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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FHWA initiated a contract to develop an HFG training course to be delivered by the National Highway Institute to state and local transportation departments and other organizations.
To supplement the training program, the National Highway Institute launched a Web-based course that can offer immediate training until a classroom course is available, or serve as a refresher.
His first mission will be to focus on developing new research projects within the domestic and international markets for Cardno TBE, in addition to the existing research projects under way for the National Highway Institute and Federal Highway Agency.
Excellent safety ratings too, five star Euro NCAP and the American Highway institute was also quite flattering about the Prius.
A Senior Right-of-Way Agent (SR/ WA), Johnson is a certified instructor for the National Highway Institute, where he has taught real estate appraisal, environmental and utility coordination courses and has helped develop the FHWA appraisal and appraisal review course for federal, state and local programs.
It's a strategic plan that has the backing of the World Bank and the Andean Development Corporation," says Mauricio Ramirez, general director of Colombia's national highway institute.
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Under the task orders, ICF provides support to FHWA's Office of Environment, Planning, and Realty, and the National Highway Institute (NHI).
To help highway and bridge designers and engineers stay current with the latest seismic techniques, the National Highway Institute (NHI) offers the 5-day Load and Resistance Factor Design (LRFD)-based course 132094 LRFD Seismic Analysis and Design of Transportation Structures, Features, and Foundations.
Mallela has significant experience with technology transfer and has managed a contract-based FHWA National Highway Institute training program in the areas of pavement, construction, maintenance, and asset management.
The CTA has joined forces with the Western Highway Institute to survey the trucking industry's safest carriers about their "best practices.
AMEX:ITI), a leader in the traffic management market that focuses on the application and development of advanced technologies, announced today that it has been selected as a contractor by the National Highway Institute (NHI), the training arm of the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), to develop and deliver transportation design and operations training for an additional five years.

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