Highway Institute

Highway Institute

 

the All-Union Scientific Research Institute of Highways, founded in Moscow in 1936 to replace the Central Scientific Research Institute for Highway Construction and Maintenance, known as the Scientific Research Institute of Highways until 1953, when it took its present name—Soiuz Dor NIL

The Highway Institute studies and develops standards and technical documentation (practical standards, regulations, specifications, instructions, norms) for the designing, construction, and maintenance of highways and highway bridges. The institute has four branches (in Leningrad, Omsk, Tashkent, and Alma-Ata) with both intramural and correspondence postgraduate programs; it has the right to hear dissertation defenses for the degree of candidate. The institute has issued Trudy since 1938 and publicizes recommendations and scientific information.

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To help transportation professionals effectively integrate the principles of EJ and nondiscrimination into all Federal programs and activities, the National Highway Institute (NHI) developed Fundamentals of Environmental Justice.
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The substructure course will be available through FHWA's National Highway Institute (NHI) by the end of 2004, with the superstructure course available from NHI in 2005.
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