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Integrated Corridor Management and Freight Opportunities - 6/28/2016
This primer examines how freight can be incorporated into an integrated corridor management (ICM) approach, as well as the benefits of ICM in addressing...

Integrated Corridor Management, Transit, and Mobility on Demand - 6/28/2016
This primer examines how both public transportation and mobility on demand can be incorporated into an integrated corridor management approach.

The Freight Economy - 6/27/2016
Learn more about the interconnected network of almost seven million miles of highways, local roads, railways, navigable waterways and pipelines that move...

Talking Freight Seminar on June 29, 2016: Oversize and Overweight Freight Shipments - 6/15/2016
This webinar will discuss the research conducted as part of NCHRP 08-97, Finding and Using Data to Identify and Evaluate Corridors for Transporting Multi-state,...

Guide to Project Coordination for Minimizing Work Zone Mobility Impacts - 6/2/2016
This new publication provides guidance on using work zone Project Coordination (PC) to minimize work zone impacts and produce time and achieve cost savings....

FHWA Publishes Proposed Freight and System Performance Measure Rules - 4/22/2016
The U.S. Department of Transportationís Federal Highway Administration today published a rulemaking that proposes new performance measures to assess system...

National Symposium on Work Zones and Large Trucks - 3/24/2016
The National Symposium on Work Zones and Large Trucks was held as a one-day event at the Hyatt Regency Jacksonville Riverfront Hotel in Jacksonville,...

Part-Time Shoulder Use Guide - 3/21/2016
The FHWA Office of Operations has developed a guide to assist agencies in planning, designing, implementing, and operating part-time shoulder use strategies...

Road Weather Management Performance Measures: 2015 Update - 3/16/2016
This report explains and summarizes the results of survey, data collection and analyses conducted in 2015 to quantify the performance measures and indicators...

Business Process Frameworks for Transportation Operations - 3/1/2016
The FHWA Office of Operations led the development of six Transportation Systems Management and Operations (TSM&O) capability maturity frameworks (CMF)...

Advancing Transportation Systems Management and Operations Through Scenario Planning - 2/19/2016
The intent of this primer is to inform planners, operators, and other transportation systems management and operations (TSM&O) partners on the potential...

Climate Change Adaptation Guide for Transportation Systems Management, Operations, and Maintenance - 2/19/2016
This guide provides information and resources to help transportation management, operations, maintenance and emergency management staff incorporate climate...

Congestion Pricing - A Primer: Evolution of Second Generation Pricing Projects - 1/20/2016
This primer explores the evolution of first-generation pricing strategies into more complex express toll lanes using new or expanded capacity.

Measuring the Impacts of Freight Transportation Improvements on the Economy and Competitiveness - 1/15/2016
FHWA's Office of Freight Management and Operations (HOFM) is working to develop resources to support States and MPOs in understanding freight and its...

Freight Performance Measure Approaches for Bottlenecks, Arterials, and Linking Volumes to Congestion Report - 1/15/2016
FHWA's Office of Freight Management and Operations (HOFM) releases this work on approaches to understanding freight bottlenecks to support national, State...

Traffic Signal Management Plans - 1/12/2016
An Objectives and Performance based approach for Improving the Design Operations and Maintenance of Traffic Signal Systems provides step-by-step instructions...

Ramp Metering: A Proven, Cost-Effective Operational Strategy—A Primer - 1/26/2015
This primer poses ramp metering as a potential tool to address commonly occurring congestion and safety issues. Despite initial opposition and skepticism...

Ramp Metering: A Proven, Effective Strategy - An Informational Brief - 1/26/2015
This Informational Brief highlights ramp metering as a proven, effective strategy for reducing congestion and improving safety. The Brief covers at a...