Work-Zone

Roadway infrastructure is often talked about in terms of dollars and cents, but the reality is that every road project puts human lives on the line.…
March 26, 2020
The editors of Traffic & Transit were on hand at ATSSA's 2020 Traffic Expo and New Products Rollout. ATSSA selected 20 companies to participate…
February 28, 2020
Bone Systems Smart Solutions for Wrong Way Driving (SSFWWD)
Bone Systems Smart Solutions for Wrong Way Driving (SSFWWD) was among the products on display at the 2020 ATSSA Traffic Expo.
Now that the 2020 ATSSA Traffic Expo—a 50th anniversary gathering of the best and brightest in traffic safety and road safety technology developments…
February 28, 2020
The North Dakota DOT (NDDOT) recently received a federal grant to use innovative technology to improve work-zone safety with an autonomous impact…
February 10, 2020
Figure 1. Work-zone site location map.
Figure 1. Work-zone site location map.
Figure 1. Work-zone site location map.   Effective signage that is easily understood facilitates safe driving through a work zone. The Manual on…
July 09, 2019
Israel LaFleur Bridge led to an increase of traffic congestion along I-210, I-10, and the surrounding area.
Work on the Israel LaFleur Bridge led to an increase of traffic congestion along I-210, I-10, and the surrounding area. However, overall vehicle crashes during the work were lower than expected, partially attributed to smart work zone systems.
Interstate 210 (I-210) is a 12.4-mile-long bypass of I-10 in Lake Charles, Louisiana. One of the defining features of this route is the Israel…
June 05, 2019
State DOTs have been increasingly deploying intelligent transportation systems (ITS) in work zones over the last 10 years with the goal of improving…
April 29, 2019
I-76 Work zone
RoadQuake TPRS in a Shelly & Sands work zone, I-76/I-80
As the prime highway contractor, Shelly & Sands recently installed temporary portable rumble strips (TPRS) in a work zone in Mahoning County,…
November 02, 2017
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