Chapter 1 - General
1.3 BENEFICIARIES OF RESEARCH
Beneficiaries of the ODOT research program include:
- ODOT – the development and implementation of advanced technology, new knowledge and improved methods and procedures are critical to meeting ODOT’s goals and strategic initiatives.
- Universities – an adequately funded research program allows them to build and maintain a high-quality faculty, and recruit students to Ohio’s universities and retain that talent within Ohio.
- State of Ohio – a high quality transportation system that assists the state in meeting the growing demands of citizens and businesses.
- Local Governments, Federal Highway Administration and Other States - all share the same benefits as ODOT and the State of Ohio.