Driverless vehicles may help improve transportation efficiency. Today’s vehicles come with many types of driver-assist technology, but will the vehicles of the future be completely driverless? Steve Karamihas, PhD, from the University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute, explores the current and future state of autonomous vehicles.
Meeting the world’s energy needs is a challenge our transportation infrastructure can help solve. Solar panels on rooftops are a familiar sight. But solar panels in roadways? Samer Dessouky, PhD, PE, from the University of Texas, San Antonio, sheds light on the innovative technology that enables pavement infrastructure to generate renewable power.
To improve the performance and sustainability of asphalt pavements, start with the right mix of construction materials. Amy Epps Martin, PhD, PE, FASCE, from the Texas A&M Transportation Institute, explains the challenges and benefits of finding the right mix design.
Smoothness data plays an important role in effective pavement management. Texas A&M Transportation Institute’s Emmanuel Fernando, PhD, PE, joins the podcast to discuss the importance of inertial profilers and the certification process.
AgileAssets is one of only 12 companies on Inc.’s prestigious “Editor’s List.” Austin, Texas – May 12, 2021 AgileAssets, a leading global provider of transportation asset lifecycle management software solutions, has been named to Inc. magazine’s sixth annual list of the Best Workplaces in 2021 in the United States. The distinction recognizes the software […]
Creating performance models is one step in an effective strategy to improve pavement performance. Dr. Jorge Prozzi from the University of Texas at Austin joins the podcast to discuss important considerations for developing and applying performance models.
Newer reporting brings improved security and stability, plus rich data visualizations. High-profile corporate data breaches have made clear that even the most robust enterprise systems can be susceptible to security risks. As a system ages, small vulnerabilities can add up to a much larger threat. That’s why, as AgileAssets COO, I want to be very […]
Seamless workflows reduce information gaps and safety risks. Bridge and maintenance operations represent an enormous part of the asset value of transportation agencies. Inspecting, maintaining, and managing bridges is crucial to public safety and regulatory compliance. These combined tasks require the efforts of multiple teams as well as a tremendous amount of time and money. […]
The global SaaS market is growing by 15% annually. IT expert Dave Scassa explains how agencies are harnessing the security, performance, and affordability of SaaS solutions.
New functionality and UI improvements make mobile applications even more robust. If you recently upgraded to AgileAssets Version 7.4.4 (or if your agency is considering an upgrade), you’ll notice some new changes that make tasks even easier, especially for structures inspection teams and fleet maintenance crews. The v7.4.4 product enhancements give mobile application users increased […]