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VIDEO: Oklahoma DOT blows up a bridge as part of expansion project

VIDEO: Oklahoma DOT blows up a bridge as part of...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Dec 30, 2015

The Oklahoma Department of Transportation needed a bridge out of the way for a new highway expansion project. So what ...

Motor grader operator killed when machine is hit by train in Oklahoma

Motor grader operator killed when machine is hit by...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Dec 04, 2015

A worker for Nowata County in Oklahoma died Wednesday after the motor grader he was operating was hit by a train. The ...

Dump truck electrocutes, kills worker on Oklahoma paving job

Dump truck electrocutes, kills worker on Oklahoma...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 03, 2015

A construction worker in Oklahoma was killed recently in a bizarre electrocution accident involving a dump truck. According to a report ...

Montana tops list of 10 deadliest states for motorists

Montana tops list of 10 deadliest states for motorists

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Oct 08, 2015

Forbes has a new list out of the top 10 deadliest states in America for drivers, and Montana's 80 mph ...

Oklahoma spring storms could cost the state $200 million in infrastructure damages

Oklahoma spring storms could cost the state $200...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Aug 11, 2015

Oklahoma's stormy spring has been called a "once in 300-years flood," and such significant weather carries an equally significant price tag. The ...

Webinar to cover rigid pavement preservation research results

Webinar to cover rigid pavement preservation research...

Posted by Chris Hill on Apr 01, 2015

The Transportation Research Board will hold a webinar April 8 to present recent research on rigid pavement preservation techniques. The ...

Texas sees more traffic deaths in construction work zones than any other state

Texas sees more traffic deaths in construction work...

Posted by Amy Materson on Jan 12, 2015

The National Work Zone Safety Information Clearinghouse has released the latest data tally of deaths in motor vehicle traffic crashes in construction ...

Oklahoma DOT offers free week-long construction training program for those looking to enter the industry

Oklahoma DOT offers free week-long construction...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 13, 2014

With the latest survey from the Associated General Contractors of America showing that 83 percent of contractors in the U.S. ...

Asphalt crew scamming elderly out of thousands

Asphalt crew scamming elderly out of thousands

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Nov 04, 2014

  Law enforcement in Nebraska are warning residents of an asphalt crew that has already profited thousands from scamming elderly folks. According ...

Deadliest and safest places to drive in the United States

Deadliest and safest places to drive in the United...

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Sep 05, 2014

Road safety is always a concern, regardless of where you live. The good news is road fatalities across the United ...

GOP senators predict Highway Trust Fund solution

GOP senators predict Highway Trust Fund solution

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Sep 02, 2014

  Senators John Boozman (R-Ark.) and James Inhofe (R-Okla.) have predicted a long-term solution to the Highway Trust Fund (HTF). They predict ...

TRIP: Oklahoma significantly improves infrastructure, but HTF insolvency ‘threatens further progress’

TRIP: Oklahoma significantly improves infrastructure,...

Posted by EQW Staff on Jun 26, 2014

Oklahoma has significantly improved its roads, bridges and highway safety since 2005, but “uncertainty about future federal funding threatens further ...

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