Reaping the Benefits of Attending the TRB Annual Meeting: Utah Department of Transportation's Practical, Systematic Model

The Utah Department of Transportation (DOT) has developed a formal process to document the benefits of sending its personnel to the Transportation Research Board (TRB) Annual Meeting, by tracking and guiding the implementation of the innovative and cost-saving ideas brought back. In this article, Utah DOT's research director describes the process and presents two case studies. One case study concerns reduced crossover crashes and the other concerns accelerated bridge construction.


  • English

Media Info

  • Media Type: Print
  • Features: Photos;
  • Pagination: pp 38-40
  • Serial:
    • TR News
    • Issue Number: 265
    • Publisher: Transportation Research Board
    • ISSN: 0738-6826
  • Publication flags:

    Open Access (libre)

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01149198
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS, TRB
  • Created Date: Jan 27 2010 9:43AM