About the Alabama Transportation Institute

The Alabama Transportation Institute brings together a nationally recognized team of research and development industry professionals seeking innovative solutions to the challenges of building and maintaining a transportation system that protects lives, creates economic growth and saves time and energy resources.

The Alabama Transportation Institute (ATI) serves as a planning, research and policy resource to advance a 21st century transportation system. ATI brings together nationally recognized research and development industry professionals seeking innovative solutions to the challenges of building and maintaining a transportation system that provides safety and mobility for Alabama’s citizens, while providing efficient freight movement, stimulating economic growth and conserving energy resources. Better roads and bridges leads to better jobs for Alabamians throughout our state.

This interdisciplinary Institute enables Alabama to lead the way on emerging issues like developing creative solutions for financing the construction and maintenance of roads and bridges, advancing transportation safety research, and evaluating the impact that a quality transportation system will have on Alabama’s economic future. The Institute serves as an independent resource that develops unbiased information for use by local, state and national leaders in developing transportation policy. The result is more informed decision-making that leads to innovative, data-driven, cost-effective solutions. All of the best minds, under one umbrella with a common purpose, will find better solutions for the future.