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Three workers presumed dead after landslide strikes Alaska construction site

Three workers presumed dead after landslide strikes...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Aug 21, 2015

A residential jobsite was in the destructive path of one of six landslides caused by heavy rains in southeast Alaska ...

Alaska DOT seeks public comment on 2016-2019 Statewide Transportation Improvement Program

Alaska DOT seeks public comment on 2016-2019 Statewide...

Posted by Chris Hill on Jul 16, 2015

The Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities (ADOT&PF) has made its Statewide Transportation Improvement Program for fiscal years 2016-2019 ...

Alaska DOT employees receive state’s top honors for public service

Alaska DOT employees receive state’s top honors...

Posted by Chris Hill on Jun 11, 2015

Two Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities (ADOT&PF) employees received top-level honors at the recent Governor’s Denali Peak Performance ...

FHWA releases $2 million for repairs to Alaska’s Dalton Highway

FHWA releases $2 million for repairs to Alaska’s...

Posted by Chris Hill on Jun 02, 2015

The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) has made $2 million in Emergency Relief Funds available to repairs to the flood-ravage Dalton ...

Hacked construction signs are no laughing matter

Hacked construction signs are no laughing matter

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Oct 07, 2014

Some may see it as a practical joke, while others know it's no laughing matter. Some jokester thought it would be ...

Why Alaska DOT isn’t sweating U.S. DOT’s upcoming reimbursement plan

Why Alaska DOT isn’t sweating U.S. DOT’s...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jul 07, 2014

Many state transportation agencies are likely getting nervous about a new reimbursement plan from the U.S. Department of Transportation, set ...

Bridge building on Alaska’s North Slope

Bridge building on Alaska’s North Slope

Posted by Tina Grady Barbaccia on Jun 12, 2014

Four bridges integral to the Alpine Satellite Development Program faced environmental challenges. The four bridges being constructed by ConocoPhillips Alaska, Inc. ...

Caterpillar straps customers into virtual reality simulator for motor grader development feedback

Caterpillar straps customers into virtual reality...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 15, 2014

If you've ever wondered just how much Caterpillar values customer feedback during the development of new equipment, just wait until ...

11 States with the Highest Texting-While-Driving Fines

11 States with the Highest Texting-While-Driving Fines

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Oct 28, 2013

Most drivers probably know by now that it’s not a great idea to text while driving. But that isn’t stopping ...

Guest Blog: The 5 Most Dangerous Roads in the World

Guest Blog: The 5 Most Dangerous Roads in the World

Posted by Contributed on Oct 23, 2013

Whether you happen to be a thrill-seeking car enthusiast or a cautious traveler prone to carsickness, knowing what to expect ...

Weirdest U.S. Driving Laws

Weirdest U.S. Driving Laws

Posted by Lauren Heartsill Dowdle on Sep 02, 2013

Don’t run red lights or stop signs. Stay on your side if there are double lines. These are all laws ...

VIDEO: Craziest Roads in the World

VIDEO: Craziest Roads in the World

Posted by Lauren Heartsill Dowdle on Aug 21, 2013

I’m sure you’ve worked on your share of difficult projects, but I doubt any of them can compare to the ...

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