Requests for Proposals

Clear Roads is currently soliciting investigator proposals for the following research projects:

  • Specifications for Snowplow Route Optimization
  • Review and Summary of Pre-Wet Methods and Procedures
  • Evaluation of Storm Severity Index and Winter Severity Index Variables
  • Defensive Driving for Snowplow Operators
  • Mechanic/Operator Training for Upkeep of Winter Maintenance Equipment
  • High-Performance Blade Evaluation
  • Alternative Methods for De-Icing

The RFPs for these projects are available for download on Minnesota DOT’s Solicitations page. For all projects, the deadline to submit proposals is Thursday, September 6, 2018.


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