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2017 GPTQ Preconstruction Design Awards

2017 GPTQ Preconstruction Design Awards

CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL THE WINNERS OF THE
2017 GPTQ PRECONSTRUCTION DESIGN AWARDS!
GRAND AWARD WINNER
 
GDOT
STATE ROUTE 400 AT STATE ROUTE 53 
CONTINUOUS FLOW INTERSECTION
CATEGORY 1
Innovative Solution to a
Design Problem/Best Use 
of New Products
CATEGORY 2
Planning and Design
of an Alternative Mode Transportation Facility
INTERSTATE 285 AT RIVERSIDE DRIVE RAMPS PROJECT
AUGUSTA CANAL MULTI-USE TRAIL PHASE IIIB AND IIIC
CATEGORY 3
NEPA, Environmental Protection, Preservation, Restoration
and/or Enhancement
CATEGORY 4
Context Sensitive Planning
and Design Including
Public Participation Plan
US Army Corps of Engineers
Moreland Altobelli
THE CSS GEORGIA RECOVERY – RAISING THE WRECK
RECONSTRUCTION OF INTERSTATE 16 AND 
INTERSTATE 75 INTERCHANGE
CATEGORY 5
Bridge/Structural Design
CATEGORY 6
Traffic Safety and/or
Intersection Design
INTERSTATE 285
MULTI-USE BRIDGE
CR 9/GULFSTREAM ROAD AT CR 1111/ROBERT B. MILLER ROAD, INCLUDING ROUNDABOUTS
CATEGORY 7
Highway Design – Urban
CATEGORY 8
Highway Design – Rural
STATE ROUTE 96 WIDENING IN PEACH/HOUSTON COUNTIES
STATE ROUTE 11/US 129 WIDENING AND RECONSTRUCTION
CATEGORY 9
Design-Build
 
arcadis
US INTERSTATE 75 SOUTH EXPRESS LANES
 FROM STATE ROUTE 155 TO STATE ROUTE 138
Pictured at top: Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT) Commissioner Russell McMurry (far left) presented the 2017 GPTQ Preconstruction Design Grand Award to GDOT’s Office of Roadway Design team during the annual Georgia Transportation Summit, held Friday at the Cobb Galleria Centre.
Georgia Dot Enhancing Safety for Pedestrians in Cobb County with Initiative Technology

Georgia Dot Enhancing Safety for Pedestrians in Cobb County with Initiative Technology

For Immediate Release Saturday, September 23, 2017 Contact: Natalie Dale 404.631.1814 Georgia DOT Enhancing Safety for Pedestrians in Cobb County with Initiative Technology ATLANTA – Georgia DOT announces the activation of a Pedestrian Hybrid Beacon (PHB) on SR 280/South Cobb Drive near Plaza Drive on Monday, September 25.A Pedestrian Hybrid Beacon signal is designed to… Continue Reading

Today, by unanimous decision, the State Transportation Board elected its new executive leadership team.

Today, by unanimous decision, the State Transportation Board elected its new executive leadership team.

Boswell was named chairman; Purcell was named vice chairman; and Golden was named secretary. The new positions are effective immediately. For Immediate Release Thursday, August 17, 2017 Contact: Natalie Dale 404.631.1814 New State Transportation Board executive leadership. From left: Ann R. Purcell, Vice Chairman; Jamie Boswell, Chairman; Tim Golden, Secretary New Leaders at State Transportation… Continue Reading

GEORGIA DOT: I-20 Westbound road closure status

GEORGIA DOT: I-20 Westbound road closure status

    For Immediate Release: Monday, April 17, 2017 Contact:  Natalie Dale 404.631.1814 Dekalb County… I-20 Westbound road closure status Two lanes are now open on I-20 Westbound   ATLANTA— Georgia Department of Transportation spokesperson Natalie Dale, briefed members of the media on the status of the I-20 westbound road closures that impacted motorists earlier… Continue Reading

GDOT Statement concerning I-20 road buckling

GDOT Statement concerning I-20 road buckling

For Immediate Release: Monday, April 17, 2017 Contact:  Natalie Dale 404.772.2836     Dekalb County… GDOT Statement concerning I-20 road buckling ATLANTA— Georgia DOT crews are responding to an issue that has closed I-20 Westbound between Candler and Gresham Roads. A section of the roadway has buckled, likely due to an issue with an underground utility… Continue Reading

Georgia DOT: GDOT Analysis: Commuters Chose Alternatives for Monday Morning Commute

Georgia DOT: GDOT Analysis: Commuters Chose Alternatives for Monday Morning Commute

For Immediate Release: Monday, April 10, 2017 Contact:  Natalie Dale 404-772-2836   GDOT Analysis: Commuters Chose Alternatives for Monday Morning Commute Motorists Heeded Recommendations, Planned Ahead; Encouraged to Continue New Commuting Options ATLANTA – Commuters in the metro Atlanta area planned ahead, heeded the recommendations of state and city officials and looked for alternate routes… Continue Reading

Georgia NaviGAtor Intelligent Transportation System Survives Trial by Fire

Georgia NaviGAtor Intelligent Transportation System Survives Trial by Fire

    The Georgia NaviGAtor intelligent transportation system (ITS) sustained heavy, but localized, damage in the fire and subsequent collapse of the I-85 viaduct in Northeast Atlanta Thursday night but due to redundancies in the system it recovered quickly with minimal disruption. Mark Demidovich, P.E., Georgia Department of Transportation Assistant State Traffic Engineer was in the… Continue Reading

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