Published on 02/11/2018
UMass Amherst student Nicholas Fournier was recognized by the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) as the New England University Transportation Center (NEUTC) 2017 Outstanding Student of the Year for region one.
Published on 01/12/2018
Massachusetts will be hosting planning meetings on the highway safety topics listed below in order to gather input for the development of the Massachusetts Strategic Highway Safety Plan (SHSP).
Published on 11/14/2017
MassDOT invites federal, state, and private transportation professionals to present a topic of their expertise during the 2018 Innovation and MobilityExchange Conference.
Published on 10/27/2017
The Massachusetts Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs and Department of Transportation are hosting a series of four (4) listening sessions on the challenge of reducing greenhouse gas emissions from the transportation sector.
Published on 10/26/2017
“Public Health Assessment of Transportation Projects” is an upcoming 12-18 month research project that aims to identify data-driven ways to incorporate the social determinants of health and public health outcomes into transportation planning and project development.
Published on 10/18/2017
On October 18th, members from University of Massachusetts Transportation Center attended New England’s Knowledge Corridor State of the Region Conference in Springfield, MA.
The University of Massachusetts Transportation Center (UMTC) Opens Second Office Location in the UMass Center at Springfield
Published on 09/12/2017
The UMass Transportation Center (UMTC), responsible for promoting transportation research, education, and training throughout the Commonwealth, is pleased to announce the opening of a new office location in the UMass Center at Springfield.
Published on 09/06/2017
This research evaluated the performance of experimental hot mix asphalt (HMA) mixtures used in 12 different road pavement projects around Massachusetts.
Published on 08/30/2017
UMTC Research Affiliate Professor Erin Baker, working with graduate student Seyedeh Nazanin Khatami, has conducted research to develop a new GHG-reduction cost-effectiveness metric and investigate the theoretical and practical implications of this method to rank transportation projects and other projects.
Published on 06/27/2017
Just a year after the UMass Unmanned Aerial System Research and Education Collaborative (also known as UMassAir) received $25,000, the President’s Science and Technology (S&T) Fund more than quadrupled their grant award.
First Three UMass Transportation Center (UMTC) Workforce Development Participants Receive CDL-B Licenses
Published on 06/12/2017
Xavier Kinlaw and Kevin Asante of Worcester and Francis Dingman of South Hadley recently completed their CDL-B training at the New England Tractor Trailer Training School and passed their CDL-B exam.
Published on 05/26/2017
Researchers at UMass-Amherst recently investigated current counter-drone technologies and made recommendations to MassDOT regarding counter-drone measures for protecting airports and nearby airspace.