New & Noteworthy

On this page you can find news of recent projects and initiatives.
Build a Better Mousetrap Competition DEADLINE EXTENDED TO OCTOBER 1st!

Build a Better Mousetrap Competition DEADLINE EXTENDED TO OCTOBER 1st!

The deadline for the 2020 NJ Build a Better Mousetrap has been extended to October 1st! ...
FHWA Announces Every Day Counts (EDC-6) Innovation Areas

FHWA Announces Every Day Counts (EDC-6) Innovation Areas

FHWA announced that it will officially launch EDC-6 by webinar on September 23, 2020 and distributed descriptions of seven innovative practices that the nation's STICs ...
STIC Incentive Funding Grant Awarded for Local Aid Software Training

STIC Incentive Funding Grant Awarded for Local Aid Software Training

FHWA recently announced the award of a State Transportation Innovation Council (STIC) funding grant to support NJDOT’s Division of Local Aid and Economic Development efforts ...
Pavement Preservation Treatments at NJDOT

Pavement Preservation Treatments at NJDOT

This video features the work that the NJDOT Pavement and Drainage Management and Technology Unit is doing to advance Pavement Preservation treatments on state roads to increase ...
How New Jersey is Using Funds from the Volkswagen Settlement to Expand Clean Transportation Infrastructure

How New Jersey is Using Funds from the Volkswagen Settlement to Expand Clean Transportation Infrastructure

In early 2020, the state of New Jersey issued its Energy Master Plan, setting a goal of 100 percent clean energy by 2050. The Volkswagen ...
NJDOT Tech Transfer Innovation Interview: 3D Reality Modeling

NJDOT Tech Transfer Innovation Interview: 3D Reality Modeling

To find out a little more on what NJDOT has been doing to advance 3D modeling, we interviewed Jim Coyle, a Geodetic Survey SME at ...
Development of Real-Time Traffic Signal Performance Measurement System

Development of Real-Time Traffic Signal Performance Measurement System

Adaptive Signal Control Technology (ASCT) is a smart traffic signal technology that adjusts timing of traffic signals to accommodate changing traffic patterns and reduce congestion. ...
Lunchtime Tech Talk! WEBINAR: Evaluation of Precast Concrete Pavement Systems and State Specifications

Lunchtime Tech Talk! WEBINAR: Evaluation of Precast Concrete Pavement Systems and State Specifications

On June 10, 2020, the NJDOT Bureau of Research hosted a Lunchtime Tech Talk! Webinar on the Evaluation of Precast Concrete Pavement Systems and State ...