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Kansas DOT approves $64 million in highway construction and maintenance projects

Kansas DOT approves $64 million in highway construction...

Posted by Chris Hill on Apr 13, 2016

The Kansas Department of Transportation approved more than $64 million in highway construction and maintenance projects as its most recent ...

VIDEO: Tour the world’s new longest floating bridge in Seattle

VIDEO: Tour the world’s new longest floating...

Posted by Kerry Clines on Mar 31, 2016

After more than a decade of planning and five years of construction, the world’s longest floating bridge is set to open ...

Georgia DOT awards 35 construction projects valued at $88.5 million

Georgia DOT awards 35 construction projects valued at...

Posted by Chris Hill on Mar 16, 2016

The Georgia Department of Transportation has approved 35 transportation construction project contracts valued at $88.5 million for advertised bids from ...

Indiana House passes plan to raise taxes on cigarettes and gas to pay for roads

Indiana House passes plan to raise taxes on cigarettes...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Feb 04, 2016

The Indiana House of Representatives has passed a bill that would raise the tax on gas and cigarettes in order ...

Obama proposes $10-per-barrel tax on oil production to fund green infrastructure

Obama proposes $10-per-barrel tax on oil production to...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Feb 04, 2016

President Barack Obama is aiming to implement more measures to combat climate change, and this time he's eyeing oil companies to foot the bill. The ...

Democratic presidential candidates call for increased highway funding

Democratic presidential candidates call for increased...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Jan 20, 2016

During Sunday's Democratic presidential debate in Charleston, South Carolina, Sunday night, all three candidates vowed that transportation funding would be one of ...

New research changing how you will build bridges

New research changing how you will build bridges

Posted by Tom Kuennen on Jan 19, 2016

Eliminating the “end-bump” in construction of bridge approaches ... precast deck panels speeding bridge construction ... quick seismic retrofits for ...

California governor proposes annual vehicle fee to fund road construction

California governor proposes annual vehicle fee to fund...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Jan 14, 2016

California needs more money for its aging roads and bridges, but with so many electric and hybrid vehicle drivers, the ...

Canada cut in half as new bridge ruptures on only highway connecting east to west

Canada cut in half as new bridge ruptures on only...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Jan 12, 2016

Canadian drivers were facing a detour that sent them out of the country and into the U.S. after the newly completed Nipigon ...

VIDEO: Watch 2+ years of construction on Louisville’s new Abraham Lincoln bridge in this time-lapse

VIDEO: Watch 2+ years of construction on...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Dec 28, 2015

The centerpiece of the $2.3 billion Ohio River Bridges Project has been three years, and two names, in the making. ...

Don’t look down: Chinese engineers finish work on world’s 2nd-tallest suspension bridge (PHOTOS)

Don’t look down: Chinese engineers finish work on...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Dec 14, 2015

China is getting a pretty massive Christmas present this year with the opening of the second-highest suspension bridge in the ...

AED: Highway bill to stimulate more than $13 billion in heavy equipment sales

AED: Highway bill to stimulate more than $13 billion in...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Dec 11, 2015

The newly passed FAST Act that pumps $305 billion into transportation over the next five years isn't just good for ...

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