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Research Center

Office Manager
Darryll Dockstader
Research Center Manager

605 Suwannee Street
Tallahassee, FL 32399

Tel: 850-414-4615
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Optimized Mobile Retroreflectivity Unit (MRU) Data Processing Algorithms
Empirical Deck for Phased Construction and Widening
Managing Fracture Critical Bridges
Understanding Raveling
Driving Simulator Studies of the Effectiveness of Countermeasures to Prevent Wrong Way Crashes

Welcome

The Research Center oversees the Florida Department of Transportation's research program and contracts with state universities and other research service providers to conduct research in all areas of transportation. The Research Center also participates in pooled fund studies with other state transportation agencies and contributes to national studies on subjects of benefit to Florida. FDOT's research program contributes to increasing the safety, reliability, capacity, and efficiency of Florida's transportation system.

The most recently completed research project final reports are listed below. Find all active and completed projects using our search engine.

News

Environmental Management
BDV27-977-02 Wood Stork Use of Roadway Corridor Features in South Florida
Summary [92KB], Final Report [4.9MB]
Posted: June 29, 2017

Safety
BDV29-977-23 Statewide Analysis of Bicycle Crashes
Summary [106KB], Final Report [15.3MB]
Posted: June 27, 2017

Materials
BDV34-977-03 Optimized Mobile Retroreflectivity Unit (MRU) Data Processing Algorithms
Summary [83KB], Final Report [1.6MB]
Posted: June 22, 2017

Structures
BDV31-977-05 Evaluation of Static Resistance of Deep Foundations
Summary [85KB], Final Report [10.4MB]
Posted: June 21, 2017