PacTrans serves as a collaborative platform for the consortium universities and transportation agencies in Region 10 to address regional transportation issues, envision future transportation needs, and develop sustainable solutions. As the Region 10 think tank, research engine, and training base for tomorrow’s transportation leaders, PacTrans ensures desired collaboration on important regional transportation issues, including research, education, and workforce development, through problem identification, proposal solicitation and review, project selection, funding tracking and outcome evaluation.

Collaboration with Transportation Agencies

PacTrans works closely with transportation agencies in research, education and workforce development, and technology transfer. Thanks to agency representatives’ inputs, the PacTrans research programs has a strong regional focus and aligns well with the goals of local transportation agencies.