Attend an FHWA Webinar on Unpaved Road Dust and Stabilization Solutions

Join the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) on August 23 for a webinar on Unpaved Road Dust and Stabilization Solutions.  No registration is required. This webinar is open to all agencies including Tribes, FLMAs, and Local Agencies. This webinar will be recorded and posted on-line Topics and Presenters: “Unpaved Road Dust Control and Stabilization Treatment Selection … Read more

Webinar on Use of Ultra-High Performance Concrete on the Pulaski Skyway

Join the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) for a webinar on ” Use of Ultra-High Performance Concrete on the Pulaski Skyway – Owner’s Perspective.”  This webinar will provide an overview of the utilization of UHPC on the Pulaski Skyway project.  Detailed information will be provided about the project from the design stage through construction.  It will also … Read more

Safe Transportation for Every Pedestrian (STEP) Webinar

Pedestrians account for over 17.5 percent of all fatalities in motor vehicle traffic crashes, and the majority of these deaths occur at uncontrolled crossing locations such as mid-block or un-signalized intersections. These are among the most common locations for pedestrian fatalities generally because of inadequate pedestrian crossing facilities and insufficient or inconvenient crossing opportunities, all of which create barriers to safe, convenient, and complete … Read more

Traffic Incident Management (TIM) Webinars by FHWA

Traffic Incident Management (TIM) is the planned and coordinated multi-disciplinary processes used to detect, respond, and clear traffic incidents as quickly as possible while protecting the safety of on-scene responders and the traveling public. Safe, quick clearance is necessary to minimize the safety hazards at the incident scene. Effective TIM processes can improve responder and … Read more

Attend a Webinar on Required DBE Goals for FTA Subrecipients

Title 49 of the Code of Federal Regulations Part 26 (49 CFR 26) establishes requirements for the use of Disadvantaged Business Enterprises (DBE) on all federally-funded projects.  In October 2016, the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) approved a revised triennial DBE goal and methodology for the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans).  This new DBE goal and … Read more

TRB Webinar on Springtime Damage to Roads and Seasonal Load Limits

TRB will conduct a webinar on Wednesday, February 22, 2017, from 2:00PM to 3:30PM EST on springtime damage to roads and seasonal load limits. Low-volume roads in seasonal frost areas are susceptible to damage from heavy vehicles during the spring thaw. The maintenance-free life of a low-volume road in a seasonal frost area averages less … Read more

HEC 17 Webinar Series: Highways in the River Environment – Floodplains, Extreme Events, Risk and Resilience

FHWA is hosting two more webinars to provide an overview and answer questions on the recently released Hydraulic Engineering Circular (HEC 17): Highways in the River Environment – Floodplains, Extreme Events, Risk and Resilience. Webinar 2: Climate Modeling and Risk and Resilience (Chapters 5 and 6) Wednesday, February 8, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. EST https://connectdot.connectsolutions.com/hec17/rolloutb/ … Read more

FHWA Webinar on Data-Driven Safety Analysis

The FHWA Data-Driven Safety Analysis (DDSA) team is presenting a new session in its free DDSA “How-To” webinar series. Data-Driven Safety Analysis: The Reliability of Safety Management Methods Tuesday, December 20, 2016, from 2:00-3:30 EST (11:00-12:30 PST) The Reliability of Safety Management Methods series includes five informational guides that demonstrate ways to make more reliable data-driven decisions throughout the roadway … Read more

Attend FHWA Webinar on Asset Management Plan Final Rule

On October 24, 2016, the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) published a Notice of Final Rulemaking in the Federal Register to address new requirements established by the Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act (MAP-21). They are: A requirement for States to develop and implement risk-based asset management plans for the National Highway System … Read more

2015 Construction Contract Standards Webcast

(A recording of this webcast can be found on the Caltrans Division of Construction Training page)   Join Caltrans for a webcast on the 2015 Construction Contract Standards on May 18, 2016 from 10am – 12pm PST. This webcast will include a presentation followed by questions and answers.  The presentation will cover: How do the … Read more