Back injuries are one of the most common causes of work related disability. Back pain is the second-leading cause of lost work days, after the common cold. Once back strain occurs, it often returns. By learning a few back injury prevention techniques, you may be able to make your work day safer.
Richard J. Schmidt The long-term objectives of this project were to develop and validate an instrumentation package for structural health monitoring of bridges subjected to overweight trucks and to develop plans for field deployment of the instrumentation on a pilot scale.
The NDDOT's new ITS Plan will guide ITS deployment. The Advance Traffic Analysis Center facilitated development of the plan, including obtaining input on critical transportation issues, identifying ITS solutions, and developing ITS projects for deployment.
Do you know someone who has been a leader, a builder, a facilitator, a planner or a visionary for transportation in the region? Nominate them for one of the Upper Great Plains Transportation Institute’s annual awards.
A campus building dedicated to transportation at NDSU would symbolically show that transportation is equal in importance to other disciplines and indicate that transportation is an accepted interdisciplinary academic field. The building would house NDSU's academic programs in transportation and logistics and provide a home for the UGPTI's research and outreach programs. The building would be a critical step forward in developing the intellectual capital necessary to plan, construct and operate the transportation systems of the 21st century.