AHTDArkansas State Highway and Transportation Department
AHTDAssociation for High Technology Distribution
Copyright 1988-2018 AcronymFinder.com, All rights reserved.
References in periodicals archive ?
"They get to choose how they accomplish the work best with their techniques as long as everything meets specifications set by AHTD."
Because Arkansas was the first state to complete its original allotment of interstate highway miles, the Arkansas Highway Commission and AHTD faced the problem of needing to rehabilitate some of the oldest interstate highways in the United States.
The AHTD said roundabouts--obviously fewer than traditional four-way intersections--would result in 37 percent fewer accidents, 75 percent fewer injuries and 90 percent fewer fatalities.
AHTD has extended the comment period on the 1-30 project until Dec.
The $450 million estimated price would make the I-30 corridor project the most expensive in the history of the AHTD. And the price could balloon by another $200 million by the time it's completed, Straessle said.
Bennett said the AHTD is also working to improve its training of plow drivers statewide.
Cleaning Wars: Failure to win AHTD contract prompts lawsuits
With the city's and Faulkner County's concurrence, AHTD will next move forward with preliminary design work, Ort said.
The Arkansas Hihway & Transportation Department is the grant recipient and will apply the funds toward the final three phases of the $134.7 million project, said AHTD spokesman Glenn Bolick.
In the Conway area where construction is under way, an AHTD 2010 traffic study revealed that 54,000-58,000 vehicles traverse the highway daily, Ort said.
The AHTD plans to build a new 1.2-mile strip of Highway 25 about two-thirds of a mile west of where it is currently between Blaney Hill Road and Interstate Highway 40, Nilles said.