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The federal role in highway research and technology

The federal role in highway research and technology

research and technology coordinating committee.

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Published by Transportation Research Board, National Research Council in Washington, D.C .
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    Subjects:
  • Highway research -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesSpecial report -- 261., Special report (National Research Council (U.S.). Transportation Research Board) -- 261.
    ContributionsNational Research Council (U.S.). Transportation Research Board.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTE192 .F43 2001
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 146 p. :
    Number of Pages146
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18262909M
    ISBN 100309072468
    LC Control Number2001059249

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TRB Special Report - The Federal Role in Highway Research and Technology examines the federal role in the nation's overall highway research and technology (R&T) effort. Its emphasis is on determining whether the focus and activities of the federal program are appropriate in light of the needs of the highway system and its stakeholders as.

TRB Special Report - The Federal Role in Highway Research and Technology examines the federal role in the nation's overall highway research and technology (R&T) : Transportation Research Board.

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DIEWALD 1 The term “federal highway R&T program” refers to the combined responsibilities and actions of Congress, the administration, and FHWA in funding federal highway research, determining research needs, setting research.

The committee will monitor and review FHWA's research and technology activities and advise FHWA on (a) research agenda setting and coordination of highway research with states, universities, and other partners, (b) strategies to accelerate the deployment and adoption of innovation, and (c) potential areas where research is needed.

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PDF files can be viewed with the Acrobat® Reader®. A century ago, research and technology (R&T) played a primary role and led to the conversion of unpaved to paved roads with asphalt and concrete pavement materials, an innovation that led to greater and safer mobility on our Nation’s highways.

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TRB Special Report The Essential Federal Role in Highway Research and Innovation summarizes conclusions and advice on the Federal Highway Administration’s (FHWA’s) critical role in highway research, development, and technology (RD&T) that have been developed over the years by TRB’s Research and Technology Coordinating Committee (RTCC).

The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) managers and staff responsible for research and technology (R&T) in particular functional areas develop and set their own R&T agendas, which reflect FHWA's mission, support strategic goals, and engage internal and external stakeholders.

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The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) has a history of success in playing a lead role in national highway research and technology (R&T). In an effort to further improve its R&T Program, the Agency developed a Corporate Master Plan for Research and Deployment of Technology & Innovation (Plan).

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