Transportation Management

Welcome to the Transportation Management Channel, a special section that provides the user an in-depth look at the multiple aspects of traffic management — straight from sources of Roads & Bridges magazine and our Transportation Management & Engineering supplement.  Topics covered include intelligent transportation systems, traffic signals, traffic monitoring, intersection safety, traffic design software, electronic tolling and congestion pricing.

rural roads research
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When someone says rural transportation, what do you picture?  A two-lane highway with large trucks transporting crops or the county expressway that…
January 08, 2021
The South Carolina DOT (SCDOT) has selected Hexagon’s Geospatial division to implement a transportation safety management system that will support…
December 18, 2020
The Need for Better Traffic Management During Turbulent Times
Simon Topp There’s no question: road agencies are operating in turbulent times. From the COVID-19 pandemic and the 2020 presidential election to…
December 09, 2020
The Vermont Agency of Transportation (VTrans) this week announced that it has awarded $500,000 in grants under the Mobility and Transportation…
December 08, 2020
As transportation technologies advance, the limits appear boundless.  Connected and autonomous vehicles continue to develop at an astounding rate…
November 19, 2020
New York State Thruway Authority’s cashless tolling project now operational
Image: Stantec
The New York State Thruway Authority’s (NYSTA) $355 million project to implement cashless tolling along 450 miles of roadway is now operational. As…
November 17, 2020
President-elect Joe Biden
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The transition team for the U.S. Department of Transportation (U.S. DOT) has been announced for the incoming administration under President-elect Joe…
November 16, 2020
From Oct. 30 to Nov. 6, the Florida DOT (FDOT) and partners from across the state are celebrating the agency's third annual Mobility Week to…
November 03, 2020
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