Asset Management Office (AMO)

This office  guides the Maryland Department of Transportation State Highway Administration (MDOT SHA) in the allocation of resources. It makes funding recommendations to maintain all Statewide roadway assets in self-sustainingly good condition. The office manages, processes and analyzes asset inventory and condition data to ensure reporting accuracy and to ensure that budget allocation scenarios are economically sound.

The AMO provides strategic direction and coordination of asset resources for over 60 asset types Statewide. These assets include:

  • 17,000 lane-miles of pavement
  • 50,000 guardrail end treatments
  • 2,500 bridge structures
  • 30,000 lighting fixtures
  • 3,000 traffic signals
  • 27,000 lane-miles of line striping
  • 700 building facilities
  • 6,000 intelligent transportation systems devices

This office is newly created and is still being staffed. It is expected to be fully staffed by the end of December 2021.

Learn more about asset management at MDOT SHA in the brochure below.

Asset Management 2021