Posted: Feb 24Heart disease is the leading cause of death for both men and women in the United States. The good news? It is also one of the most preventable. Making heart-healthy choices, knowing your family health history and the risk factors for heart disease, having regular check-ups and working with your physician to manage your health are all integral aspects of saving lives from this often-silent killer.
Posted: Feb 24Do you know someone who's contribution to the transportation industry has put North Dakota and the region on the fast track? Do you know someone who has been a leader, a builder, a facilitator, a planner, or a visionary working on behalf of transportation? Please introduce them to us. That individual may deserve one of the Upper Great Plains Transportation Institute's annual awards.
Posted: Feb 15
This report describes methods that potentially can be incorporated into the performance monitoring and planning processes for freeway performance evaluation and decision making. Reliability analysis was conducted on the selected I-15 corridor by employing congestion frequency as the performance measure.
Posted: Feb 1
The objective of this project is to find effective configurations for using buckling restrained braces (BRBs) in both skewed and curved bridges for reducing the effects of strong earthquakes. Verification is performed by numerical simulation using analytical models of existing bridges when BRBs are implemented for control of seismic forces.
Posted: Jan 31Monthly reports for the North Dakota Grain Industry Data (Grain Trax) page were updated on January 31, 2017.
Posted: Jan 30Staff and students from NDSU's Upper Great Plains Transportation Institute (UGPTI) and Transportation and Logistics graduate program presented their research at the world's largest gathering of transportation researchers and professions. The Transportation Research Board (TRB) Annual Meeting was Jan. 8-12 in Washington, D.C.