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ARTBA analysis of U.S. bridges shows number of structural deficient bridges decreased in 2015

ARTBA analysis of U.S. bridges shows number of...

Posted by Chris Hill on Feb 22, 2016

The American Road & Transportation Builders Association’s (ARTBA) recent analysis of the Federal Highway Administration’s (FHWA) 2015 National Bridge Inventory shows ...

TRIP report shows 38% of major NY roads in poor condition; costing drivers $24.9 billion a year

TRIP report shows 38% of major NY roads in poor...

Posted by Chris Hill on Jan 27, 2016

Thirty-eight percent of New York’s major urban roads are in poor condition, which is one contributing factor that is costing ...

TRIP’s Tennessee report finds 11 percent of urban roads in poor condition, cost state’s drivers $5.6 billion per year

TRIP’s Tennessee report finds 11 percent of urban...

Posted by Chris Hill on Jan 21, 2016

The Road Improvement Program’s (TRIP) recent condition report on Tennessee’s roads and bridges finds 11 percent of the state’s urban ...

Federal study on bridge conditions shows improvements made in last 10 years

Federal study on bridge conditions shows improvements...

Posted by Chris Hill on Dec 03, 2015

The Government Accountability Office (GAO) shows in its recent study on bridge conditions across the country an overall improvement of ...

TRIP report finds road and bridge conditions cost Connecticut drivers $5.1 billion

TRIP report finds road and bridge conditions cost...

Posted by Chris Hill on Nov 30, 2015

The Road Improvement Program's (TRIP) latest roads report for Connecticut has determined that road and bridge conditions there cost motorists ...

Oklahoma DOT looks to Caltrans for bridge assessment advice

Oklahoma DOT looks to Caltrans for bridge assessment...

Posted by EQW Staff on Apr 22, 2014

Bridges across the nation are aging, with many now well past their projected life spans. Oklahoma’s bridges are among those aging ...

TRIP report finds Montana’s highways, bridges ‘increasingly deteriorated and crowded’

TRIP report finds Montana’s highways, bridges...

Posted by EQW Staff on Feb 19, 2014

A new report finds that Montana’s highways and bridges are in poor and mediocre condition, with the state’s traffic fatality ...

More from the Bridge Inventory: Top 5 States with the Best and Worst Bridges

More from the Bridge Inventory: Top 5 States with the...

Posted by Tina Grady Barbaccia on Nov 21, 2013

Despite that the nation’s transportation funding system is in great peril as the expiration of the current surface transportation funding ...

SNEAK PEEK at the 2013 Bridge Inventory: What causes the most damage to bridges?

SNEAK PEEK at the 2013 Bridge Inventory: What causes...

Posted by Tina Grady Barbaccia on Nov 05, 2013

Every year, Better Roads conducts a survey on the state of the nation’s bridges. The survey has been conducted since ...

Despite stimulus, U.S. transportation system continues to deteriorate

Despite stimulus, U.S. transportation system continues...

Posted by EQW Staff on Jul 30, 2013

Despite an “influx of stimulus money” dedicated to improving the transportation system in the U.S., more of the nation’s bridges ...

Senate passes bridge-prioritizing amendment to DOT, HUD spending bill

Senate passes bridge-prioritizing amendment to DOT, HUD...

Posted by EQW Staff on Jul 25, 2013

The Senate on Wednesday passed an amendment to its proposed $54 billion transportation and housing spending bill, prioritizing bridge projects, ...

25% of U.S. bridges declared deficient in 2012

25% of U.S. bridges declared deficient in 2012

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 18, 2013

According to a report from our sister site Better Roads, 25 percent, or 151,845 of all U.S. bridges were classified ...

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