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Illinois DOT chief meets with group to discuss lack of minority contractors hired

Illinois DOT chief meets with group to discuss lack of...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Jun 30, 2015

An Illinois group recently met with Illinois Transportation Secretary Randall Blankenhorn to discuss the lack of minorities hired for construction contracts. KWQC ...

EPA, DOT propose heightened heavy duty diesel emissions, fuel efficiency standards for 2018

EPA, DOT propose heightened heavy duty diesel...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Jun 23, 2015

The EPA and DOT announced Friday their plans for Phase 2 of the Greenhouse Gas Emissions Standards and Fuel Efficiency ...

Contractors face charges for defrauding PennDOT’s female/minority-owned business program

Contractors face charges for defrauding PennDOT’s...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Jun 22, 2015

The top executives at a Pennsylvania highway construction company are facing charges they defrauded the U.S. Department of Transportation to ...

Nevada governor pushes for NDOT officials to lead the self-driving vehicle revolution

Nevada governor pushes for NDOT officials to lead the...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Jun 10, 2015

Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval wants his state to be at the forefront of the potential autonomous vehicle revolution. Sandoval said June 8 ...

Charleston County (S.C.) named top pavement preservation program in U.S.

Charleston County (S.C.) named top pavement...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Jun 10, 2015

Charleston County in South Carolina was recognized as having the top pavement preservation system in the country for 2014. FP2 (For Pavement ...

Top FHWA official says unfinished Spokane project proves need for long-term highway bill

Top FHWA official says unfinished Spokane project...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on May 28, 2015

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s acting administrator toured the incomplete North Spokane Corridor last week and said the half-built project ...

TRB webinar to cover roundabout design and effectiveness

TRB webinar to cover roundabout design and...

Posted by Chris Hill on May 26, 2015

The Transportation Research Board (TRB) has scheduled a webinar to cover roundabout construction and illumination, in addition to a review ...

Michigan DOT opens new welcome center at U.S.-Canada border

Michigan DOT opens new welcome center at U.S.-Canada...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on May 26, 2015

The Michigan Department of Transportation just opened the Port Huron Welcome Center off of Interstate 94 to welcome visitors to ...

Lafarge announces rural road solution as a low-cost alternative to asphalt

Lafarge announces rural road solution as a low-cost...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on May 22, 2015

Lafarge announced recently a new concrete solution to reduce the costs of rural roads up to 55 percent over a ...

APWA names Top 10 Public Works Leaders for 2015

APWA names Top 10 Public Works Leaders for 2015

Posted by Chris Hill on May 22, 2015

The American Public Works Association chose a broad variety of winners for its 2015 Top Ten Public Works Leaders award, ...

Without long-term road funding, a Minnesota group has resorted to duct tape

Without long-term road funding, a Minnesota group has...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on May 21, 2015

Duct tape is a go-to problem solver in many situations. But it’s usually a temporary fix. No one is going ...

This bridge is made of thousands of sheets of paper, took 3 years to design (PHOTOS)

This bridge is made of thousands of sheets of paper,...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on May 20, 2015

An artist from the United Kingdom completed a project that proves once and for all that paper beats rock. Well, ...

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