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January/February 2014
Vol. 77 · No. 4

Publication Number: FHWA-HRT-14-002


Now Is the Time for Innovation

by Judith Johnson and Laurie Butts

Realizing that status quo approaches alone can’t do the job, more and more DOTs are changing how they work. To help them address the thorniest transportation issues, SHRP2 Solutions offer tools for the road ahead.

When Disaster Strikes

by Gordon J. Delcambre, Jr.

The latest edition of the Emergency Response Guidebook provides critical information to assist first responders at the scene of incidents involving hazardous materials.

Setting the Bar for Excellence

by Rachel Strauss

FHWA honors innovative approaches to incorporating environmental stewardship into transportation planning and delivery.

The Century Challenge

by Pradeep Kodumuri, Seung-Kyoung Lee, and Y. Paul Virmani

Researchers at FHWA set out to find bridge coatings that will last 100 years. Here’s what they found.

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