The 2015 ACEC & ODOT Partnering Conference
This year's conference -- Transportation and Beyond -- looks at trends in transportation that will affect how transportation projects are designed and developed in the future. The future of transportation has many facets: funding, technology, partnership and preparedness to name a few.
When: April 28, 2015 at the Salem Convention Center
Temporary Traffic Control Plans Design Workshop
ODOT has scheduled a Temporary Traffic Control Plans Design Workshops for April 14th through 15th in Salem. This training provides Traffic Control Plan designers, inspectors and their leaders the principles and practices of Traffic Control Plans (TCP) Design.
Click the following link for a more detailed description of the class and information on how to register:
Find Inspiration at the 2015 ODOT Environmental Conference
The theme of the conference is “State of the profession – Looking to the future.” Held every few years, the conference attracts employees from environmental, planning, right of way, local programs, roadway, geo-hydro, bridge, maintenance, construction, major projects and project leadership sections of the agency in addition to local government, contractor and consultant partners.
Scheduled for April 21-23 at the Valley River Inn in Eugene, the conference will be jam-packed with interesting presentations, workshops and field trips. Organizers are currently soliciting presentation abstracts and ideas for discussion topics/break-out sessions. If you have a proposal or idea submit it via the conference website.
For more information visit the conference website.
ACEC/ODOT Brown Bag Lunch Series
The ACEC/ODOT Training Committee is pleased to announce that the Brown Bag Lunch Series will continue in both ODOT Region 1, Portland, and ODOT Region 2, Salem throughout 2015. As in the previous years, each month will feature a different disciplines. Topics presented during brown bag sessions in Region 1 will be different then those presented in Region 2. The programs are geared toward project managers, project engineers and all those involved with project delivery. See the calendar links below for the topics. Remember, attending may qualify for PDH credit!
2015 Calendar for Region 1 Brown Bag Lunch Series - Portland Portrait Landscape
Region 1 ACEC-ODOT Brown Bag Meeting:
February 26, 2015 - Applying the Highway Safety Manual (HSM) in Performance-based Active Transportation Design Decisions
Region 2 ACEC-ODOT Brown Bag Meeting:
February 24, 2015 - New FHWA Miles Travelled Forecasts & Implications for Local Planning
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