Intelligent Transportation Society (ITS) of California 2018 Annual Meeting

ITS California is once again holding its very popular and informative Annual Conference and Exhibition this October 1-3 at the Anaheim Marriott.  The past seven consecutive years have had record attendance (with over 600 attendees last year) and this year is promising to be better than ever. In an era of ever changing and exciting … Read moreIntelligent Transportation Society (ITS) of California 2018 Annual Meeting

Innovative Finance Methods Webinar

It’s not to late to join the Federal Highway Administration for an Information Exchange Webinar on Innovative Financing.  The purpose of this webinar is to provide locals, counties and tribes with tools to expand capacity to design and implement alternative financial strategies for delivering transportation infrastructure. By being knowledgeable about a wide range of options, both … Read moreInnovative Finance Methods Webinar

Cost Analysis of A&E Consultant Contracts

A cost analysis is an evaluation of each cost element, including profit and fee’s, of a consultant cost proposal to allow you the opportunity to reach an agreement at a fair and reasonable price. Watch this 2 minute video in our Selected Shorts Video Series for information on performing a cost analysis. Watch Video. To view … Read moreCost Analysis of A&E Consultant Contracts

Caltrans Project Delivery Workshop Recordings

On May 17, 2018, Caltrans Division of Local Assistance and the RTPA Group hosted a workshop on Project Delivery to help Metropolitan Planning Organizations (MPO’s) and Regional Transportation Planning Agencies (RTPA’s) prepare to support project sponsors in their efforts to deliver projects. The intent of the workshop was to review project delivery roles and responsibilities … Read moreCaltrans Project Delivery Workshop Recordings

A&E On-Call Contract Video Training

Caltrans Division of Local Assistance, with assistance from the California Local Technical Assistance Program (LTAP) Center, just posted 4 videos to help local agencies with Architectural and Engineering On-Call Contracts. The choice of video topics was based on Exhibit 10-C review issues, most asked questions since 10/1/17, and user group suggestions. Check out the new … Read moreA&E On-Call Contract Video Training

Local Agency Access to AASHTO TC3 Training

Earlier this month, the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) and the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO) finalized an agreement for a project that provides local and tribal transportation practitioners access to the AASHTO TC3 (Transportation Curriculum Coordination Council) library. Access to the training advances the mission of FHWA’s Center for Local Aid Support … Read moreLocal Agency Access to AASHTO TC3 Training

Recording Posted of ATP Cycle 4 Call for Projects Application Webinar and Workshop

The ATP Cycle 4 Call for Projects and Application Technical Workshop/Webinar Recording and the Q&A document are now available online. You may view them on the Caltrans ATP Cycle 4 website under ATP Cycle 4 Training Information. Please review the California Transportation Commission’s ATP Guidelines and visit the Caltrans ATP Cycle 4 website for more detailed … Read moreRecording Posted of ATP Cycle 4 Call for Projects Application Webinar and Workshop

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

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