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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 ...

VIDEO: Tidy explosion drops Pittsburgh’s century-old Hulton Bridge into Allegheny River

VIDEO: Tidy explosion drops Pittsburgh’s...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Jan 27, 2016

A Pennsylvania bridge with more than a century of history was demolished Tuesday morning with more than 500 explosives above the Allegheny ...

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 ...

FiberSPAN cantilever sidewalk system provides bridge options for pedestrians, cyclists

FiberSPAN cantilever sidewalk system provides bridge...

Posted by Chris Hill on Dec 31, 2015

Composite Advantage’s FiberSPAN FRP cantilever sidewalk system offers an option for expanding pedestrian and bicycle paths along bridges. “Even if a ...

VIDEO: Oklahoma DOT blows up a bridge as part of expansion project

VIDEO: Oklahoma DOT blows up a bridge as part of...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Dec 30, 2015

The Oklahoma Department of Transportation needed a bridge out of the way for a new highway expansion project. So what ...

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. ...

Idaho selects road and bridge projects to be funded by General Fund surplus

Idaho selects road and bridge projects to be funded by...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Dec 28, 2015

Idaho is taking some of the extra money it had at year's end and is putting it toward roads and bridges. And ...

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 ...

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