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Do as I say, not as I do

Do as I say, not as I do

Better Roads

Posted by Tina Grady Barbaccia on Nov 12, 2014

I recently went on a short trip to New York City with one of my closest friends. It was just ...

How much capacity is too much?

How much capacity is too much?

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Posted by Kirk Landers on Oct 09, 2014

Last summer, I was shocked to receive an email blast from the Illinois Public Interest Research Group (PIRG) urging the ...

Delays and disruptions clause deemed unenforceable

Delays and disruptions clause deemed unenforceable

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Posted by Brian Morrow, P.E., Esq on Oct 09, 2014

In a recent case involving no-damages-for-delay clauses – Zachry Construction Corp. v. Port of Houston Authority of Harris County, Aug. ...

Don’t underestimate the transportation construction...

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Posted by Tina Grady Barbaccia on Oct 09, 2014

The transportation construction industry was hit pretty tough with this latest recession. In a 2014-2018 Construction Outlook from the Portland ...

Building a better highway construction jobsite

Building a better highway construction jobsite

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Posted by Equipment World Staff on Oct 09, 2014

The brave men and women who don their steel-toed boots and neon green safety T-shirts to build the nation’s highways ...

Taking control of congestion on Tomball Parkway

Taking control of congestion on Tomball Parkway

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Posted by Contributed on Oct 09, 2014

State Highway 249, also known as the Tomball Parkway, is one of the primary freeways serving the city of Tomball ...

ADA Angst over pavement preservation

ADA Angst over pavement preservation

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Posted by Tom Kuennen on Oct 09, 2014

Pavement preservation stakeholders in the United States are concerned that a reinterpretation of the Americans with Disabilities Act last year ...

Transportation Talk

Transportation Talk

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Posted by Tina Grady Barbaccia on Sep 05, 2014

‘Crowdfunding’ the Highway Trust Fund?  By Tina Grady Barbaccia, Editor-at-Large tinabarbaccia@randallreilly.com Every day for the past few weeks, I have seen videos of ...

The Last Word

The Last Word

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Posted by Equipment World Staff on Sep 05, 2014

By Tina Grady Barbaccia The Roadologist For more blogs from Better Roads, visit BetterRoads.com.   Better Roads receives national bronze, regional gold awards for editorial ASBPE, ...

Highway Trust Fund 2014: Timeline of Events

Highway Trust Fund 2014: Timeline of Events

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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, ...

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