Aurora Program

Aurora is an international program collaborative research, development and deployment in the field of road and weather information systems (RWIS), serving the interest and needs of public agencies.The Aurora vision is to deploy RWIS to integrate state-of -the-art road and weather forecasting technologies with coordinated, multi-agency weather monitoring infrastructures. It is hoped this will facilitate advanced road conditions and weather monitoring and forecasting capabilities for efficient highway maintenance, and provision of real-time information to travelers. (updated 7/7/01)


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  • Status: Completed
  • Funding: $4272500
  • Contract Numbers:


  • Sponsor Organizations:

    Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities

    Research & Technology Transfer
    3132 Channel Dr
    Juneau, AK  United States  99801

    Illinois Department of Transportation

    2300 S. Dirksen Parkway
    Springfield, IL  United States  62764

    Indiana Department of Transportation

    Indiana Government Center North
    100 North Senate Avenue
    Indianapolis, IN  United States  46204-2249

    Iowa Department of Transportation

    800 Lincoln Way
    Ames, IA  United States  50010

    Kansas Department of Transportation

    Eisenhower State Office Building
    700 SW Harrison Street
    Topeka, KS  United States  66603-3754

    Michigan Department of Transportation

    Van Wagoner Building
    425 W. Ottawa Street
    Lansing, MI  United States  48909

    Minnesota Department of Transportation

    Transportation Building
    395 John Ireland Boulevard
    St Paul, MN  United States  55155

    North Dakota Department of Transportation

    608 East Boulevard Avenue
    Bismarck, ND  United States  58505-0700

    Ohio Department of Transportation

    Research Program
    1980 West Broad Street
    Columbus, OH  United States  43223

    Pennsylvania Department of Transportation

    Keystone Building
    400 North Street
    Harrisburg, PA  United States  17120

    South Dakota Department of Transportation

    700 East Broadway Avenue
    Pierre, SD  United States  57501

    Utah Department of Transportation

    4501 South 2700 West
    Project Development
    Salt Lake City, UT  United States  84114-8380

    Virginia Department of Transportation

    1401 East Broad Street
    Richmond, VA  United States  23219

    Wisconsin Department of Transportation

    PO Box 7910
    4802 Sheboygan Avenue, Room 104
    Madison, WI  United States  53707-7910

    Tennessee Department of Transportation

    James K. Polk Building
    Fifth and Deaderick Street
    Nashville, TN  United States  37243-0349

    New York State Department of Transportation

    50 Wolf Road
    Albany, NY  United States  12232

    Nevada Department of Transportation

    1263 South Stewart Street
    Carson City, NV  United States  89712

    Ontario Ministry of Transportation

    301 St. Paul Street, 2nd Floor South
    St. Catherine, Ontario    L2R 7R4

    Quebec Ministry of Transportation

    700 Rene-Levesque Boulevard
    Quebec City, Quebec    G1R 5H1

    Swedish National Road Administration

  • Project Managers:

    Clute, Khyle

  • Start Date: 20000000
  • Expected Completion Date: 0
  • Actual Completion Date: 20160515
  • Source Data: RiP Project 42275

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01651401
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: Federal Highway Administration
  • Contract Numbers: SPR-3(042)
  • Files: RiP
  • Created Date: Nov 22 2017 1:03AM