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21 states receiving millions to repair storm-damaged roads

21 states receiving millions to repair storm-damaged...

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Aug 11, 2014

The Department of Transportation announced $334 million in emergency funds will be used to help 21 states repair roads and ...

Poll: Americans want good roads & bridges, disagree on how

Poll: Americans want good roads & bridges, disagree...

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Aug 07, 2014

The majority of Americans understand the importance of good highways and bridges, and they understand the benefits of good transportation ...

Toll roads, P3s and creative financing will bring short-term gain, long-term disaster for the road building industry

Toll roads, P3s and creative financing will bring...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Aug 01, 2014

For the last half-century gas and diesel taxes collected at the pump have been the primary source of funding for ...

Can you believe how much bad roads cost Texas drivers?

Can you believe how much bad roads cost Texas drivers?

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Jul 24, 2014

Bad road conditions are costing the average Texas driver in the Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington area more than $1700 a year. The ...

5 freeway bridges in need of repair following accident

5 freeway bridges in need of repair following accident

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Jul 18, 2014

A truck hauling an excavator caused some major problems for the Washington State Department of Transportation after colliding with five ...

Semi truck collides with bridge under construction on I-215 in California; causes falsework to collapse

Semi truck collides with bridge under construction on...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Jul 18, 2014

A semi truck hauling sand hit a bridge currently under construction on Interstate 215 in Perris, California, earlier this week ...

What state has the worst roads and bridges in the country?

What state has the worst roads and bridges in the...

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Jul 16, 2014

Ever wonder what state has the worst roads and bridges in the nation? A new “It’s Time to Rebuild America” ...

House approves $11 billion trust fund patch

House approves $11 billion trust fund patch

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Jul 15, 2014

The House has passed a $11 billion plan to pay the federal government’s share of road and bridge repairs for ...

VIDEO: With streaking flash of explosives, mile-long bridge collapses in 3 seconds

VIDEO: With streaking flash of explosives, mile-long...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 15, 2014

When the Innerbelt Bridge opened to traffic in Cleveland in 1959, it was the widest bridge in Ohio and carried ...

White House, transportation leaders push Congress to find a long-term highway funding solution sooner rather than later

White House, transportation leaders push Congress to...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jul 09, 2014

The White House, Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx and several industry associations are urging Congress to find a highway funding solution ...

TRIP: Oklahoma significantly improves infrastructure, but HTF insolvency ‘threatens further progress’

TRIP: Oklahoma significantly improves infrastructure,...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jun 26, 2014

Oklahoma has significantly improved its roads, bridges and highway safety since 2005, but “uncertainty about future federal funding threatens further ...

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. ...

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