Smart Work Zone

Sagamore Bridge over the Cape Cod Canal
Sagamore Bridge over the Cape Cod Canal. Image: Army Corps of Engineers – Alpha Corp. Inspectional Services
It happens to all of us: We are sitting in the car in stalled traffic and wondering what the delay is and how long will it be? Most of the time it…
October 12, 2021
Speed Limits are easily reduced during construction activities and motorists are informed of their actual speed with Ver-Mac Speed Wizards from Street Smart.
Speed Limits are easily reduced during construction activities and motorists are informed of their actual speed with Ver-Mac Speed Wizards from Street Smart.
Today more than ever, we have all grown accustomed to getting whatever we want, quickly.  Just last weekend, for example, in between games at my son'…
August 18, 2021
Commercial vehicles and traffic passing through the construction of a new diverging diamond interchange at Happy Valley Road and Interstate 17 in Phoenix, Arizona in 2020.
Commercial vehicles and traffic passing through the construction of a new diverging diamond interchange at Happy Valley Road and Interstate 17 in Phoenix, Arizona in 2020. All images: Arizona DOT
We all want safer roads. A word that has frequently been used lately in the transportation safety industry is “zero.” The Federal Highway…
April 26, 2021
Wednesday, April 28, 2021 Each session offers a professional development hour credit. You can REGISTER HERE for free. Session 1: Plastic: The Future…
April 06, 2021
Thinking about work zones, many people will immediately have a vision of long lines of orange drums. Maybe they picture workers in hard hats and…
March 11, 2021
Arizona testing smart work zones along I-40 to increase safety
Image: Arizona DOT
In order to increase safety and mobility in highway work zones, the Arizona DOT (ADOT) is studying a smart work zone at an existing I-40 bridge…
February 05, 2021
Smart arrow boards include GPS units, enabling DOTs to send real-time information to drivers.
Smart arrow boards include GPS units, enabling DOTs to send real-time information to drivers.
The American Traffic Safety Services Association (ATSSA) collaborates with roadway safety infrastructure industry professionals each year to produce…
October 07, 2020
Here are some items not typically found on your average highway construction project: An on-site project operations center staffed seven days per…
July 14, 2020
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