Montana Department of Transportation

Malcolm “Mack” Long, Director

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Large-Scale Laboratory Testing of Geosynthetics in Roadway Applications

  • Final Presentation – added April 21

Artificial Intelligence (AI) based Tool to Estimate Contract Time

  • Proposal – added April 20

Numerical Modeling of the Test Pit for Falling Weight Deflectometer Calibration

  • Tasks 1 and 2 Report - March 2021 – added April 16

Traffic Safety Culture

  • Federal Fiscal Year Annual Work Plans: 2020 – added April 14
    Federal Fiscal Year Annual Work Plans: 2021 – added April 14
    Participant Listing: TPF-5(444): FFY 2020-2024 – added April 14

Traffic Safety Culture

  • New Projects: A Review of Methods to Change Beliefs and Resources and Tools to Reduce Multi-Risk Driving Behaviors – added April 14

Developing a Systematic Approach for Safety Improvements on Low-Volume Roads in Montana

  • Task 7 Report – added April 2

Large-Scale Laboratory Testing of Geosynthetics in Roadway Applications

  • Final Report – added March 31

Feasibility of Non-Proprietary Ultra-High Performance Concrete (UHPC) for Use in Highway Bridges in Montana

  • Final Report – added March 31

Guidance on Messaging to Avoid Reactance and Address Moral Disengagement

  • Task 3 Report – added March 29

Guidance for Evaluating Traffic Safety Culture Strategies

  • Webinar: Recording and Presentation – added March 24

Guidance to Promote Workplace Policies and Family Rules to Reduce Cell Phone Use While Driving and Promote Engaged Driving

  • Task 2 Report – added March 19

Development of Deterioration Curves for Bridge Elements in Montana

  • Task 2 Report – added March 16

A Feasibility Study of Road Culvert Bridge Deck Deicing Using Geothermal Energy

  • Task 1 Report – added March 11

Effectiveness of Highway Safety Public Education at Montana Motor Vehicle Division and Vehicle Registration Stations by Streaming Safety Videos

  • Task 2 Report – added February 25

Concrete-Filled Steel Tube to Concrete Pile Cap Connections

  • Phase IV Task 2 Report – added February 24

Feasibility of Non-Proprietary Ultra-High Performance Concrete (UHPC) for Use in Highway Bridges in Montana

  • Phase III Kick-Off Meeting Presentation – added February 17

Local Technical Assistance Program (LTAP)

  • January 2021 Report – added January 28

MDT Research Annual Reports

  • 2020 At-A-Glance – added January 25

Guidance for Evaluating Traffic Safety Culture Strategies

  • Final Report, Guidance, Poster – added January 15

Guidelines for Chemically Stabilizing Problematic Soils

  • Poster – added January 15

Feasibility of Non-Proprietary Ultra-High Performance Concrete (UHPC) for Use in Highway Bridges in Montana

  • Phase III Proposal – added January 13

Effective Production Rate Estimation and Activity Sequencing Logics Using Daily Work Report Data: Phases 1 and 2

  • Project Summary and Implementation Reports – added January 13

Analyze Business Models for Implementation and Operation of a Statewide GNSS RTN

  • Kick-Off Meeting Notes – added January 8

Testing Wildlife-Friendly Fencing Modifications to Manage Wildlife and Livestock Movements

  • Final Report, Project Summary Report, Implementation Report, Performance Measures Report & Poster – added January 8

MDT Research - Annual Reports

  • 2020 Report – added January 4

Analyze Business Models for Implementation and Operation of a Statewide GNSS RTN

  • Proposal – added December 23

Barrier Reflector Durability Study

  • Construction Report and Evaluation – added December 22

Numerical Modeling of the Test Pit for Falling Weight Deflectometer Calibration

  • Proposal – added December 16

Research Newsletters

  • 2020 Fall Newsletter – added December 16

Safety Evaluation of Sinusoidal Centerline Rumble Strips

  • Scope of Work – Added December 10