Communities and businesses depend on the connectivity provided by networks of safe and efficient roads, railways, waterways, and airfields, and for more than 30 years, ARA has helped advance these critical national assets.

ARA serves military, civilian government, and private organizations worldwide with a range of products and services that support the full infrastructure life cycle – from planning through preservation – and help provide cost-effective asset management.

With so much of America’s infrastructure in need of attention, communities are struggling with limited resources and intense demand. Because we understand the complexity of today’s infrastructure challenges, we help our clients improve their transportation systems by doing more with less. ARA’s engineers and scientists help decision-makers address critical infrastructure needs make the best use of funding dollars through research, consulting, technology, and testing services that enhance performance, sustainability, and safety while protecting the environment.

Our capability is built on a solid foundation of technical excellence, project management experience, and lasting relationships with clients. We are proud to be a longstanding member of the highway and transportation community and to support the advances in infrastructure necessary for our country’s economic and national security.

For more than 30 years, ARA has been providing comprehensive pavement engineering research and consulting services for roadways, airfields, parking areas, and intermodal facilities. We serve hundreds of municipal, state, federal, military and private organizations worldwide.

Infrastructure Capabilities


ARA is a premier provider of state-of-the-practice airport security, infrastructure, and safety solutions for commercial airports and DoD airfield installations…

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With more than 30 years of experience in the industry, ARA understands today’s highway transportation engineering challenges…

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ARA’s rail-related technologies and research have contributed to new safety standards, codes, and practices and improved crashworthiness and occupant survivability…

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