Below are case studies of TxDOT cost savings. The latest cost savings achievements are available for your review.
|Electronic Submission of Crash Reports||A new process to electronically submit Texas peace officers' crash reports helps reduce paperwork.
|Managed Print Services||TxDOT is using a managed print services contract to consolidate all printer purchases and service with a single vendor. Optimized managed print services increase energy efficiency, improve service and reduce machine maintenance.
||$1.6 million annually
|Fuel Pump Gauges||A new fuel pump gauge captures fuel use, reducing the need for manual calculations and eliminating the risk of errors.
||$3 million annually||Fleet|
|Pricing Rumble Strips||TxDOT partnered with the state Comptroller of Public Accounts to negotiate a lower cost for portable rumble strips used during temporary lane closures.
||$250,000 (one-time savings)
|Fleet Reduction||TxDOT plans to shrink the size of its fleet from 16,000 to 10,000 vehicles, improving procurement, and lowering operating and maintenance costs. The agency plans to reinvest the savings in road maintenance.
||Estimated $50 million annually