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Report: Caltrans decision to hire inexperienced Chinese firm for Bay Bridge welding “will haunt” travelers “for generations”

Report: Caltrans decision to hire inexperienced Chinese...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 10, 2014

A detailed investigative report from the Sacramento Bee has found that the California Department of Transportation's decision to hire a Chinese ...

Caltrans agrees to remove netting from bridge construction site to remove threat to swallows

Caltrans agrees to remove netting from bridge...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Feb 13, 2014

The California Department of Transportation recently reached a settlement with conservationists to remove netting draped across a construction site near ...

State investigation concludes Caltrans systematically quieted safety critics of new Bay Bridge span

State investigation concludes Caltrans systematically...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 31, 2014

An investigation by the state Senate Transportation Committee has concluded that the California Department of Transportation "systematically" worked to quiet ...

Demolition of old Bay Bridge will be a delicate exercise

Demolition of old Bay Bridge will be a delicate...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 14, 2013

Calling the old Bay Bridge "the world's largest armed bow and arrow," Caltrans bridge engineer Brian Maroney told the Contra Costa ...

Caltrans receives $55 million to reduce congestion, improve Safety on intercity rail corridor

Caltrans receives $55 million to reduce congestion,...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Sep 01, 2011

The Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) on Aug. 31 awarded three grants totaling $55 million to reduce congestion and increase safety ...

Santa Ana Gateway Project (I-5) named Freeway Project...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Aug 08, 2011

The Santa Ana (I-5) Gateway Project that widened the last two miles of the I-5 near the Orange County line ...

Highway 1 reopens, winter slide closed road in April

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Jun 10, 2011

Historic Highway 1 has been officially reopened, Caltrans officials announced on June 10. The winter slide, 7.5 miles north of the ...

Caltrans awards $78 million to 130 public transit...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Mar 30, 2011

Caltrans on March 29 awarded $78 million to 130 public transit and air quality projects across California. All of the funding ...

ACPA recognizes ‘Excellence in Concrete...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Dec 17, 2010

The American Concrete Pavement Association (ACPA) presented its 21st annual “Excellence in Concrete Pavement” awards, which recognize quality concrete pavements ...

Dedicating the final highway project funded by 20-year...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Sep 27, 2010

The Orange County Transportation Authority (OCTA) and Caltrans will hold a dedication ceremony for the completion of the I-5 Gateway ...

Caltrans white paper: Payments to contractors at risk

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Aug 11, 2010

Caltrans on Aug. 11 released a white paper that highlights the negative economic impacts the budget delay is having on ...

Caltrans veteran joins OCTA

Caltrans veteran joins OCTA

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Jul 23, 2010

Jim Beil, a 22-year transportation veteran from Caltrans, will join the Orange County Transportation Authority (OCTA) as the new executive ...

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