October 21, 2021
  • 11:59 pm Federal, State Agencies Ramping Up Pedestrian Safety Efforts
  • 11:55 pm AASHTO Issues Connected, Automated Vehicle Policy Paper
  • 11:52 pm New Research Seeks to Improve Drone Navigation Capability
  • 11:48 pm Canadian Transit Agencies Test Anti-Bacterial Copper Coatings
  • 11:43 pm Illinois DOT Highway Worker Rescues Trapped Truck Driver

The National Operations Center for Excellence or NOCoE – a partnership of the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials, the Institute for Transportation Engineers, and the Intelligent Transportation Society of America, with support from the Federal Highway Administration – is seeking submissions for its 2022 TSMO Award contest. TSMO – short for Transportation […]

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The American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials – an equal opportunity employer – seeks to hire a marketing manager to help coordinate and support overall strategic marketing of AASHTO and its various technical service programs, specialty contracts, and centers of excellence. Under the direction of the AASHTO’s director of communications and marketing, the […]

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The American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials – an equal opportunity employer – seeks to hire a program specialist for its National Transportation Product Evaluation Program, known as NTPEP. Under the direction of the program director, the program specialist is responsible for supporting AASHTO members as the liaison for several NTPEP technical committees. […]

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The American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials recently issued a new publications catalog. The new index – entitled AASHTO Publications Catalog-2021, Volume 4 – includes the latest information concerning the organization’s publications, including descriptions, available formats, and prices. AASHTO also noted that the paperback version of its Standard Specifications for Transportation Materials and […]

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The American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials recently implemented several COVID-19 protection protocols for its 2021 Annual Meeting, which it is holding October 26-29 in San Diego. [To register for AASHTO’s Annual Meeting, click here.] AASHTO said all attendees and staff must provide proof of a COVID-19 vaccination or a negative COVID-19 test […]

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The American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials, an equal opportunity employer, seeks to hire up to two full-time deputy directors to work directly with its executive director at its headquarters in Washington, DC. AASHTO’s deputy directors would collaborate with the executive director in overseeing the successful management of the association, helping plan, organize, […]

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The American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials – an equal opportunity employer – seeks to hire a program director for environment, a full-time position located at its headquarters in Washington, D.C. The program director provides leadership and oversight for AASHTO’s environmental programs, including the Committee on Environment and Sustainability and its subcommittees: the […]

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The American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials is offering a special discount on its current publications in support of the structural steel industry. AASHTO kicked off its three-week discount period on “Steel Day,” September 24, which is an annual event sponsored by the American Institute of Steel Construction to highlight the use of […]

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The American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials has named Joel Jundt (seen above) – the secretary of the South Dakota Department of Transportation – to a two-year term as chair of its Special Committee on Research and Innovation. [Above photo via the South Dakota DOT] The Special Committee on Research and Innovation supports AASHTO, its […]

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Iowa State University’s Department of Civil, Construction & Environmental Engineering posthumously inducted Frank B. Francois (seen above) – a former executive director of the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials who passed away in February – into its “Hall of Fame” in July. [Above photo by M. D. Francois.] Iowa State recently highlighted […]

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