El Puente


The articles for this issue of El Puente include: Message from the Director; Impact of Hurricane Maria on the Transportation Infrastructure of Puerto Rico; EDC-4 Promotes Data Driven Safety Analysis; TIFIA: Innovate Alternative for the Transportation Infrastructure Finance with Potential Applicability to Puerto Rico; Innovations in Materials for Highway Infrastructure; […]

Volume 31 Issue No. 3


The articles for this issue of El Puente include: Message from the Director; Fourth Round of Every Day Counts Drives Adoption of Pavement Preservation Initiatives; ISO/DIS 45001 Aligning with ISO 9001-2015/ISO 14001-2015; New Results from Latin NCAP: Renault Captur Attains Four Stars for Adult Driver Safety; Puerto Rico ITE Section […]

Volume 31 Issue No. 2


The articles for this issue of El Puente include: Message from the Director; Unsignalized Intersection Improvement Guide; Outstanding Participation of the University of Puerto Rico at Mayaguez at the 2017 TRB Annual Meeting; Meet Engineer Carlos Contreras, the New Secretary of the Department of Transportation and Public Works; ASCE Infrastructure […]

Volume 31 Issue No. 1



The articles for this issue of El Puente Newsletter include: Message From the Director; Fighting Climate Change Through the Eco-Friendly Road   Network Planning; Bio-fuels: Emerging Energy Option for Transportation; Ethics and Fraud: Cases in the Transportation Infrastructure Industry; Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE) Puerto Rico Section Concludes an Amazing Year!; […]

Volume 30 Issue No 4


The articles for this issue of El Puente Newsletter include: Message from the Director; Six Years Of Achievements with Every Day Counts in Puerto Rico and the U. S. Virgin Islands (2010-2016); The Mobile Barrier System for Highways; Naturalistic Driving Studies; Better Habits to be a Safe Driver; The Network […]

Volume 30 Issue No 3


The articles for this issue of El Puente Newsletter include: Message from the Director; Celebration of the 30th Anniversary of the Puerto Rico Transportation Technology Transfer Center; Exceptional Celebration of the ITE-UPRM 2016 Transportation Week; The New Era of Women in Transportation: Stories and Anecdotes Celebrating the 5th Anniversary of […]

Volume 30 Issue No 2



The articles for this issue of El Puente Newsletter include: Message from the Director; 2nd Traffic Incident Management (TIM) Workshop; Manhole Safety Ramp; Historical representation of the UPRM in the TRB 2016 Annual Meeting; Bici-Rally Colegial: Making history at the UPRM; Systemic Safety Project Selection Tool: A new approach for […]

Volume 30 Issue No 1


Message from the Director; Eco-Friendly Pervious Concrete Pavement: Concerted Efforts in Puerto Rico; UAV Technology for Transportation; Drone’s Applications in Transportation; Bridge Evaluation and Accelerated Structural Testing (BEAST); Approval of the Fixing America’s Surface Transportation (FAST) Act and its Implication to Puerto Rico and USVI; Will Autonomous Vehicles Provide Safer […]

Volume 29 Issue No 4


The articles for this issue of El Puente Newsletter include: Message from the Director; Road Diet: A New Approach for Improving Livable Communities and Providing a Safe Environment for All Users; Innovation is Key for the Next Millennium: EV’s and Intelligent Transportation Systems; The Virgin Islands Department of Public Works: […]

Volume 29 Issue No 3