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WSDOT bridge inspectors detail their work to a curious public

WSDOT bridge inspectors detail their work to a curious...

Posted by Kerry Clines on Apr 18, 2016

Bridge inspectors in Spokane regularly inspect bridges to make sure they are safe for vehicles. And there's nothing especially surprising ...

ARTBA report highlights structurally deficient bridges in Wisc., warrants more and better funding

ARTBA report highlights structurally deficient bridges...

Posted by Kerry Clines on Apr 15, 2016

A report by the American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) shows a need to change how Wisconsin funds highway and ...

Transportation Construction Coalition Fly-In is May 10-11; registration filling fast

Transportation Construction Coalition Fly-In is May...

Posted by Kerry Clines on Apr 14, 2016

This year's Transportation Construction Coalition (TCC) Fly-In, being held May 10-11 at the Hyatt Regency Washington at 400 New Jersey Ave. NW in ...

Rush County, Ind., to use new weight-load technology to test integrity of small bridges

Rush County, Ind., to use new weight-load technology to...

Posted by Kerry Clines on Apr 13, 2016

Mark Bacon is a corn farmer and county commissioner in Rush County, Ind.,where nearly three dozen bridges are closed or ...

Michigan DOT’s 5-year transportation plan includes $6.8 billion for highway restructuring and repair

Michigan DOT’s 5-year transportation plan...

Posted by Kerry Clines on Apr 12, 2016

In November, Michigan passed a $1.2 billion road funding law that will raise money for the Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) through ...

Louisiana faces bridge and road budget crisis after recent flooding

Louisiana faces bridge and road budget crisis after...

Posted by Kerry Clines on Apr 11, 2016

Louisiana suffered approximately $20 million in damage to its bridges and roads due to recent flooding, state Department of Transportation and ...

Texas lawmakers take a hard look at toll roads

Texas lawmakers take a hard look at toll roads

Posted by Kerry Clines on Apr 08, 2016

Lawmakers in the state of Texas are taking a long, hard look at toll roads, and there has been a ...

Foxx urges careful consideration when determining placement of roads

Foxx urges careful consideration when determining...

Posted by Kerry Clines on Apr 07, 2016

Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx is encouraging road developers to think carefully before placing a highway through the middle of a neighborhood. The Atlantic reports ...

ARTBA and AGC file suit to block OSHA’s revised crystalline silica rule

ARTBA and AGC file suit to block OSHA’s revised...

Posted by Kerry Clines on Apr 06, 2016

Two major industry associations, the American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) and the Louisiana chapter of the Associated General Contractors ...

Mississippi DOT celebrates 100th birthday

Mississippi DOT celebrates 100th birthday

Posted by Kerry Clines on Apr 05, 2016

The Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) celebrated its 100th birthday on March 29, MS News Now reports. In celebration of 100 years, a ...

Proposed 2016-2017 Colorado budget would cut transportation funding

Proposed 2016-2017 Colorado budget would cut...

Posted by Kerry Clines on Apr 04, 2016

Colorado's new $27 billion budget for fiscal year 2016-2017 was introduced to the state house on March 28 and according ...

AGC and NSSGA respond to OSHA’s revised silica exposure rule

AGC and NSSGA respond to OSHA’s revised silica...

Posted by Kerry Clines on Apr 01, 2016

On March 24, U.S. Secretary of Labor Thomas Perez issued the final workplace exposure standard for crystalline silica, which will ...

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