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At any one point in time, TAC has numerous projects in development, meaning they have received support in principle by relevant council(s) and the TAC Board of Directors. More information about each project is available by clicking on its title.  

The projects listed below are currently in development and funding partners are being sought.  To make a financial contribution and have a representative participate on a project steering committee, contact Geoff Noxon.  

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Over the past decade, emerging information technologies such as web-based computing and global positioning systems (GPS) have led to the development of more sophisticated and complex functionality (such as support for linear...

Road transportation technology is entering into a new era. Building on the decades-old foundation of intelligent transportation systems (ITS), rapid advances in connectivity, automation, artificial intelligence and sensing...

Newly constructed or rehabilitated bridges are frequently surfaced with hot mix asphalt (HMA); however, achieving high quality asphalt mats on bridges presents many challenges.  To prevent damage to the bridge, vibratory compaction is usually not permitted...

Transportation pricing is a powerful motivator behind the choices individuals make, particularly in urban contexts where more travel options exist. Canada’s wide variety of current or envisioned transportation pricing tools includes parking fees,...

Over the past decade, public-private partnerships (P3s) have become a common method for delivering major capital projects in Canada.  It is expected that P3s will continue to play an important role in delivering major transit infrastructure across Canada,...

Canada can, and needs to, do better in terms of road safety outcomes—and this starts with the appropriate training of industry practitioners. There is strong interest and need among TAC members in more formalized and easily...

Canadian roadways provide for the movement of people, goods and services through rural and urban spaces. The location, design and operation of roads can be highly influential to the character, function and livability of adjacent communities and land uses. In...

This project will be the latest in a series that has provided an important picture of transportation behaviour and trends in Canadian urban areas. The overall goal is to build a consistent, reliable database on urban transportation and to develop indicators for...