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Jan 07, 2013, 01:53 ET Final: Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood to Keynote High-speed Rail Workshop, Sunday, January 13, TRB Conference, Washington DC

U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood will keynote "Economic and Social Impacts of High-Speed Rail Systems," a day-long workshop on the future of...


Dec 20, 2012, 07:32 ET Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood to Keynote High-speed Rail Workshop, Sunday, January 13, TRB Conference, Washington DC

US Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood will keynote "Economic and Social Impacts of High-Speed Rail Systems," a day-long workshop on the future of...


Nov 15, 2012, 07:44 ET Rod Diridon to Chair US HSR Advisory Board, Headline Rail Conference in Los Angeles

The US High Speed Rail Association (USHSR) has appointed Rod Diridon, executive director of the Mineta Transportation Institute (MTI), as Chairman of ...


Sep 12, 2012, 01:26 ET Rod Diridon to Present at International "Podcar City Berlin 2012"

Rod Diridon, Sr., chair emeritus of the California High-Speed Rail Authority, will give a presentation at the Podcar City Berlin 2012 conference...


Sep 04, 2012, 06:00 ET Collaborative Funding Can Help Facilitate Airport Ground Access

The Mineta Transportation Institute (transweb.sjsu.edu) has released its newest peer-reviewed research report, Collaborative Funding to Facilitate...


Aug 13, 2012, 02:45 ET Wednesday, August 15 Podcast: "California High-Speed Rail and Why It's Important for the Nation" presented by Rod Diridon, Sr.

The U.S. Department of Transportation's Research and Innovative Technology Administration (RITA) will present a free podcast on Wednesday, August 15, ...


Jul 18, 2012, 07:58 ET Bulgaria bus bombing underscores vulnerability of public transport, says Mineta Transportation Institute

Research reports published by the Mineta Transportation Institute (MTI) have underscored the fact that public transportation is still a seriously...


Jul 16, 2012, 02:43 ET What Is the Rationale for a Minimum Residential Street Width Requirement?

The Mineta Transportation Institute (transweb.sjsu.edu) has released a peer-reviewed research report, Amenity or Necessity? Street Standards as...


Jul 09, 2012, 03:06 ET Mineta Transportation Institute Publishes Report on Public Bikesharing in North America

The Mineta Transportation Institute (transweb.sjsu.edu) has released a peer-reviewed research report, Public Bikesharing in North America: Early...


Jul 06, 2012, 01:28 ET Free Report Details the Development Challenges of Small Airports in California

The Mineta Transportation Institute (transweb.sjsu.edu) has released a peer-reviewed research report, Development Challenges of Secondary and Small...


Jul 03, 2012, 03:14 ET Free Report Investigates How to Advance High-Speed Rail Policy in the US

The Mineta Transportation Institute (transweb.sjsu.edu) has released its newest peer-reviewed research report, Advancing High-Speed Rail Policy in...


Jun 28, 2012, 07:25 ET How Can On-Site Carsharing Have the Best Environment for Success?

The Mineta Transportation Institute (transweb.sjsu.edu) has released its newest peer-reviewed research report, Residential On-Site Carsharing and...


Jun 12, 2012, 08:44 ET Highway Planners, Engineers Now Have a Model to Help with Incentive/Disincentive Calculations

The Mineta Transportation Institute (transweb.sjsu.edu) has released a peer-reviewed research report, Systematic Procedures to Determine...


Jun 07, 2012, 04:58 ET New research helps planners address California's air quality and urban sprawl controls

The Mineta Transportation Institute (transweb.sjsu.edu) has released a peer-reviewed research report, An Economic and Life Cycle Analysis of Regional ...


May 31, 2012, 06:22 ET New Guide Shows How to Improve Bike Network Connectivity with Modest Changes

The Mineta Transportation Institute (transweb.sjsu.edu) has released a peer-reviewed research report, Low-Stress Bicycling and Network Connectivity....


May 23, 2012, 12:06 ET Free Cost Estimate Model Is Offered for Transportation Management Plans

The Mineta Transportation Institute (transweb.sjsu.edu) has released a peer-reviewed research report, Cost Estimate Modeling of Transportation...


May 17, 2012, 08:10 ET Cities Can Leverage a New Framework to Plan Traffic Routing in No-Notice Disasters

The Mineta Transportation Institute (transweb.sjsu.edu) has released its newest peer-reviewed research report, A Framework for Developing and...


May 10, 2012, 04:32 ET Free Report Asks: Can Land "Value Capture" Help Fund Transit Projects?

The Mineta Transportation Institute (transweb.sjsu.edu) has released its newest research report, Decision Support Framework for Using Value Capture...


May 03, 2012, 05:22 ET Mineta Transportation Institute's free report offers real-time crash risk assessment models

The Mineta Transportation Institute (transweb.sjsu.edu) has released its newest research report, Proactive Assessment of Accident Risk to Improve...


Apr 20, 2012, 12:38 ET Free report: How public education can help reduce vehicle emissions, fuel use

The Mineta Transportation Institute (transweb.sjsu.edu) has released its newest research report, Ecodriving and Carbon Footprinting: Understanding...


Apr 12, 2012, 05:11 ET How Can Cities Design and Manage Shared-Use Bus Priority Lanes on Congested Urban Streets?

The Mineta Transportation Institute (transweb.sjsu.edu) has published Shared-Use Bus Priority Lanes on City Streets: Case Studies in Design and...


Apr 10, 2012, 07:51 ET Analysis of 15 Failed Terrorist Plots Against Surface Transportation Provides Insight into Tactics, Weapons, and More

The Mineta Transportation Institute (transweb.sjsu.edu) has released its newest research report, Carnage Interrupted: An Analysis of Fifteen...


Apr 05, 2012, 03:43 ET Free Report Addresses Model-based Transportation Performance, Develops Common Framework

The Mineta Transportation Institute (transweb.sjsu.edu) has published Model-based Transportation Performance: A Comparative Framework and Literature...


Mar 14, 2012, 05:49 ET How Can California Meet the Employment, Education, and Training Needs of High-Speed Rail?

The Mineta Transportation Institute (transweb.sjsu.edu) has published Estimating Workforce Development Needs for High-Speed Rail in California, a...


Mar 07, 2012, 01:40 ET US Department of Transportation and China's Ministry of Transport Conduct Disaster Assistance Conference

The Mineta Transportation Institute (transweb.sjsu.edu) hosted a four-day conference with the US Department of Transportation and the People's...