Clear Roads recently produced a field guide video for testing deicing chemicals.

Knowledge Base

Upcoming Events

AMS Annual Meeting - Sunday, February 2 through Thursday, February 6, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia

SIRWEC and PIARC International Winter Road Congress - Tuesday, Februrary 4 through Friday, February 7, 2014 in Andorra

Aurora Board Meeting - Monday, March 17 through Thursday, March 20, 2014 in Boulder, Colorado


Who We Are

Aurora is an international partnership of public road agencies working together to perform joint road weather-related research. This site is designed to introduce the program, its partners, and its research.

Why Join Aurora?

Aurora Features

Solicitation for Aurora proposals
Proposals are being solicited in response to needs identified by the Aurora Program Board.

2012-2013 Work Plan Available
The 2012-2013 Aurora Work Plan is now available for download.

Knowledge Base Boasts New Design and Content
Knowledge Base continues to offer more content on road weather and winter maintenance best practices.

Revised Chapter 8 of the Final Report on NCHRP 25-25(04)
Revised Chapter 8, Winter Operations and Salt, Sand and Chemical Management.