NCHRP Synthesis 582: Highway Infrastructure Inspection Practices for the Digital Age

Publisher: The National Academies Press
Publication Year: 2022
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Resource Summary: This synthesis documents the various technologies - such as unmanned aircraft systems (UASs), embedded and remote sensors, intelligent machines, mobile devices, and new software applications - used by DOTs to inspect highway infrastructure during construction and maintenance of assets.

Change Forces
  • Data Collection
  • Rate of Technological Change
  • Technology Advancement
  • Agility and Resilience
  • Aligning Skills to Needs
  • Collaboration
  • Compatibility
  • Data
  • New Technologies
  • Response to Changes
  • Technology Adoption
  • Workforce Management
  • Social and Learning Communities
  • Professional Development
  • Performance and Change Management
  • Organizational Management
  • Organizational Culture
  • Knowledge Management
  • Employee Engagement