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Ohio DOT to begin construction on $430 million Portsmouth Bypass this summer

Ohio DOT to begin construction on $430 million...

Posted by Chris Hill on Apr 14, 2015

The Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) will begin work on its largest project to date—a roughly $430 million 16-mile bypass ...

Ohio DOT launches construction season at Opportunity Corridor

Ohio DOT launches construction season at Opportunity...

Posted by Chris Hill on Mar 18, 2015

The Ohio Department of Transportation began its construction season March 16 at the northern section of Opportunity Corridor that will ...

Akron mayor, city council butt heads over $2 million in equipment for proposed city-owned construction company

Akron mayor, city council butt heads over $2 million in...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Mar 10, 2015

Discussion of a proposed city-owned construction company turned heated within the chambers of the Akron City Council Monday night over $1.9 ...

Ohio DOT approves $2.5 billion in construction projects

Ohio DOT approves $2.5 billion in construction projects

Posted by Chris Hill on Mar 02, 2015

The Ohio Department of Transportation’s Transportation Review Advisory Council (TRAC) has approved roughly $2.5 billion in transportation plan projects and associated ...

Akron wants to start its own city construction company; would be an Ohio first

Akron wants to start its own city construction company;...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Feb 17, 2015

Contractors that bid on projects in the city of Akron, Ohio, may soon have some new competition: the city itself. Frustrated ...

Kokosing CEO admits demolition plan was flawed in deadly bridge collapse

Kokosing CEO admits demolition plan was flawed in...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Feb 16, 2015

The demolition plan for a bridge that crossed over Interstate 75 near Cincinnati was flawed and has been found to ...

Worker’s death in Ohio bridge collapse places urgency upon New Jersey bridge inspections

Worker’s death in Ohio bridge collapse places...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Jan 23, 2015

Aging infrastructure issues are well-known topics across the political landscape, as President Obama alluded to in his recent State of the ...

Demolition goes awry, excavator operator killed in tragic bridge collapse in Cincinnati

Demolition goes awry, excavator operator killed in...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 21, 2015

While working atop a bridge that crosses over Interstate 75 in Cincinnati late Monday night, the structure suddenly collapsed below ...

Lifelong love of construction gives third-generation contractor Brad Phillips a distinct advantage

Lifelong love of construction gives third-generation...

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Jan 07, 2015

When you ask Brad Phillips when he first became interested in construction, his answer is straightforward: “I can’t remember when ...

Wall collapses claim the lives of 2 more construction workers on jobsites near New York City, Cleveland

Wall collapses claim the lives of 2 more construction...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 14, 2014

Construction workers on jobsites in Long Island, New York, and Avon Lake, Ohio, were killed this week by wall collapses. On ...

BuildOhio.org connects skilled workers to hiring firms, students to industry training across state

BuildOhio.org connects skilled workers to hiring firms,...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 06, 2014

Following the release of an Associated General Contractors of America survey in which 83 percent  of U.S. contractors said they can't find ...

Construction worker killed following semi truck crash into Ohio work zone

Construction worker killed following semi truck crash...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Oct 14, 2014

A construction worker who was badly injured in a work zone crash has died nearly a month after the accident. According ...

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