Five western states receive top honors

State department of transportation projects that restored essential highways following devastating landslides and improved safety for motorists and wildlife are among the winners in the western regional America’s Transportation Awards competition. (more…)

Four ways open graded friction courses can reduce hydroplaning

By Kevin McGlumphy, P.E.

Wet weather crash reduction is a topic that at times can be a very slippery subject. Highway safety in our country is a critical issue and accident prevention is an important part of the goals of the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), state departments of transportation and local governments. (more…)