TRB Webinar on Spatial Modeling for Highway Performance Monitoring System Data: Part 1

TRB will conduct a webinar on Tuesday, February 27, 2018 from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM PT that will discuss how to incorporate spatial modeling and statistical tools to enhance the quality and productivity of travel monitoring data. Presenters will focus on the Highway Performance Monitoring System (HPMS), which is a compilation of roadway characteristics, … Read moreTRB Webinar on Spatial Modeling for Highway Performance Monitoring System Data: Part 1

TRB Webinar on Pavement Maintenance Programming Using 3D Laser Technology

TRB will conduct a webinar on Monday, March 26, 2018, from 11:00AM to 12:30PM PT that will present a systematic approach toward pavement maintenance and rehabilitation planning and programming using 3D laser technology and machine learning algorithms. The presenters will provide an overview of recent advances in automatic pavement distress detection. This webinar will also … Read moreTRB Webinar on Pavement Maintenance Programming Using 3D Laser Technology

FHWA Local Agency Training Needs Survey

The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), Center for Local Aid Support, invites you to participate in a Local Agency Training and Technical Assistance Needs Assessment.  Local agencies own seventy-six percent of the U.S. road network.  In this ownership role, many face challenges in maintaining and operating their network, including the need to find and retain a … Read moreFHWA Local Agency Training Needs Survey

Roadway Departure Safety Workshop in Marina, CA

Join us for a Local Roadway Departure Safety Workshop being held along the Central Coast in Marina, California.  This FREE workshop consists of three main parts. Participants will learn how to apply for federal funds, where their crashes happen, and what types of countermeasures are available. Learn from UC Berkeley, Caltrans, CHP, FHWA, NHTSA, OTS and PWD on … Read moreRoadway Departure Safety Workshop in Marina, CA

TRB Webinar: Roller-Compacted Concrete Pavements State-of-the-Practice

TRB will conduct a webinar on Wednesday, February 14, 2018 from 11:00AM to 12:30PM PT that will provide an overview about the state-of-the-practice for roller-compacted concrete (RCC) pavements. RCC is placed with conventional or high-density asphalt paving equipment, and then compacted with rollers. This webinar will focus on information in Technical Brief FHWA-HIF-16-003.* It will … Read moreTRB Webinar: Roller-Compacted Concrete Pavements State-of-the-Practice

FHWA Innovation Exchange Webinar Recordings

The Federal Highway Administration’s Center for Local Aid Support posts recordings of all their Innovative Exchange webinars. Check out their full list below or visit their Events page. Data-Driven Safety Analysis for Local Roads Ultra-High Performance Concrete (UHPC) for Local Agencies Collaborative Hydraulics, Advancing to the Next Generation of Engineering (CHANGE) Automated Traffic Signal Performance … Read moreFHWA Innovation Exchange Webinar Recordings

Webinar: Data-Driven Safety Analysis (DDSA) for Local Roads

Severe crashes are often widely dispersed over local and rural road networks.  Systemic analysis identifies locations that are at risk for severe crashes, even if there is not a high crash frequency. This webinar will present low-cost countermeasures and useful tools to analyze crash and roadway data to predict the safety impacts and allow local … Read moreWebinar: Data-Driven Safety Analysis (DDSA) for Local Roads

Load and Resistance Factor Design Methodology for Bridges

UC Berkeley, Tech Transfer is offering the Load and Resistance Factor Design (LRFD) Methodology for Bridges course for the first time in 2 years. This is a two-day hands-on training course that combines lectures, class exercises on real-world bridge design problems, class discussions, and Q&A. This course is recommended for bridge engineers and technicians throughout California who wish to understand … Read moreLoad and Resistance Factor Design Methodology for Bridges

FHWA “Concrete Clips” Video Series

The Federal Highway Administration’s Office of Infrastructure is developing a series of informational videos on topics of interest in concrete technology to aid technology transfer. The “Concrete Clips” video series will provide a concise overview of the subject to present key information about the subject. The videos are to serve as a source of information, … Read moreFHWA “Concrete Clips” Video Series

Caltrans Subsidized Courses for Local Agencies from UC Berkeley

Caltrans Division of Local Assistance provides funding to UC Berkeley, Tech Transfer, to allow local agencies a reduced rate on several transportation-related courses.   Check out our current list of open subsidized classes below.   Class suggestions?  Please email pauline.cueva@dot.ca.gov. UC Berkeley, Tech Transfer Subsidized Courses Code Title Dates Location TE-24 Traffic Signal Diagnostics and … Read moreCaltrans Subsidized Courses for Local Agencies from UC Berkeley