More From In the Magazine

Highway Trust Fund 2014: Timeline of Events

Highway Trust Fund 2014: Timeline of Events

Better Roads

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Sep 05, 2014

Here’s a look at the Highway Trust Fund that is notoriously in danger of going in the red. For now, ...

Construction and  the Mechanic’s Lien

Construction and the Mechanic’s Lien

Better Roads

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Sep 05, 2014

Here’s why a grading contractor prevails on a Nevada mechanic’s lien claim. By Brian Morrow, P.E., Esq.   In a recent case involving ...

Rubber Expands

Rubber Expands

Better Roads

Posted by Tom Kuennen on Sep 05, 2014

Asphalt containing rubber continues to stretch its way into more state Departments of Transportation.   By Tom Kuennen, Contributing Editor   After years of ...

New Road Products

New Road Products

Better Roads

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Sep 05, 2014

By Brian Ethridge   Fuel-efficient Navistar engine Navistar has started shipments of its first vocational vehicles with 9- and 10-liter engines using Selective ...

New NYC law permits 100 percent  RAP on streets

New NYC law permits 100 percent RAP on streets

State/Local Government

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Sep 05, 2014

Effective on Jan. 1, 2015, the New York City Department of Transportation will allow asphalt mixes containing 100 percent reclaimed ...

bauma China 2014

bauma China 2014

Better Roads

Posted by Tina Grady Barbaccia on Sep 05, 2014

With more than 2,800 exhibitors from 38 countries, the 300,000-square-meter bauma China construction equipment show will be larger than the ...

New Road Products

New Road Products

Better Roads

Posted by Tina Grady Barbaccia on Aug 06, 2014

By Tina Grady Barbaccia, Editor-at-Large   Text INFO to 205-289-3789 or visit www.betterroads.com/info     Geo-Boy brush cutter comes in wheeled and track options The Geo-Boy Brush ...

Santa Ana Freeway (I-5) South Corridor Improvement Project

Santa Ana Freeway (I-5) South Corridor Improvement...

Bridges

Posted by Tina Grady Barbaccia on Aug 06, 2014

The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) is investing $3.2 billion to improve I-5 in Los Angeles County from Burbank to ...

Highway Funding:  On the Edge of Disaster?

Highway Funding: On the Edge of Disaster?

Better Roads

Posted by Tina Grady Barbaccia on Aug 06, 2014

By Tina Grady Barbaccia, Editor-at-Large, tinabarbaccia@gmail.com   At the National Asphalt Pavement Association (NAPA) Mid-Year Meeting in Nashville last month, Walter “Butch” ...

Why Construction  Delays Cost Money

Why Construction Delays Cost Money

Better Roads

Posted by Brian Morrow, P.E., Esq on Aug 06, 2014

Contractor makes claim against Army Corps of Engineers for delay damages. By Brian Morrow, P.E., Esq. Time is a critical resource in ...

advertisement
advertisement
advertisement
advertisement
Show us your ink! Construction tattoo contest winner gets $500 Click here to enter.
Hello. Add your message here.