Transportation Forum

Infrastructure Renewal in Transportation

March 27, 2013

The Center for Sustainable Transportation Infrastructure (CSTI), in conjunction with the Pittsburgh Chapter of the American Society of Highway Engineers (ASHE), conducted its third annual forum to explore how research and education can contribute to development and monitoring of a performance driven transportation system in Pennsylvania. The theme this year was to advance learning on the performance measures of transportation systems and present recent research findings on infrastructure renewal. The MAP 21 federal reauthorization legislation which promotes the use of performance measurements to evaluate our transportation infrastructure and systems as a means of benchmarking and improving our performance was discussed by our panelists.

Presentations included:

Our Panelists included:

  • Mr. Christopher Norrris, Pennsylvania Department of Transportation, Director, Transportation Innovations Office
  • Mr. Ken Flack - Southwestern Pennsylvania Commission, Transportation Planner
  • Ms. Wendy P. Stern - Assistant General Manager Planning and Development Port Authority of Allegheny County
  • Mr. Mark Swanlund- Team Leader, FHWA Office of Transportation Performance Management


Photos from this year's Transportation Forum

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