Events / Meetings

Work Zone Maintenance of Traffic and Construction Staging

When: Thursday, June 18,  2020, 2:00 - 3:30 PM ET

This webinar was developed by the ITE Traffic Engineering Council.

Webinar Description:

About 10% of highway congestion is caused by work zone, resulting in an estimates $700 milling in fuel costs annually. According to workzonesafety.com, 672 fatal crashes occurred in work zones in 2018, including 124 workers. The goal in any work zone is to maximize safety, maximize mobility and accessibility, and build projects as effectively and efficiently as possible. This webinar will review the development of an effective Transportation Management Plan (in compliance with the FHW “Work Zone Safety and Mobility Rule”, discuss temporary traffic control and operations strategies, explain how to implement the Transportation Management Plan, plus discuss other practice issues and emerging trends. This webinar is based off of Chapter 15 of the Traffic Engineering Handbook.

Learning Objectives:
Attendees of this webinar will be able to:

  • Explain the state of the Work Zone Maintenance of Traffic and Construction Staging practice.
  • Develop an effective Transportation Management Plan and implement it.
  • Identify and apply the traffic control and operations strategies and measures available to make work zones as safe and efficient as possible.
  • Understand the potential benefits and impacts of each measure, to make informed decisions on what techniques would be apply to specific situations.
  • Discuss emerging trends.

Speakers:

  • Charles Huffine, P.E., President | CLH Associates LLC
  • Paul Villaluz, P.E., Senior Project Manager | Westwood Professional Services

Fees:
ITE Members: $49.00
Non-Members: $99.00

This fee includes a live web event, an archived recording, webinar evaluation, 1.5 PDH credits, and a certificate of completion.