What's New in SHRP2

​SHRP2 2016 Implementation Highlights report released

SHRP2 has successfully delivered $130 million in financial and technical assistance. More than 60 SHRP2 Solutions are now available for implementation by state departments of transportation, metropolitan planning organizations, local and tribal agencies, and FHWA's Federal Lands divisions. This report includes feature articles on several SHRP2 Solutions:

  • Railroad-DOT Mitigation Strategies (R16)
  • Nondestructive Testing for Concrete Bridge Decks (R06A)
  • Technologies to Enhance Quality Control on Asphalt Pavements (R06C)
  • Tools to Improve PCC Pavement Smoothness during Construction (R06E)
  • Reliability Data and Analysis Tools (L02/L05/L07/L08/C11)
  • TravelWorks (C10/C04/C05/C16)
  • Concept to Countermeasure-Research to Deployment Using the SHRP2 Safety Data ​​​
​Read the report here​.​​

2017 EconWorks Webinar Series

SHRP2 will be hosting a monthly webinar series aimed at acquainting transportation planners with the tools and resources developed for the EconWorks program. This series will cover the ways in which case studies and economic analysis tools can be used for program and project evaluation by state DOTs, MPOs and others interested in applying these methods.

Registration for these webinars is available here​.

In addition to these, more webinars may be added, including:

Take a look at the Project Management Strategies for Complex Projects (R10) peer exchange video​ and various case studies for R10:

Review recent case studies for Managing Risk in Rapid Renewal Projects (R09):


200,000 Emergency Responders Nationwide Have Been Trained on the Traffic Incident Management (TIM) Program via L12/L32A/L32B

Watch the story by AASHTO Transportation TV or visit the product pages for more information.

Check out Oregon DOT's Case Study on Managing Risk in Rapid Renewal Projects

Updated State-by-State Chart of SHRP2 Implementation

  • See which states are implementing specific SHRP2 Solutions. This resource is a quick guide if you have questions about a specific product, or just want to share information! As always, Pam Hutton at AASHTO is available for more information at phutton@aashto.org.

Check Out Our SHRP2 Product Pages

Read our publications highlighting SHRP2 benefits

  • Over 60 SHRP2 Solutions are being implemented across the country to improve our nation’s transportation infrastructure. A report, SHRP2 Moving Us Forward, highlights implementation activities from the past three years. For a PDF of the publication, click here.
  • Read or Download the SHRP2 Milestones document to see how we are building a connection with the academic community.

View Recordings of the Round 7 Implementation Assistance Webinars

Learn More About SHRP2 At These Upcoming Events

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New Information on Capacity Products:

2014/2015 Annual Report on Implementing Eco-Logical (C06) Now Available

  • View the 2014/2015 Implementing Eco-Logical Annual Report, which highlights activities and successes from the Implementing Eco-Logical program from June 2014 through July 2015 and provides examples of how this product is being used across the country.

Capacity Planning Tools including PlanWorks, TravelWorks, and EconWorks Now Launched

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New Information on Renewal Products:

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New Information on Reliability Products:

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New Information on Safety Products:

How to get involved

Through AASHTO Committees:

  • Develop specifications, policies, standards where needed
  • Identify technical stakeholders and advocates within your state
  • Communicate with your colleagues and peers
  • Identify and promote "lead states"
  • Provide panel members for workshops and plan product implementation
  • Support travel for training on SHRP2 Solutions
  • Participate in webinars, workshops, and peer exchanges

Through your state DOT:

SHRP2: Moving America’s Transportation System Forward Through Innovation
An overview of the SHRP2 program and recent successes.
SHRP2 in Action Photo Montage
View a snapshot of SHRP2 projects being implemented throughout the country.
SHRP2 Pavement Preservation Program for High Traffic Volume Roadways
New Approaches to Extending Pavement Life
SHRP2 Working for Kentucky
Two bridges built with only a quarter of the normal road closure time
SHRP2 Eco-Logical
Accelerating Project Delivery: The Next Generation of Environmental Streamlining
Product resources, technical materials, webinars and IAP applications
avaliable here.

Find extensive product resources, technical materials, access to webinars and applications for implementation assistance.

What are SHRP2 Solutions?

Our mission is to deliver efficient, practical solutions to plan, renew, and operate the nation's highway network through the collaborative efforts of the Federal Highway Administration, AASHTO, and the Transportation Research Board.

The implementation process
  "These breakthroughs in technology and new, streamlined processes will really make a difference in the way the transportation community does business."
Kirk Steudle, director of Michigan's department of transportation and chair of the SHRP2 Oversight Committee.