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TxDOT and other DOTs across the country are exploring innovative contracting methods for select transportation projects, which consider factors in addition to “low bid.” Innovative contracting methods can speed project completion, reduce inconvenience to the traveling public, and provide a clearer vision of what’s expected from the contractor.

Published in May/Jun 2013
Monday, 15 April 2013 14:33

Safety on the Front Lines

As we work to create the finest transportation system in the world, my highest concern remains the safety of my colleagues who spend their days dangerously close to speeding traffic. Safety is our number one goal at TxDOT—for our employees, for our contractors, and for the traveling public.

Published in Mar/Apr 2013
Monday, 04 February 2013 12:52

Implementing the Digital Jobsite

As we search for ways to use construction funding more effectively, advances in technology offer unlimited opportunities for cost savings. At the recent Southwest Construction Peer Network Exchange in Salt Lake City, a session on implementing digital jobsites provided a wealth of information on everything from Web-based information sharing to automated machine control.

Published in Jan/Feb 2013
Tuesday, 02 October 2012 15:38

Working Together to Focus on Safety

In early August, I had the pleasure of meeting with leaders from AGC and some of my colleagues at the Texas Department of Transportation for the Executive Safety Seminar to focus on our most important goal.

Published in Sep/Oct 2012
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