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Rhode Island Declares Automated Pothole Patching Machines a Success

May 18, 2016 - in Corporate, Maintenance, Roads

The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) announced today that as it is closing the books on the 2015-16 winter season, it is seeing a sharp reduction in the number of potholes thanks in large part to its decision to deploy automated pothole patching…

VDOT Brings Out the Pothole Hunter

April 8, 2016 - in Corporate, Maintenance, Transportation

RICHMOND, Va. – Spring flowers are in bloom and so are potholes. The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) is using humor to provide awareness…

World’s Worst Potholes Inspire Unique Test Track

June 19, 2015 - in Corporate, Maintenance, Roads

AUCKLAND, New Zealand, June 19, 2015—For anyone who has experienced that heart-sinking jolt when an innocent-looking puddle turns out to be a pothole,…

City of Saskatoon Recognized for Increased Citizen Engagement through GIS

September 17, 2014 - in Corporate, Maintenance, Roads, Transportation

The City of Saskatoon received an Award of Excellence today from Esri Canada for developing a geographic information system (GIS) application that allows citizens to report potholes.  Built on Esri’s ArcGIS platform, the Web-based Report a Pothole application…

An App that Takes on Pothole Season

April 14, 2013 - in Transportation

Developers from TAXI Canada have created an iPhone application aimed at recording and avoiding potholes. As the roadways thaw from the cold winter, pavement is cracking up everywhere. This application notified drivers of upcoming potholes, and automated the…