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Virginia Tech Transportation Institute

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Pavement Evaluation 2019

September 17-20, 2019

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The Virginia Tech Transportation Institute (VTTI) frequently seeks volunteers to participate in its studies. Volunteers are selected based on whether they meet the requirements for the objectives specific to the study. Licensed drivers, 18 and older, and all levels of experience are needed for research studies.

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VTTI in the News

Automated vehicles on Smart Roads

VTTI receives $15 million from U.S. Department of Transportation for automated vehicle research

This funding, with additional support from the Virginia Department of Transportation, enables VTTI to drive forward its commitment to developing solutions to transportation challenges.

Students with a scooter

Virginia Tech rolls out electric scooters for pilot research

VTTI's pilot study with Spin will analyze scooter safety and mobility on Virginia Tech’s campus. Riders should review the safety guidelines at

Man with scooter

Electric scooters roll onto Virginia Tech campus for pilot study

Starting on September 1, 300 e-scooters will be available at university ride-share stations for check-out using the Spin app for short commutes across campus.


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