DRISI - About Us

  • DRISI Purpose and Goals

    DRISI’s purpose and goals reflect the vital function the division performs in support of Caltrans' mission to provide a safe, sustainable, integrated, and efficient transportation system to enhance California’s economy and livability.

  • What We Do

    We build and leverage our mission-critical skills and knowledge and organize staff and resources to deliver the highest quality transportation research and system information solutions to our customers.

  • Our History
    • The Division of Research and Innovation and the Division of Transportation System Information merged to become the new Division of Research, Innovation and System Information (DRISI) in 2012.
    • We combined our resources to more efficiently provide research and data solutions for Caltrans to make informed decisions to improve California’s transportation system.
    • DRISI developed and adopted a three-year strategic plan to define our role in furthering Caltrans' Mission, Vision, and Goals.
    • We adjusted our division purpose and goals to better reflect the role we would play in advancing the State's transportation system, developing comprehensive solutions, and researching and communicating transportation related knowledge.
  • Our Offices

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