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Apr 29, 2014
9 Culturally-Specific Transportation Jobs
Here in the U.S., there are a wide variety of transportation-related jobs, from highway construction and bridge engineering to airport ...
Apr 25, 2014
VIDEO: How Arizona DOT turns old tires into asphalt
The Arizona Department of Transportation (ADOT) has been using rubberized asphalt on state highways for more than a quarter of ...
Apr 24, 2014
Find out which state leads the nation in construction job losses
After Superstorm Sandy wreaked havoc on the East Coast, pummeling the New Jersey shore in particular, businesses in 113 of ...
Apr 23, 2014
Iowa DOT uses facial recognition to catch 40-year fugitive
One man who escaped from a North Carolina prison 40 years ago is again behind bars because of the Iowa ...
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As the industry slowly begins to recover, the pressure to lower project costs is constant. On top of that, construction…
Apr 22, 2014
TSA collects thousands of dollars in left-behind change
Do you remember the days after high school graduation or back in college when you’d search your car or couch ...
Apr 21, 2014
PHOTOS, VIDEO: MoDOT employee finds a new way of transportation… skydiving
With the nation’s congested highway, one woman who works for the Missouri Department of Transportation’s (MoDOT) Southeast District has found ...
Apr 18, 2014
Ellensburg Bull Wears Orange, Promotes Work Zone Awareness in Washington
As National Work Zone Awareness week came to a close last Friday, I asked you what your agency did to ...
Apr 17, 2014
Ford F-150 wins ‘Battle of the Best’ Bracket Showdown
The Ford F-150 has been crowned champion in the 2014 “Battle of the Best” Bracket Showdown. Automotive classifieds website Carsforsale.com hosted ...
Apr 16, 2014
That’s a ‘sweet’ road trip, honey
Los Angeles is considered one of the “10 Most Traffic-Congested Cities,” according to Forbes report, with motorists spending 34 percent ...
Apr 15, 2014
Congress could allocate $44 million in federal transportation funds to Golden Gate Bridge suicide barrier
The Golden Gate Bridge may soon feature a suicide barrier funded in part by federal transportation dollars. Members of the bridge ...
Apr 14, 2014
Science behind how tires make sound could improve fuel economy
.Yokohama has announced that through work with the Japanese equivalent of NASA, the company for the first time has an ...
Apr 11, 2014
Did you participate in National Work Zone Awareness Week?
National Work Zone Awareness Week is wrapping up, but that doesn’t mean we should stop promoting drivers’ awareness of highway ...
Apr 10, 2014
5 Reasons to Look for a New Job
We’ve all had that job that makes us dread getting up in the morning — and some of us are ...
Apr 08, 2014
From a Job Interview: Hire Me, But Make It Easy
I’m not sure whether to be slightly amused – just slightly – or to be disturbed by this work (or ...
Apr 07, 2014
Texas has edge over California for high-speed rail
For the last few years, I’ve been critical of California’s attempts to link Los Angeles to San Francisco with a ...
Apr 04, 2014
U.S. DOT job candidate gives crazy (and disturbing) response during interview
In January, I wrote the blog post, “8 Strange Interview Questions (or How Not to Get Hired)” after reading an ...
Apr 03, 2014
VIDEOS: Students show bridges by the numbers and more
Last year, the American Road & Transportation Builders Association received more than 40 submissions from across the nation when it ...
Apr 02, 2014
Missouri DOT archaeologists find colonial artifacts near Poplar Street Bridge in St. Louis
What do French settlers have in common with St. Louis’ Poplar Street Bridge? Location, for one. Archaeologists with the Missouri Department of ...
Mar 31, 2014
VIDEO: How to move a machine from the ConExpo-Con/Agg show floor
If you attended ConExpo-Con/Agg, or if you saw any photos or videos from the show, you might be wondering how ...
Mar 28, 2014
Educate Yourself! …And Your Elected Officials
Sunday marks six months until MAP-21, our current surface transportation bill, expires. If it wasn’t time to get things moving before, ...
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Tesla reveals plan for 'new kind of pickup,' heavy duty truck
VIDEO: Tracked drilling rig tips onto rear end in longest rollover trailering accident ever
Hennessey unveils 704-hp Ford F-150 VelociRaptor (PHOTOS)
Crane collapses atop Tappan Zee Bridge, shutting down traffic and injuring 5
VIDEO: Workers leap to safety from burning boom lift 6 stories up
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