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18,481 DOT positions would be furloughed with government shutdown

18,481 DOT positions would be furloughed with...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Sep 30, 2013

Better Roads reported Friday that the U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT) would remain operational if the federal government shuts down ...

The Golden State or the Traffic State?

The Golden State or the Traffic State?

Posted by Lauren Heartsill Dowdle on Aug 28, 2013

Think your state has the most traffic? If you live in California, you’re right. And if you live anywhere else, ...

The Durability Factor

The Durability Factor

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Aug 07, 2013

The goal is performance over time Design durable roads and you are designing them “not to fail.” A variety of tools now ...

ACPA launches concrete safety, stringless paving web-based courses

ACPA launches concrete safety, stringless paving...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jul 24, 2013

The American Concrete Pavement Association (ACPA) has launched two web-based instructional modules about stringless paving and safety on concrete pavement ...

FHWA pushes dynamic management of transportation networks

FHWA pushes dynamic management of transportation...

Posted by John Latta on Jul 11, 2013

The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) is trying to help agencies strapped for transportation infrastructure funding dollars. One way FHWA says ...

UDOT uses innovative design to rebuild I-84 overpass

UDOT uses innovative design to rebuild I-84 overpass

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jul 11, 2013

The Utah Department of Transportation (UDOT) is using a new bridge-building method involving geosynthetic reinforcement and soil integration to replace an ...

Loss of Cover

Loss of Cover

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Jul 05, 2013

Decoding the secrets of asphalt stripping and raveling   By Tom Kuennen, Contributing Editor     Raveling describes the loss of aggregate from the driving ...

CDOT’s U.S. 36 project combines multiple modes of transportation

CDOT’s U.S. 36 project combines multiple modes of...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jun 25, 2013

The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) is heading a project on U.S. 36 that will incorporate a high-occupancy fast lane, ...

Texas DOT launches new tools for warning drivers about road construction zones

Texas DOT launches new tools for warning drivers about...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 18, 2013

The Texas Department of Transportation has launched two new tools to warn drivers approaching road construction zones to slow down ...

Believe it or not, most Americans think good roads are more important than their iPhone or TV

Believe it or not, most Americans think good roads are...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 05, 2013

To say the findings of a recent study reported on by our sister site Better Roads are a bit shocking ...

Americans place high value on transportation

Americans place high value on transportation

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on May 30, 2013

About 75 to 80 percent of Americans would prefer to have safe, efficient and well-maintained transportation infrastructure over cable, cell ...

LaHood announces $1 million in immediate funding for I-5 bridge in Washington

LaHood announces $1 million in immediate funding for...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on May 24, 2013

U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood has announced the immediate availability of $1 million federal emergency funds for Washington State to ...

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