University Scientists Study Methods to Control Ice Formation in Soils
RAPID CITY, SD — Water expands when it freezes. This simple yet fundamental fact of nature can lead to cracks in building foundations, crumbling roads and...
Helping Public Transit Agencies move from the Current Crisis to a Better Normal
By Veronica Siranosian, AICP, LEED GA and Denise Casalino, PE As states across the country begin reopening their economies, many individuals will have difficult choices...
The Latest from Experts Talk: Durable Airfield Pavement Solutions with BJ Skar
OMAHA, Neb. — How can airfield owners design new pavement projects that last while also prolonging the life of existing pavements, without undue interruptions to...
Purdue Road School issues evolve with the changing transportation landscape
The 105th Purdue Road School has evolved from road and street issues to an event that covers the latest in all areas of transportation, including drones, e-scooters and other issues.
MnDOT releases updated 10-year Capital Highway Investment Plan
The Minnesota Department of Transportation’s 2019-2028 Capital Highway Investment Plan identifies more than 760 pavement projects and nearly 380 bridge projects.
Predictive model will help engineers design better runways
Thanks to a predictive model developed by a collaborative research team led by the Zachry Department of Civil Engineering at Texas A&M, understanding how to build, improve and maintain these runways is now easier than ever.
AEC TECH NEWS: Perpetual Pavement design updated with PerRoad 4.3
The Asphalt Pavement Alliance is hosting a webinar on May 30 to introduce Version 4.3 of PerRoad Perpetual Pavement design software.
Michael Baker pioneers drone activity to gather runway improvement data
Michael Baker International recently marked a significant milestone for the aviation industry as it partnered with the Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) to use Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) — commonly known as drones — to inspect runway conditions.
The Transtec Group leads pavement design for Midtown Express
The Transtec Group led the pavement design for the Midtown Express project in the Dallas-Fort Worth metro area. The firm is also providing maintenance recommendations to the developer.
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