Tagged ‘Truck Escape Ramp’

Year-end Construction Totals for 2020

Posted on: December 17th, 2020

Continued investment keeps highways in good condition and helps accommodate statewide growth UDOT completed 135 projects statewide during 2020, with a total value of $1.05 billion. Utah is one of the fastest-growing states in the country, and UDOT is continually working to meet current and future transportation needs while keeping the existing highway system in […]

Runaway Truck Escape Ramp in Garden City Opens

Posted on: October 8th, 2020

Cable barrier system to enhance safety on U.S. 89 A new truck escape ramp has opened on U.S. 89 west of Garden City. The catch-net cable system is new to Utah and uses a series of cable nets to stop runaway semi-trucks coming out of Logan Canyon. In the past two years, this area has […]

Media Briefing: UDOT Completes New Truck Escape Ramp in Garden City

Posted on: October 7th, 2020

First of its kind system in Utah aims to improve safety on U.S. 89 WHAT: The Utah Department of Transportation (UDOT) will host a media availability in Garden City to highlight the completion of the newly constructed truck escape ramp on U.S. 89. The catch net cable system is new to Utah and uses a […]