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Innovations

July 01, 2020 09:00 AM
By: Rich Kirkpatrick

When replacing a bridge over busy U.S. Route 19 in Allegheny County, PennDOT's District 11 chose to use self-propelled modular transporters.


June 24, 2020 09:30 AM
By: Rich Kirkpatrick

The Road Diet Project reflects collaboration championed by PennDOT Connects and the State Transportation Innovation Council.


June 17, 2020 09:45 AM
By: Rich Kirkpatrick

This technique minimizes vertical drop off at the pavement edge, making it easier for vehicles that drift off the road to return safely.


June 10, 2020 08:00 AM
By: Rich Kirkpatrick

PennDOT is embracing 3-D modeling to streamline and enhance the project design and construction process.


June 03, 2020 01:00 PM
By: Danielle Klinger-Grumbine

To continue providing facilitations for PennDOT organizations, our Bureau of Innovations quickly adapted to virtual operations amid COVID-19


June 02, 2020 09:00 AM
By: Danielle Klinger-Grumbine

With schools closed and the panel of judges teleworking, statewide judging for this year's Innovations Challenge was a challenge in itself.


May 27, 2020 07:00 AM
By: Rich Kirkpatrick

Pennsylvania's topography poses a challenge for bridge construction, but hydraulic tools help us design safer and more resilient structures.


May 20, 2020 07:00 AM
By: Rich Kirkpatrick

To minimize the impact on commuter travel, one bridge in the Pittsburgh area was demolished and replaced within a single weekend.


May 13, 2020 12:00 AM
By: Rich Kirkpatrick

Expanded Polystyrene (EPS) Geofoam is a rapid embankment construction technique used in accelerated bridge construction.


May 06, 2020 09:00 AM
By: Rich Kirkpatrick

PennDOT is taking a leading role nationally in advancing e-Construction and Partnering (eCP).