Examining New Approaches to Transportation Management in Texas

Congestion continues to increase in Texas and the United States, leading to longer delays, higher fuel consumption and related crashes. Adding capacity to existing systems isn’t easy, so transportation agencies are relying on operations and maintenance strategies like active traffic management (ATM), a common strategy in Europe, to help manage congestion. In recent years, ATM […] Read More…

TTI researchers provide testimony to committees of Texas Legislature

TTI researchers Tim Lomax and David Ellis recently provided testimony to two committees of the Texas Senate, addressing transportation finance and roadway congestion issues. The Senate Transportation Committee on June 23 heard from Lomax, who updated committee members on the work of the Mobility Investment Priorities Project, which addressed the corridors ranking highly on the […] Read More…

Maddox testifies before Congress on connected transportation technology

John Maddox, an expert in connected vehicle technology, testified recently before Congress on the future of surface transportation technology – a key area of research in the Texas A&M Transportation Institute (TTI) Transportation Policy Research Center. Maddox is the Director of Collaborative Program Strategy in a partnership between TTI and the University of Michigan Transportation […] Read More…

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