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New Data Show U.S. Drivers Topped 3 Trillion Miles Last Year

March 13, 2015 - in Corporate, Roads

WASHINGTON, March 12, 2015—New estimates released today by the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) show that Americans drove nearly 3.02 trillion miles in 2014, the highest point since 2007 and the second-highest since…

FHWA Gives Green Light for New Mexico to Explore Innovative Contracting

March 6, 2015 - in Construction, Corporate

WASHINGTON, March 5, 2015—The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) today announced approval for the New Mexico…

GeoDecisions’ Federal GIS Focus Includes Traffic Noise Model Enhancements

February 6, 2015 - in Analysis, Corporate, Roads, Surveying/Mapping

Washington, D.C., Feb. 4, 2015—GeoDecisions will feature a cutting-edge Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) traffic noise model (TNM) application…

Federal Highway Administration On Hand to Kick Off Sarah Mildred Long Bridge Replacement Project

KITTERY, Maine, Jan. 6, 2014—The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) today participated in the ceremonial launch of the new Sarah Mildred Long Bridge spanning the Piscataqua River between Maine and New Hampshire. The…

Illiana Corridor Project Receives Federal Approval

December 12, 2014 - in Projects, Roads, Transportation

The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) signed the Illiana Corridor Tier Two Record of Decision, marking the completion of the project's environmental planning phase. With the issuance of the Record of Decision, the FHWA supports the transportation need…

FHWA Celebrates Opening of Kennebec Bridge in Central Maine

December 8, 2014 - in Bridges, Construction, Financial, Transportation

RICHMOND and DRESDEN, Me., Dec. 8, 2014—The U.S. Department of Transportation's Federal Highway Administration today celebrated the opening of the newly built Kennebec Bridge (State Route 197) that connects the towns of Richmond and Dresden in central Maine.…

UVM to Host New Regional Transportation Workforce Center

Burlington, VT, Oct. 6, 2014—The University of Vermont (UVM) Transportation Research Center has been selected to host the Northeast Regional Surface Transportation Workforce Center under a four year grant from the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA). …

FHWA Supports Walkable City Design Guide

The Federal Highway Administration endorses the National Association of City Transportation Officials’ Urban Street Design Guide, which features street treatments like protected bike lanes. The Federal Highway Administration's (FHWA) Offices of Planning,…

Webinar on the Applications of 3D Models in the Transportation Construction Office

January 22, 2014 - in Announcement, Transportation

The Geospatial Transportation Mapping Association is pleased to support the Federal Highway Administration's webinar series: 3D Engineered Models for Construction. We hope all those who are able to participate will take advantage of this excellent program.…