20 Years of Creative Problem Solving

This article describes the Federal Highway Administration's Resource Center, which offers just-in-time training and technical assistance to state and local agencies that are seeking solutions to a wide variety of transportation challenges. The Resource Center deploys new technologies and innovation through its 10 teams and more than 100 experts. These teams have teams have contributed to numerous initiatives to improve road safety and efficiency, including Every Day Counts (EDC) and the Second Strategic Highway Research Program (SHRP2). Resource Center teams collaborated with the National Fire Academy to conduct workshops on traffic incident management–training first responders. Resource Center teams have also sponsored multiple events, showcases, peer exchanges, and training courses in safety, operations, structures, geotechnical engineering, pavements and materials, construction project management, environment, and other disciplines to advance EDC implementation and SHRP2 products.The article also cites Resource Center assistance to the states of Florida, California, Georgia, Indiana, and Alaska.

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  • Accession Number: 01685865
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS, ATRI, USDOT
  • Created Date: Nov 3 2018 11:01AM