A study on managing risk associated with broken rails by Dr. Xiang Liu was chosen for a special issue of Transportation Research Record that collects papers from 2016–2017 that were most frequently cited and mentioned in journal articles, federal reports, and policy publications.

The American Council of Engineering Companies New Jersey (ACECNJ) selects CAIT to receive the 2019 Distinction in Industry Advancement Award its innovative products, pushing forward technologies that improve infrastructure condition assessment, and for its role in training the future transportation workforce.