Technical Services

Pollution Prevention and Compliance

The Pollution Prevention and Compliance Section (Formerly Environmental Program) provides administration over environmental regulatory compliance and natural and cultural resource protection for the Agency of Transportation Maintenance Bureau ensuring compliance under various federal and state environmental regulatory programs, including, but not limited to, Water Quality; Hazardous Waste Management; and Roadside Vegetation Management.

Bridge Maintenance

The Bridge Maintenance Section is responsible for managing the maintenance of the Agency’s bridges and structures.  Maintenance is accomplished in two fashions, cyclical routine maintenance and condition based maintenance, when a maintenance need arises.  The Bridge Preservation and Preventive Maintenance Document explains the Agency vision for maintaining bridge assets, showing performance measures and Agency goals. The FY21 and FY22 BRMaint Funding Plan and Potentials sheet shows future condition based maintenance projects throughout the state.

Temporary Bridges

The Technical Services Section is responsible for managing the Agency’s inventory of temporary bridge components.  The Agency’s Temporary Bridge Policy explains the Agency’s policy on the use of this inventory.  This document also explains the procedure for requesting a temporary bridge from VTrans.  Current rental rates are included in this document: Temporary Bridge Rental Rates.

Disaster and Maintenance Asset Management

The Disaster and Maintenance Asset Management section provides needed assistance working with our State and Federal partners on natural disasters and recovery. The section also works with the Agency Performance section to provide performance measures and dashboards to assist Maintenance District staff with work planning to meet the needs of the transportation system.