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From Drones to Video Recognition: The Future of Asset Management

Interview with AgileAssets CEO Stuart Hudson, P.E. To start the new decade, I sat down with AgileAssets founder and CEO Stuart Hudson, P.E., to get his take on asset management trends in the transportation industry. With Hudson at the helm since 1994, AgileAssets has solidified its place as a leading global provider of transportation asset […]

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Boosting Road Safety with Pavement Management Data

AgileAssets presenters Scott Choate, PE, and Magdy Mikhail, PhD, PE, spoke at the Transportation Research Board (TRB) Annual Meeting 2020 about how to improve road safety by integrating pavement management data into safety planning. Here are key takeaways from their presentation.

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Using Maps for Pavement Management

Integrated GIS maps improve data visualizations, spatial analysis, planning, and reporting. One Visualization Worth 1,000 Pages Maps have become a staple of our everyday lives. Whether you rely on your car’s GPS or an in-app map on your phone to find nearby restaurants, get directions to a hotel, or track the location of your Uber […]

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4 Ways to Supercharge Your Asset Management Reports

Deliver Data-Driven Insights to Meet Expectations and Performance Goals In the era of big data, when agencies are using modern technologies to collect, store, and utilize greater amounts of information, it is more critical than ever to be able to interpret and present this data in concise, yet meaningful ways. Engineers, operations managers, asset managers, […]

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Bridge Investment Strategy and Performance Measures

A Proactive Approach to Bridge Management Is a Wise Investment An effective bridge investment strategy requires a gap analysis of performance targets vs. actual performance measures. Switching from a reactive to a proactive bridge management approach can give you higher value for your infrastructure investments.

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3 Essentials to Meet FAST Act Requirements

Using the right systems and strategies can help your agency meet FAST Act requirements and secure federal funding Many transportation agencies struggle with limited resources and legislative changes that often burden small teams on tight budgets. The wide-ranging mandates of the 2015 FAST Act (like its legislative precursor, MAP-21) continue to challenge agencies to be […]

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3 Improvements to the Bridge Inspection Process

Structures Inspector Mobile Application Streamlines the Inspection Process Remember the time I told you about how bridge inspections are performed? Since that post, we set out to find a simpler way to overcome the many challenges inspectors face during the inspection process. After dozens of interviews with inspectors and collaborative tests to validate our ideas, […]