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Traffic Noise Model® receives major upgrades
Traffic Noise Model® receives major upgrades

The Federal Highway Administration changes the noise modeling game again with their first major update to Traffic Noise Model® in over a decade – TNM 3.0.

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Interactive design models help build safer roadways
Interactive design models help build safer roadways

Build a safer roadway with a few clicks of a button using the latest version of the Interactive Highway Safety Design Model.

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Urban planning standards: Design for people first
Urban planning standards: Design for people first

It is a planner’s job – at times – to challenge what is considered standard.

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Exploring transportation’s future: The Hyperloop
Exploring transportation’s future: The Hyperloop

The transportation industry is being revolutionized with new technologies and innovations. During World Creativity and Innovation Week, Mead & Hunt celebrates innovation in the transportation industry.

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Streamlining environmental stewardship using the <i>Red Book</i>
Streamlining environmental stewardship using the Red Book

The FHWA’s 2015 Red Book is a “how to” guide for streamlining and synchronizing NEPA.

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Building more than infrastructure with the design-build method
Building more than infrastructure with the design-build method

Design-build projects are all about integration – not just of design and construction, but of people and ideas.

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Mead & Hunt wins Best of State award for complex safety project
Mead & Hunt wins Best of State award for complex safety project

Congratulations to the Mead & Hunt project team for winning the 2017 Engineering Excellence award on the USH 14 Urban Safety and Traffic Improvements project.

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Accommodating the oversized-overweight trucking industry
Accommodating the oversized-overweight trucking industry

Engineers are having to rethink the way we design highways and industrial networks to accommodate oversized-overweight trucks.

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Implementing quality management for error-free work
Implementing quality management for error-free work

Implementing integrated quality management throughout a project improves engineering design quality while reducing errors and oversights.

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Diversifying the engineering profession takes continued support
Diversifying the engineering profession takes continued support

This week we celebrate National Engineers Week, which made me curious about the number of women currently in engineering.

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