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Texas leads U.S. with largest road repair debt

Texas leads U.S. with largest road repair debt

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Apr 25, 2014

How much does your state need each year to fund necessary road repairs through 2017? Texas needs $4,636 million annually, making ...

VIDEO: DOT Chief Foxx promotes infrastructure investment with bus tour

VIDEO: DOT Chief Foxx promotes infrastructure...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Apr 11, 2014

Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx is getting ready to tour portions of the U.S. with the goal of promoting infrastructure investment. Titled ...

Metro-North derailment demonstrates need for infrastructure investment, says LaHood

Metro-North derailment demonstrates need for...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Dec 05, 2013

A commuter train in New York derailed Sunday, and former U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood is pointing to the crash ...

Obama touts infrastructure investment during New Orleans visit

Obama touts infrastructure investment during New...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Nov 11, 2013

During his visit to the Port of New Orleans last week, President Obama called on Congress to invest more in ...

The BIG WIG of Transportation Funding

The BIG WIG of Transportation Funding

Posted by Tina Grady Barbaccia on Oct 01, 2013

The million-dollar question in transportation – make that the half trillion-dollar question – is how to find the money to ...

Industry professionals need to advocate infrastructure improvements, says APWA Congress speaker Larry Frevert

Industry professionals need to advocate infrastructure...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Aug 26, 2013

Earlier this year, the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) gave America a D+ on its Report Card on American ...

ASCE says U.S. infrastructure investment is “treading water”

ASCE says U.S. infrastructure investment is...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Mar 25, 2013

After giving American infrastructure a grade of D+, the American Society of Civil Engineers says that the country's investment planned ...

American Augers, Trencor retain brand identities after acquisition

American Augers, Trencor retain brand identities after...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Dec 01, 2012

American Augers drills and Trencor trenchers will retain their brand identities as they are incorporated into The Charles Machine Works (CMW) fold, says Tiffany Sewell-Howard, CEO. "American ...

Big Bang Theory for Highway Grants

Big Bang Theory for Highway Grants

Posted by John Latta on Nov 27, 2012

Give a state a fish… no wait.  Teach a state to fish. Consider this: for every dollar in federal highway ...

Final Word

Final Word

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Feb 01, 2012

Understanding the Transportation Act By Kirk Landers As construction industry leaders push Congress to enact a long-term federal transportation program, some heavy ...

RoadWorks

RoadWorks

Posted by Tina Grady Barbaccia on Sep 07, 2011

By John Latta, Tina Grady Barbaccia and Mike Anderson No Gas Tax Hike No Problem? The Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) has proposed ...

A NEW SERIES: ONE 2 ONE WITH SOME OF THE MOST INTERESTING PEOPLE IN THE BUSINESS

A NEW SERIES: ONE 2 ONE WITH SOME OF THE MOST...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Sep 07, 2011

Doug Oberhelman Talks to Editor-in-Chief John Latta The chairman and chief executive officer of Caterpillar joined the giant company in 1975. He ...

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