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Engineering Term of the Month

“A.A.S.H.T.O.”

American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials

This association sets the design and testing standards which are used for highway design and construction within the United States, District of Columbia and Puerto Rico. The association represents all types of transportation including air, highway, public transport, active transport, railways and waterways. Its primary goal is to foster the development, operation, and maintenance of an integrated national transportation system.