FHWA Announces Plans to Update MUTCD

The Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices for Streets and Highways (MUTCD) will soon be updated to include innovations that improve safety and efficiency (such as variable speed limits, dynamic lane control, and rapid-flashing pedestrian beacons).

CTS Announces New Safety Circuit Rider

The Center for Transportation Studies at UVA, in partnership with VDOT and the Virginia Transportation Research Council (VTRC), has announced the appointment of a full-time Safety Circuit Rider engineer.

VDOT Local Programs Workshop: Network for Success

Join local government, VDOT and private sector staff for this two-day local programs workshop - it's packed with information for the delivery of local transportation programs and offers plenty of networking opportunities with colleagues and peers.

Preserving Coastal Infrastructure through the Design and Implementation of Image-Based Structural Health Monitoring (iSHM)

To assess infrastructure for maintenance and repair, structural health monitoring (SHM) is an assessment strategy undertaken to determine the location, severity, and progression of damage. SHM is actually not used frequently and is primarily deployed on high-profile structural systems. Devin Harris, PhD, Associate Professor in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the University […]