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North Carolina names new transportation secretary

North Carolina names new transportation secretary

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Aug 07, 2015

North Carolina already has a new Department of Transportation chief, just a week after the former Secretary stepped down. North Carolina ...

North Carolina bill offers bonds to raise $400 million for road and bridge projects

North Carolina bill offers bonds to raise $400 million...

Posted by Chris Hill on Aug 05, 2015

North Carolina State Representative Dean Arp (R-Union) has introduced a general obligation bonds bill that would supply $400 million for ...

North Carolina DOT chief resigns to focus on writing books

North Carolina DOT chief resigns to focus on writing...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Jul 30, 2015

North Carolina's transportation chief unexpectedly stepped down from his post Tuesday. According to the News Tribune, Department of Transportation Secretary Tony ...

Contractor killed by falling materials on North Carolina jobsite

Contractor killed by falling materials on North...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 21, 2015

The owner of a construction business who also served as the mayor of his small North Carolina town was killed ...

How a contractor pursued delay damages against the U.S. Navy using the Eichleay formula

How a contractor pursued delay damages against the U.S....

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Apr 03, 2015

In a recent case involving work for the U.S. Navy — Appeal of Alderman Building Company, Inc. (ASBCA No. 58082, ...

In North Carolina, gas tax is now set by a formula rather than the price of fuel

In North Carolina, gas tax is now set by a formula...

Posted by Chris Hill on Apr 02, 2015

North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory signed SB20 into law March 31, creating a transportation-funding plan that sets a base motor fuels ...

North Carolina DOT asks for public input on 10-year transportation plan

North Carolina DOT asks for public input on 10-year...

Posted by Chris Hill on Mar 10, 2015

The North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT) wants the public to comment on its Draft 10-Year State Transportation Improvement Program ...

Construction company expands into the crime scene/meth lab cleanup business

Construction company expands into the crime scene/meth...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Feb 25, 2015

In construction, it's always good for business owners to explore diversification, to look into new ways their outfit is equipped ...

Texas leads U.S. equipment purchases in Q3, sales down 19 percent from 2013

Texas leads U.S. equipment purchases in Q3, sales down...

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Nov 21, 2014

If you believe everything is bigger in Texas, than it should come as no surprise that the state also needs ...

Oopsie! DOT forgets to spellcheck interstate sign

Oopsie! DOT forgets to spellcheck interstate sign

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Jul 29, 2014

Nobody's perfect! Not even the folks who handle signage for the Department of Transportation. The North Carolina DOT was so ...

Some North Carolina drivers can “NOLY” turn right

Some North Carolina drivers can “NOLY” turn right

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jul 01, 2014

Some drivers in Cornelius, N.C., were amused yesterday when they found a misspelling in a newly-constructed right turn lane, according ...

4 states announce major project developments

4 states announce major project developments

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jun 27, 2014

Four states have announced major developments in transportation projects this week. Projects in Montana, North Carolina, Illinois and Arkansas were pushed ...

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