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AU & AL T-2 (Auburn)
Alabama Technology Transfer (T2) Center

Located on the campus of Auburn University in Auburn, Alabama, is an organization created to bring the newest developments in technology to state and local public works agencies in Alabama. The Center combines the resources of three organizations:
  • US Department of Transportation
  • Alabama Department of Transportation
  • Auburn University
The Center publishes the Alabama Transportation Newsletter for Alabama LTAP with topics of interest in managing, performing and evaluating public works functions. The newsletter is distributed primarily to agencies and individuals in Alabama and to all other centers in the United States. Articles originate in Alabama or are compiled from other sources in engineering and public works periodicals. The newsletter also lists many of the materials available from the Center.

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Analysis of Wrong-Way Driving Crashes on Alabama Interstates
Crash data on Alabama Interstates were collected across a five-year period from 2009 to 2013, and a true wrong-way driving (WWD) crashes were identified using the hardcopy of crash reports and existing maps. The crash data contained 18 explanatory variables representing the driver, temporal, vehicle, and environmental information.

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Temporary Traffic Control
A need exists for road building contractors to be properly trained in temporary traffic control setups and have the ability to assess conditions throughout the entire project duration that assists with evaluation, identification, and assessment of existing hazards while also providing guidance for corrective measures. To fulfill this need, this training course in Temporary Traffic Control (TTC) will aid safety professionals, project inspectors, maintenance personnel, contractors, and employees in the field in the proper application of TTC practices and procedures. READ MORE