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Bad roads in South Carolina cost drivers $3 billion annually

Bad roads in South Carolina cost drivers $3 billion...

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Posted by Brian Ethridge on Jan 15, 2015

Bad roads and bridges in South Carolina cost area drivers $3 billion a year, and as much as $1,300 per ...

Gov. Bruce Rauner puts Illiana Expressway on hold

Gov. Bruce Rauner puts Illiana Expressway on hold

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Posted by Brian Ethridge on Jan 15, 2015

Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner's first move as the state's top executive official was to delay the planned expressway between Illinois ...

Wacker Nueson and Wirtgen enter roller alliance

Wacker Nueson and Wirtgen enter roller alliance

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Posted by Brian Ethridge on Jan 15, 2015

Wacker Neuson SE and the Wirtgen Group have agreed to enter a strategic alliance for soil and asphalt compaction rollers. ...

Parents file $10M lawsuit against construction company...

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Posted by Brian Ethridge on Jan 14, 2015

Two parents in Florida have filed a $10 million lawsuit against a Miami-based construction company following the death of their ...

Atlas Copco upgrades Dynapac road construction...

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Posted by Brian Ethridge on Jan 14, 2015

Atlas Copco has upgraded and reintroduced its Dynapac road construction equipment line. Dynapac has been a pioneer in paving products ...

TranSystems announces new Principal

TranSystems announces new Principal

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Posted by Brian Ethridge on Jan 14, 2015

TranSystems, an engineering and consulting firm that provides integrated solutions for transportation infrastructure challenges, has announced the promotion of Anthony ...

Maine’s LePage unveils $2 billion transportation plan

Maine’s LePage unveils $2 billion transportation...

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Posted by Brian Ethridge on Jan 13, 2015

Maine travelers should prepare to see $470 million worth of improvements and maintenance on the state's transportation infrastructure this year which ...

Gov. Rick Snyder signs $1.3 billion plan for Michigan roads

Gov. Rick Snyder signs $1.3 billion plan for Michigan...

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Posted by Brian Ethridge on Jan 13, 2015

Gov. Rick Snyder has signed a transportation infrastructure bill to spend $1.3 billion more per year to help fix Michigan's deteriorating roads ...

Atlanta Bridgescape Competition has begun

Atlanta Bridgescape Competition has begun

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Posted by Brian Ethridge on Jan 13, 2015

The Central Atlanta Progress (CAP) and the Midtown Alliance have announced the Atlanta Bridgescape Competition. The design competition hopes to receive a ...

Highway fatalities in Maine reach 70-year low

Highway fatalities in Maine reach 70-year low

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Posted by Brian Ethridge on Jan 12, 2015

The number of people who lost their lives on Maine's highways was the lowest in 70 years. According to statistics ...

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