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McTrans Develops Bus Bike-Rack App

Published: Dec 5th, 2017

McTrans is mainly known in the transportation community for the development of the Highway Capacity Software (HCS) and Highway Capacity Manual (HCM) training/webinars. Did you know that McTrans also collaborates […]

Improved Analysis Tool for Concrete Pavement

Published: Oct 26th, 2017

University of Florida researchers developed three-dimensional finite element (3D-FE) models to more accurately predict the behavior of concrete slabs. They also followed up on a project to characterize strain gauge […]

UFTI Affiliate Conducts Research on Corrosion in Post-Tensioned Cables

UFTI Affiliate Conducts Research on Corrosion in Post-Tensioned Cables

Published: Aug 30th, 2017

In a series of projects funded by the Florida Department of Transportation, University of Florida researchers explored the use of indirect impedance as a method of corrosion detection on post-tensioned […]

UFTI Affiliate Evaluates Asphalt Pavement Interface Conditions for Enhanced Bond Performance

Published: Jun 28th, 2017

Dr. Reynaldo Roque, a professor from the University of Florida Department of Civil & Coastal Engineering, along with his research team, conducted a study to understand interface debonding and near-surface […]

UFTI Participates in FDOT Research Program Peer Exchange

Published: May 31st, 2017

FDOT held a peer exchange, which is a review of a state DOT’s Research, Development, and Technology program by representatives of other state DOTs, federal transportation agencies, academic institutions, the […]

UFTI Offers Workshop on DSRC and Other Transportation Communication Options

UFTI Offers Workshop on DSRC and Other Transportation Communication Options

Published: May 31st, 2017

A panel of experts in the field of Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) presented different aspects of Vehicle-to-Infrastructure or V2X connectivity on May 3, 2017, at the University of Florida. This workshop […]

UFTI Affiliate Dr. Chris Ferraro Tests Various Materials as Partial Replacements for Portland Cement in Concrete

UFTI Affiliate Dr. Chris Ferraro Tests Various Materials as Partial Replacements for Portland Cement in Concrete

Published: Apr 28th, 2017

Concrete is seen everywhere in transportation construction. Concrete is made by combining Portland cement, sand, water, and coarse aggregate. Portland cement is the “glue” that holds concrete together and gives […]

McTrans Continues Highway Capacity Analysis Webinar Series

Published: Apr 28th, 2017

This webinar series presents lectures, software demonstrations and application examples on the Highway Capacity Manual (HCM) procedures – including updates in the 6th Edition. Step-by-step instruction of the HCM methodologies will […]

UFTI Hosted Workshop on DSRC and Other Communication Options for Transportation Connectivity on May 3, 2017

Published: Apr 5th, 2017

The UFTI will host a workshop on May 3, 2017, in the Reitz Union, room G310 on the UF campus in Gainesville, Florida.

Coastal Engineering Researchers Evaluate the Monitoring System on the Sunshine Skyway Bridge

Coastal Engineering Researchers Evaluate the Monitoring System on the Sunshine Skyway Bridge

Published: Jan 25th, 2017

The results of the following FDOT research project is now available online: Sunshine Skyway Bridge Monitoring Phase 1: System Assessment & Integration Recommendations Summary [103KB] Final Report [3.9MB] Principal investigator: Jennifer A. […]