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APA announces 7 state DOTs as winners for 2014 Perpetual Pavement Awards

APA announces 7 state DOTs as winners for 2014...

Posted by Chris Hill on Apr 23, 2015

The Asphalt Pavement Alliance (APA), in coordination with the National Center for Asphalt Technology (NCAT) have selected seven transportation agencies ...

Minnesota DOT to tackle 290 statewide construction projects this season

Minnesota DOT to tackle 290 statewide construction...

Posted by Chris Hill on Apr 08, 2015

The Minnesota Department of Transportation has begun work on 290 transportation construction projects for this season, many of which will ...

Minnesota DOT creates bridge deck deterioration timelines to predict needed repairs

Minnesota DOT creates bridge deck deterioration...

Posted by Chris Hill on Mar 04, 2015

Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) researchers are using a database of historical bridge deck inspection and construction reports to help ...

Update: MnDOT mine expansion will result in state’s tallest bridge

Update: MnDOT mine expansion will result in...

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Nov 24, 2014

  In late October Aggregates Manager reported that the Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) was facing a tough decision over a mine ...

MnDOT paying farmers for standing corn stalks

MnDOT paying farmers for standing corn stalks

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Nov 07, 2014

Minnesota transportation officials are offering to pay farms who leave corn stalks standing along highways this winter. The Minnesota Department of Transportation ...

MnDOT up a creek without a paddle due to mine expansion

MnDOT up a creek without a paddle due to mine expansion

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Oct 22, 2014

  The Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) is now paying for a decision it made nearly a half century ago. Back ...

VIDEO: Should more DOTs use a ‘zipper...

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Sep 30, 2014

The Michigan Department of Transportation will be the latest to try out the zipper merge system. MDOT hopes the system ...

Vehicles covered in oil and grime after construction project gone wrong

Vehicles covered in oil and grime after construction...

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Aug 28, 2014

Drivers headed west on Highway 19 near Northfield, Minnesota, found an unpleasant surprise on their vehicles. Commuters saw signs warning ...

VIDEO: Driver loses control of pickup, survives 40-foot plunge onto a frozen pond

VIDEO: Driver loses control of pickup, survives 40-foot...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 23, 2014

The Ranger was discontinued back in 2011, but after seeing just how "Built Ford Tough" this 2001 model turned out ...

Minnesota faces $12 billion highway funding shortfall

Minnesota faces $12 billion highway funding shortfall

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Dec 13, 2013

In the next 20 years, the Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) could face a $12 billion dollar shortfall. The Star Tribune ...

Diamond saw cut surface textures improve pavement performance

Diamond saw cut surface textures improve pavement...

Posted by Contributed on Nov 15, 2013

Increasingly, specifiers around the world are recognizing the benefits of diamond grinding and other diamond saw cut textures for their ...

Top 10 finalists selected for America’s Transportation Awards

Top 10 finalists selected for America’s...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Sep 04, 2013

The American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO), AAA and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce have selected 10 ...

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