Education & Technology Transfer Activities: 2001

Missouri's Local Technical Assistance Program Center (LTAP)




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Matching Research Agency

Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT)

Principal Investigator

Mohammad Qureshi
Assistant Professor
Civil Engineering Department
134 Butler-Carlton Hall
1870 Miner Circle
Rolla, MO 65409
p(573) 341-4693
f(573) 341-7245

Student Involvement

One to two graduate students and one to two hourly supported undergraduate students

Project Objective

To manage the LTAP center for the Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT)

Project Abstract

This project will provide a resource center available for use by local agencies throughout the state of Missouri. Its regular activities include the Proactive Training and Customized Transportation Education Programs (PTP and CTEP, respectively), ongoing development of transportation lending and distribution lending libraries, management of MoDOT's Cooperative Purchasing Program, production of a quarterly newsletter, and functioning as a transportation technical assistance resource for individuals and agencies around the state.

Anticipated Benefits

Provide needed transportation services to the state of Missouri in the form of training and information dissemination.

Modal Orientation

Local roads


Project Start Date:04/01/2002
Project End Date:12/31/2003

Relationship to other Research/Projects

This project extends present UTC-funded technology transfer activities to encompass local roads interests and needs statewide.

Technology Transfer Activities

Training, newsletter, lending/distribution libraries, information resource center

Transportation Research Board Keywords

Education, technology transfer, training