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Transportation gains 16.6k jobs in June

Transportation gains 16.6k jobs in June

Posted on Jul 07, 2014

The transportation industry gained 16,600 jobs in June, rising to a total of 4,618,500 employed workers, according to statistics released ...

Hyundai launches R140W-9A, R180W-9A and R210W-9A wheeled excavators

Hyundai launches R140W-9A, R180W-9A and R210W-9A...

Posted on Jul 07, 2014

Hyundai Construction Equipment Americas has expanded its 9A series with three wheeled excavators: the R140W-9A, R180W-9A and R210W-9A. The machines include upgrades ...

State agencies focus on travelers for July 4th weekend

State agencies focus on travelers for July 4th weekend

Posted on Jul 03, 2014

With many highway work zones closing for the long weekend, some state agencies are turning their focus to safety and ...

PHOTOS: Illinois Tollway names bridge after Medal of Honor recipient Allen J. Lynch

PHOTOS: Illinois Tollway names bridge after Medal of...

Posted on Jul 03, 2014

The Illinois Tollway this week recognized Medal of Honor recipient Allen J. Lynch by naming the bridge over the Tri-State ...

LaHood pushes for 10-cent gas tax hike during St. Louis visit

LaHood pushes for 10-cent gas tax hike during St. Louis...

Posted on Jul 02, 2014

During a trip to St. Louis, Mo., on Tuesday, former Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood pushed for a 10-cent-per-gallon gas tax ...

New roadbuidling technologies, equipment, attachments and more

New roadbuidling technologies, equipment, attachments...

Posted on Jul 02, 2014

  Cat B15Q smartphone Caterpillar’s B15Q smartphone is designed to resist damage from drops onto concrete, water submersion and extreme temperatures. The ...

Pre-fabricated bridge design could resist earthquake damage

Pre-fabricated bridge design could resist earthquake...

Posted on Jul 02, 2014

A new framework design could make bridges more resistant to earthquakes while speeding construction, Science Daily reports. The design, which aims ...

Panasonic Toughpad FZ-E1 and FZ-X1 devices designed to withstand tough jobsite conditions

Panasonic Toughpad FZ-E1 and FZ-X1 devices designed to...

Posted on Jul 01, 2014

Panasonic has introduced its Toughpad FZ-E1 and FZ-X1 tablets, which are designed to withstand impact, water and other conditions on ...

Obama pushes for transportation funding during Key Bridge visit

Obama pushes for transportation funding during Key...

Posted on Jul 01, 2014

During his visit to the Key Bridge in Washington, D.C., on Tuesday, President Barack Obama urged Congress to quickly pass ...

DOT to reimburse states as gas tax money rolls in

DOT to reimburse states as gas tax money rolls in

Posted on Jul 01, 2014

The projected insolvency of the Highway Trust Fund is inching closer (it’s expected to run out of money next month), ...

Some North Carolina drivers can “NOLY” turn right

Some North Carolina drivers can “NOLY” turn right

Posted on Jul 01, 2014

Some drivers in Cornelius, N.C., were amused yesterday when they found a misspelling in a newly-constructed right turn lane, according ...

California high-speed rail moves forward

California high-speed rail moves forward

Posted on Jun 30, 2014

Work on the first portion of California’s high-speed rail can move forward after earning approval from the U.S. Department of ...

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