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Bid List:  Making the Grade

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Posted by Brooke Wisdom on Oct 01, 2009

All with the touch of a single button The G-Series Grade Pro motor graders from Deere feature industry-standard pattern fingertip controls, ...

Financial District: TRB Watch

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Posted by Brooke Wisdom on Oct 01, 2009

Adhesive Anchors in Concrete under Sustained Loading Conditions  www.trb.org/Main/Public/Blurbs/ 162132.aspx  Adhesive anchor systems are commercial adhesives — often, but not exclusively, epoxy ...

Financial District: Tell Them What They Need to...

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Posted by Brooke Wisdom on Oct 01, 2009

The United States huge, and growing, deficit numbers are setting the tone for the construction industry and highway funding is ...

Financial District: In a Pig’s Ear

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Posted by Brooke Wisdom on Oct 01, 2009

Earmarks, those lump sums of money our elected representatives put into legislation to fund projects in their districts, part of ...

Lattatudes: Of Walter and John

Lattatudes: Of Walter and John

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Posted by Brooke Wisdom on Oct 01, 2009

In the early decades of last century, life in the American democracy began to get increasing modern and at the ...

Road Science: Secrets to Successful Milling

Road Science: Secrets to Successful Milling

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Posted by Brooke Wisdom on Oct 01, 2009

 In a little more than 30 years, the asphalt cold mill or cold planer – also called a "grinder" – ...

Kirk Landers — Leadership, please.

Kirk Landers — Leadership, please.

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Posted by Brooke Wisdom on Oct 01, 2009

You’re a First Lieutenant, and you just received orders to lead your platoon on an uphill assault of an enemy ...

RoadWorks: MPOs May Merit Makeover

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Posted by Brooke Wisdom on Oct 01, 2009

 MPOs: Options Exist to Enhance Transportation Planning Capacity and Federal Oversight. Metropolitan planning organizations are responsible for transportation planning in ...

BidList  Preserving Pavement

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Posted by Brooke Wisdom on Oct 01, 2009

  Infrared heaters from Ray-Tech Corp. can be used to repair potholes, create decorative asphalt imprinting, repair utility cuts in roads, ...

Financial District: About the Center for Public...

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Posted by Brooke Wisdom on Oct 01, 2009

The Center for Public Integrity describes itself a nonprofit organization dedicated to producing original, responsible investigative journalism on issues of ...

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