportation Anthony J. Foxx Visit Turner-Fairbank Highway Research Center

On July 15, 2015, the U.S. President Barack H. Obama and Secretary of Transportation Anthony J. Foxx visited the Federal Highway Administration’s Turner-Fairbank Highway Research Center to speak about the importance of transportation to the Nation. [Read more]

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Strategic Plan For The Turner-Fairbank Highway Research Center PDF cover image
» Strategic Plan for The Turner-Fairbank Highway Research Center
TFHRC is FHWA’s core facility for research, development, and technology. This document describes TFHRC’s plans for providing national leadership in highway research by advancing its own endeavors and by coordinating activities managed by other FHWA and U.S. Department of Transportation offices, and external partners. [Read more]
  

 

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