New & Noteworthy

On this page you can find news of recent projects and initiatives.
Quantifying Greenhouse Gas Emissions of Asphalt Pavement Preservation at Construction and Use Stages Using Life Cycle Assessment

Quantifying Greenhouse Gas Emissions of Asphalt Pavement Preservation at Construction and Use Stages Using Life Cycle Assessment

A recent study found that pavement preservation techniques can reduce greenhouse gas emissions and contribute to savings for both transportation agencies and drivers.
PMGA Divisions Take Lead on Extreme Weather, Climate Risks, and Asset Management

PMGA Divisions Take Lead on Extreme Weather, Climate Risks, and Asset Management

In 2017, FHWA selected NJDOT as one of six state DOTs to participate in a pilot program on extreme weather, climate risks and asset management.
New Jersey STIC Incentive Project Grant Funding Available

New Jersey STIC Incentive Project Grant Funding Available

The deadline to submit a proposal for funding through NJ STIC is approaching on February 1, 2019.
The Use of Porous Concrete for Sidewalks

The Use of Porous Concrete for Sidewalks

A 2018 NJDOT report explored the use of porous concrete for sidewalks and its effectiveness to mitigate stormwater runoff.
New Jersey To Expand Data-Driven Approach to Highway Safety Management

New Jersey To Expand Data-Driven Approach to Highway Safety Management

Aided by STIC funding, NJDOT pilots a sofware package to proactively identify sites for safety improvement.
Participate in the NJDOT Transportation Research Ideas Collaboration Site!

Participate in the NJDOT Transportation Research Ideas Collaboration Site!

The NJDOT Bureau of Research invites you to participate in the NJDOT Transportation Research Ideas Collaboration site.
NJDOT Awarded Accelerated Innovation Deployment Grant to Start Weather-Savvy Roads Pilot Program

NJDOT Awarded Accelerated Innovation Deployment Grant to Start Weather-Savvy Roads Pilot Program

This grant from FHWA will assist NJDOT gather data on road conditions and improve response times during weather events.
Get Oriented with EDC-5 Innovations Through September Webinars

Get Oriented with EDC-5 Innovations Through September Webinars

Innovations for EDC-5 include weather-responsive management strategies, collaborative hydraulics,advanced geotechnical exploration methods, unmanned aerial systems (UAS), and more.