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State Day: RIDOT is Making Crosswalks More Visible 

In conjunction with the passing of the 2016 RhodeWorks law, The Rhode Island Department of …

In Indiana, Safer Work Zones, Less Congestion

Lessons from INDOT’s Leadership on Positive Work Zone Protection  By Mary Lou Jay  Closing off …

National North Carolina Day: Enhancing Public Engagement and Shaping Transportation Needs

To keep up with the needs of commuters, the North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT) …

National New York Day: Lower Emissions and Better Bridges

The Empire State is home to some of the most extensive public infrastructure systems in …

Honoring Construction Workers Who Build America

On National Construction Appreciation Week, InfraTalk America’s Publisher considers the transportation infrastructure industry’s relationship with …

National Virginia Day: Utilizing Hybrid Composite Materials and Modern Pavement Overlay Solutions

Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) is leading in their use of overlay pavement solutions and …

Ohio DOT’s Trailblazing Efforts on E-Ticketing

How the state overcame resistance as it moves toward fully digital ticketing.   By: Patricia Fitzgerald  …

New Research Quantifies the Benefits of E-Ticketing 

As DOTs struggle with staffing shortages, e-Ticketing can reduce the need for inspectors by 25 …

National New Hampshire Day: Highlighting the Use of Measurement While Drilling and All-Electronic Tolling Stations  

The New Hampshire Department of Transportation (NHDOT) has adopted the use of data measuring during …

Celebrating National South Carolina Day: Utilizing Drones and Crowdsourced Data to Improve State Travel

Offering financial and time saving improvements, the South Carolina Department of Transportation is leading …

Victoria Sheehan on the Challenges and Opportunities in Mainstreaming New Technology 

The New Hampshire DOT Commissioner and Former AASHTO President takes on State DOTs’ “Bad Rap.”  …

National Maryland Day: Progress in Electric Vehicles and Pedestrian Safety

Maryland’s Department of Transportation (MDOT) had been working towards a safer and more technologically advanced …

The New Rebar: Lightweight Composites, the Sustainable Alternative to Steel 

During National Composites Week, we highlight the disruptive potential of lightweight, noncorrosive materials.   By …

National Massachusetts Day: Prioritizing Weather Responsive Strategies and an Innovative Culture

Today we recognize the Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) for its leadership in developing innovative …

From Paper to the Future: Highlights from FHWA’s July Digital As-Built Forum 

The team bringing Caltrans out of file boxes and into the cloud shares their journey.   …

National Connecticut Day: Implementing Innovation and Electric Vehicle Charging

The Connecticut Department of Transportation (CTDOT) is helping drive high-tech innovation in the field. In …

MaineDOT’s History-Making Composite Bridge Project Wins Regional Award 

Due to its use of lightweight composite girders, the Grist Mill bridge is expected to …

Celebrating National Georgia Day: Deploying Solutions for Pedestrian Safety and Pavement Overlays

Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT) has prioritized their roads and travelers when it comes to …

National New Jersey Day: Piloting Use of Drone Systems and Composite Materials

The fishing pier at sunrise in Ventnor City, New Jersey Today, we are showcasing two …

New Research Quantifies the Deployment and Effectiveness of Positive Workzone Protection Technologies 

By Angie Schmitt Image via MaineDOT A host of new and emerging technologies are available …

Ohio DOT Implements New Technologies Aimed at Reducing Work Zone Related Accidents

With work zone related accidents on the rise, the Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) is …

National Pennsylvania Day: Prioritizing the Use of Digital Systems

Semi-Truck entering state of Pennsylvania Today, in honor of National Pennsylvania Day, we are taking …

National Delaware Day: Celebrating the Pilot Use of e-Ticketing and a Traveler Focused Phone App

Saturated early morning light hits the buildings and architecture of downtown Wilmington Delaware We want …

National State Day Campaign

There is a national day for everything: ice cream, puppies, and even the nation’s states …

Toward a LEED-Style System for Infrastructure Sustainability

The Institute for Sustainable Infrastructure is helping ensure the next generation of infrastructure projects rises …

“We Can Do Better!”

By Gregory G. Nadeau, Publisher of InfraTalk America In 2017, following my retirement from 35 …

The Imperative of Positive Work Zone Protection 

New and improved roadways and bridges are a welcome addition to the U.S. transportation system, …

Industry Experts Weigh-In on the Future of e-Ticketing

The National E-Ticketing Task Force launched in October 2021. Forty-three state DOTs have already signed …

Streamlining Project Delivery Throughout the Federal Aid Highway Program

As Congress and the administration develop bipartisan legislation to provide the elusive significant new investment …

A Sustainable Composite Bridge Story

Composite bridge systems are revolutionizing the way bridges are constructed across the country. Composites are …