Applied Research and Innovation Branch (ARIB)

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Research Program Areas

  • Environmental, Water Quality and Sustainability 
  • Structure, Hydraulic and Geotechnical
  • Safety, Operations and Planning
  • Pavement and Materials
  • Library & Information

National Participation 

ARIB also participates in national research efforts such as Transportation Research Board (TRB), AASHTO, FHWA and National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA).

Mission Statement

The mission of the Applied Research and Innovation Branch (ARIB) is to save Colorado citizens' money, time, and lives while preserving the environment and quality of life through the research, development and deployment of innovative products, materials, and methods in transportation.

This mission is manifested primarily through the review, selection and completion of research projects that reflect the CDOT and DTD missions, strategic areas, and goals.

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2829 W. Howard Pl.
Denver, CO 80204
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