El Puente


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


The articles for this issue of El Puente Newsletter include: Who is at Greatest Risk in Work Zones: Workers or Drivers?; Congratulations to UPRM Doctoral Student Recipients of the Dwight David Eisenhower Federal Grant; UPRM Outstanding Representation at 2015 TRB Annual Meeting in Washington, D.C.; 2nd Consecutive Year in which […]

Volume 29 Issue No 2


The articles for this issue of El Puente Newsletter include: Legacy of the Vision and Transformation of a Country; Message from the Director; His Impact on Academia; An Example of Service to Puerto Rico; The Best Words Are One’s Own; Don Hermenegildo Ortiz Quiñones: A Renaissance Man; Posthumous Tribute to Dr. […]

Volume 29 Issue No 1



The articles for this issue of El Puente Newsletter include: Successful Traffic Incident Management; (TIM) Workshop; Message from the Director; Get Ready for Every Day Counts 3!; Puerto Rico Strategic Highway Safety Plan 2014-2018; Abertis Awards Graduate Research in Transportation Infrastructure Management; Turner Fairbank’s Federal Outdoor Impact; Laboratory Conducts Jersey […]

Volume 28 Issue No 03


The articles for this issue of El Puente Newsletter include:  Introduction of GRS-IBS in Puerto Rico; Design Phase: GRS-IBS Bridges Yauco, PR; Construction Phase: GRS-IBS Bridges Yauco, PR; Instrumentation: Bridge 1121 in Yauco, PR; Application of the E. DEMING Cycle to Health and Safety Systems (H&S); Successful Third Anniversary of […]

Volume 28 Issue No 02


The articles for this issue of El Puente Newsletter include: Intelligent Compaction On the Go in Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands, 8th CicloDía at Ponce, Wake up! You are driving!, Puerto Rico PR-2 GRS-IBS Showcase, Third Research-to-Practice Symposium at United States Virgin Islands, UPRM finest represent at the […]

Volume 28 Issue No 01