Webinar on Model Inventory of Roadway Elements (MIRE 2.0) & MIRE FDEs

The FHWA Office of Safety and Office of Safety Research and Development will be conducting a webinar on the recently released Model Inventory of Roadway Elements, Version 2.0 (MIRE 2.0) and on the Model Inventory of Roadway Elements, Fundamental Data Elements (MIRE FDEs) on Tuesday June 05, 2018 from 11:00 – 12:30 PM PDT. The … Read moreWebinar on Model Inventory of Roadway Elements (MIRE 2.0) & MIRE FDEs

TRB Webinar: Practices for Establishing Contract Time for Highway Projects

Join TRB for a webinar on Thursday, July 12, 2018 from 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM PST that features research from the National Cooperative Highway Research Program (NCHRP)’s Synthesis Report 402: Construction Manager-at-Risk Project Delivery for Highway Programs.  This webinar will discuss approaches for estimating contract time for highway construction projects. Establishing contract time is an … Read moreTRB Webinar: Practices for Establishing Contract Time for Highway Projects

Ultra-High Performance Concrete Construction Checklist Now Available

FHWA has published a checklist for the construction of ultra-high performance concrete (UHPC) connections for prefabricated bridge elements. The UHPC checklist provides guidance to bridge owners when developing their agency’s inspection procedures for the construction of UHPC connections. The checklist follows the flow of a project construction schedule, in phases of pre-award, preconstruction, prototype casting, … Read moreUltra-High Performance Concrete Construction Checklist Now Available

Hiring a Consultant in a Management Support Role

Do you know how to procure a consultant in a management support role?  Watch this 2 minute video in our Selected Shorts Video Series for information on the steps you need to follow to stay in compliance. Watch Video To view other Video Selected Shorts and additional A&E training and information, visit Consultant Selection and Procurement

New Funding Allocation Request Form (Fillable)

As an effort to consolidate the California Transportation Commission (CTC) allocation request forms for local agencies, Caltrans Division of Local Assistance (DLA) developed the “Funding Allocation Request Data Form.” Once the information has been provided in the data form, a Request for Funding Allocation will be generated automatically. This form is for CTC allocation requests … Read moreNew Funding Allocation Request Form (Fillable)

U.S. DOT Launches BUILD Transportation Program, $1.5 Billion Notice of Funding Opportunity

The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) has published a Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) to apply for $1.5 billion in discretionary grant funding through the Better Utilizing Investments to Leverage Development (BUILD) Transportation Discretionary Grants program. BUILD Transportation grants replace the pre-existing Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery (TIGER) grant program. As the Administration looks to enhance … Read moreU.S. DOT Launches BUILD Transportation Program, $1.5 Billion Notice of Funding Opportunity

Integrating National Environmental Policy Act and Permitting

The Every Day Counts initiative on integrating National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) and permitting processes focuses on outreach, training, and technical assistance to help agencies streamline and synchronize highway project reviews. The initiative features proven best practices and tools for efficiently navigating environmental assessments, environmental impact statements, and other review documents needed for projects. One … Read moreIntegrating National Environmental Policy Act and Permitting

Recording of Accelerated Bridge Construction Webinar

Listen to a recording of the Application of Accelerated Bridge Construction for Local Agencies webinar.  This webinar was sponsored by Caltrans and the State Transportation Innovation Council (STIC), and hosted by the California LTAP Center. ABC employs innovative design and construction methods in a safe and cost effective manner to reduce the number of on-site … Read moreRecording of Accelerated Bridge Construction Webinar

ATP Cycle 4 Call for Projects and Application Technical Workshop/Webinar

Following the California Transportation Commission’s call for projects, this technical workshop/webinar will provide an overview of key program changes in the 2019 ATP (Cycle 4) as well as a technical demonstration of the ATP application, which includes five different application types. Join the Active Transportation Resource Center to learn more about ATP Cycle 4! Attend in-person … Read moreATP Cycle 4 Call for Projects and Application Technical Workshop/Webinar

Webinar on Asset Management for Local Agency Programs

Asset management focuses decisions in resource allocation and usage for transportation infrastructure.  Its purpose is to maximize benefits of a transportation program for customers and users, based on well-defined goals and using available resources.  This webinar will share program examples for agencies to develop and manage their transportation assets.  Come find out how to set … Read moreWebinar on Asset Management for Local Agency Programs