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Building a 21st Century Infrastructure: Increasing Public and Private Collaboration with the Build America Investment Initiative

The President delivered remarks at the Port of Wilmington in front of the I-495 Bridge in Delaware. With 90,000 cars moving over it per day before repairs began, this bridge is a key example of the importance of infrastructure, which keeps the economy moving,…

Caltrans Commits to Civil 3D as their Roadway Design Standard

Starting today, Caltrans has made the commitment for all projects to be designed using Autodesk's AutoCAD Civil 3D software. All new projects will be…

COM.* 2014 USDOT Keynote Outlines Federal Government’s Vision and Potential Roadmap for Self-Driving Cars

Mr. Tim Schmidt, Senior Technology Advisor at FHWA-TFHRC, U.S. Department of Transportation (U.S. DOT), will deliver a keynote "How Talking Cars Will…

New Energy Efficiency Standardization Roadmap Details 125 Recommendations to Advance Energy Efficiency

June 24, 2014 - in Energy, Roads, Transit

With the release today of the Standardization Roadmap: Energy Efficiency in the Built Environment, U.S. industry, government, standards developing organizations (SDOs) and other energy efficiency stakeholders now have a national framework for action and coordination…

Autodesk Hits the Road with InfraWorks 360, Sharing How it Accelerates Work through Visualization and Automation

Autodesk is on the road with a series of Autodesk 360 events to show users and prospects the power of InfraWorks software. The Denver stop took place today with presentations from Rob Rasnic, product specialist, and James Wedding, P.E., Sr. Technical Specialist,…

Transmap Assesses Killeen’s Roadways and Signs and Provides Pavement Planning

Transmap Corporation has successfully inventoried 522 centerline miles of roadway in the City of Killeen using its ON-SIGHT™ mobile-mapping vehicle with Ultra HD imaging and vehicle-based LiDAR, as well as conducted thorough MUTCD nighttime sign assessments.…

Innovation Hubs Center on Broadband and Transit

June 17, 2014 - in Analysis, Planning, Projects, Roads, Transit

The geography of innovation is changing: from spread-out and isolated to concentrated and connected. Today’s innovative firms and workers seek proximity so that ideas and knowledge can be transferred more quickly and seamlessly. And as the geography of innovation…

The Flemish Roads and Traffic Agency Purchased the ARAN 9000 Data Collection System

The Flemish Government Roads and Traffic Agency’s Department of Road Engineering in Belgium recently purchased Fugro Roadware’s innovative ARAN 9000 data collection system, an upgrade from the previous ARAN 4900 series. The new ARAN 9000 has been retooled…

Netherlands Smart Road Safety Solution Built Upon TatukGIS

VIA is a Netherlands-based ICT (Information Communications Technology) company focused on solutions that provide insight into road safety, stimulate efficient work processes, and bring together people and knowledge. VIA has used TatukGIS SDK products for its…

Fugro Roadware Announces Release of Vision 2.2 Processing and Analysis Software

Fugro Roadware is pleased to announce the release of Vision 2.2 processing and analysis software. With Vision, clients can view, process, and understand their pavement management data faster than ever before. With six major releases of Vision and over 300,000…