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McTrans Webinar Series

Published: Apr 2nd, 2018

This Highway Capacity Analysis Webinar Series presents lectures, software demonstrations, and application examples on the Highway Capacity Manual (HCM6) procedures. Step-by-step instruction of the HCM6 methodologies will be provided for […]

Council of University Transportation Centers Signs Memorandum of Understanding with Institute of Transportation Engineers

Published: Jan 31st, 2018

Dr. Lily Elefteriadou, President of the Council of University Transportation Centers, recently signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) on behalf of CUTC with the Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE). The […]

Low Cost Safety Improvements Workshop on Nov. 28th

Published: Oct 26th, 2017

The UFTI Transportation Technology Transfer Center, the Florida Department of Transportation, and the Federal Highway Administration will present a 1.5-day workshop on low-cost best practices for safety. Federal, state,and local […]

UFTI’s T2 Center Receives Three ASAP Awards from the FHWA

UFTI’s T2 Center Receives Three ASAP Awards from the FHWA

Published: Aug 30th, 2017

The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) recently awarded UFTI’s Transportation Technology Transfer (T2) Center three Accelerating Safety Activities Program (ASAP) awards. The three awards represent more than half of all available […]

HCS 7 Freeways Reliability

Published: Aug 30th, 2017

With Release 7.3, the Freeways module now models travel time reliability for Travel Time Index and Reliability Rating by analyzing hundreds of scenarios for the variance of demand, weather, incidents, […]

McTrans Update

Published: Jun 28th, 2017

The Highway Capacity Software, version 7 (HCS7), includes updated modules to implement the Highway Capacity Manual 6th Edition (HCM6) procedures for signalized intersections, urban streets, alternative intersections, roundabouts, freeway facilities, […]

UFTI Researchers Collaborating with the City of Gainesville to Test New Traffic Data Collection Approaches That Include AVs

Published: Apr 28th, 2017

NSF, FDOT, the City of Gainesville are helping the UFTI to test new technologies and algorithms that will facilitate the presence of autonomous and connected vehicles.

McTrans releases new analysis tool for Diverging Diamond Interchanges (DDIs)

McTrans releases new analysis tool for Diverging Diamond Interchanges (DDIs)

Published: Apr 28th, 2017

Diverging Diamond Interchanges (DDI) McTrans’ Streets module now includes the analysis of diverging diamond interchanges (DDI), adding this to the list of interchange ramp terminal designs to implement the new […]

McTrans: HCS7 Update – Release 7.2

McTrans: HCS7 Update – Release 7.2

Published: Feb 27th, 2017

The Streets module now analyzes Diverging Diamond Interchanges (DDI) as one of the most popular additions to the HCM6 procedures.  Adjustments to saturation flow for the crossover movement and the […]

In-Pavement Systems Evaluated to Detect Availability of Parking for Commercial Trucks at Rest Areas

In-Pavement Systems Evaluated to Detect Availability of Parking for Commercial Trucks at Rest Areas

Published: Feb 27th, 2017

Dr. Scott Washburn served as the principal investigator for a recently completed Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) grant-funded project, which tested three different in-pavement systems to detect the presence of […]