Montana Department of Transportation

Bigge Crane Megaload Permit Issued

A permit has been issued for a megaload to travel from Idaho through Montana to Great Falls. The move, planned for seven stages, will travel at night to minimize travel disruptions to others along the route. MORE INFORMATION

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MDT Research Programs

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The Montana Department of Transportation (MDT) Research Programs serve to discover, develop, and extend knowledge needed to operate, maintain, and improve the statewide multi-modal transportation system.

This is achieved within MDT's mission to serve the public by establishing a transportation system that emphasizes safety, environmental preservation, cost-effectiveness, and quality. This is accomplished through established guidelines.

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