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Driving through this Iowa trestle bridge is like traveling into an alternate dimension

Driving through this Iowa trestle bridge is like...

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Feb 01, 2015

Check out this incredible trestle bridge in Iowa. It's part of the 25-mile High Trestle Trail in Madrid, which opened in 2011. It's 13-stories high and ...

Go iPave launches Asphalt Contractor Success Center

Go iPave launches Asphalt Contractor Success Center

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Feb 01, 2015

GIS Dynamics, parent company of Go iPave, has announced the launch of its Asphalt Contractor Success Center. The Success Center ...

What a U.S. map looks like when you strip away everything except roads

What a U.S. map looks like when you strip away...

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Feb 01, 2015

  Check out the picture above: that's what a U.S. map looks like once everything except roads is stripped off. Boston-based design ...

Board falls off bridge under construction, shatters windshield

Board falls off bridge under construction, shatters...

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Feb 01, 2015

  A Colorado woman is still trying to calm her nerves after her jeep's windshield was shattered while driving on Interstate-70. "I'm ...

Transportation typo: Street sign misspelled in Brooklyn

Transportation typo: Street sign misspelled in Brooklyn

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Jan 27, 2015

  If you read a lot of articles - whether it be in the newspaper or online - chances are you ...

Ohio worker’s death creates urgency on inspecting NJ bridges

Ohio worker’s death creates urgency on inspecting NJ...

Posted by Contributed on Jan 26, 2015

Aging infrastructure issues are well-known topics across the political landscape, as President Obama alluded to in his recent State of the ...

No charges filed after woman kills construction worker

No charges filed after woman kills construction worker

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Jan 23, 2015

  No charges will be filed against a 23-year-old female who is accused of hitting and killing a construction worker on ...

Fingers crossed: Senate highway bill could be unveiled soon

Fingers crossed: Senate highway bill could be unveiled...

Posted by James Jaillet on Jan 23, 2015

Senators Rand Paul (R-Ky.) and Barbara Boxer (D-Calif.) may soon unveil a highway funding bill that would direct money to ...

ARTBA announces new assignments for key senior staff

ARTBA announces new assignments for key senior staff

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Jan 23, 2015

The American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) has announced new assignments for some of its key staff. Read the changes ...

ARTBA seeks students for 2015-16 Highway Worker Memorial Scholarship Program

ARTBA seeks students for 2015-16 Highway Worker...

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Jan 22, 2015

The American Road and Transportation Builders Association Transportation Development Foundation (ARTBA-TDF) is seeking qualified students for its 2015-16 “Lanford Family ...

Polls show states do not support gas tax increase

Polls show states do not support gas tax increase

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Jan 22, 2015

A trio of state polls show voters in states such as Georgia, New Jersey and Utah do not support gas ...

New Jersey roads cost $11.8 billion statewide, $2,000 per person

New Jersey roads cost $11.8 billion statewide, $2,000...

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Jan 22, 2015

Deficient roads and bridges currently cost New Jersey drivers a total of $11.8 billion statewide annually, and nearly $2,000 per driver ...

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