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PHOTOS > Aerial shots show progress on Tappan Zee Bridge replacement

PHOTOS > Aerial shots show progress on Tappan Zee...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Nov 24, 2015

At $3.98 billion, the Tappan Zee Bridge replacement is one of the priciest transportation projects in America. As such, plenty of eyes ...

Obama signs 2-week transportation patch

Obama signs 2-week transportation patch

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Nov 23, 2015

President Barack Obama signed into law on Friday the 36th short-term highway bill patch as Congress works out a unified long-term bill. The new ...

Democratic senators call for shorter highway bill in order to maximize funding

Democratic senators call for shorter highway bill in...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Nov 20, 2015

A group of 26 Democratic senators have sent a letter to the bicameral conference committee currently working on a highway ...

Most recent highway funding patch “the last,” vows Shuster as bicameral conference gets underway

Most recent highway funding patch “the...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Nov 19, 2015

Lawmakers proclaimed that the latest and 36th-straight short-term highway patch would be the last as the bicameral conference committee met ...

VIDEO: The RoadPrinter builds brick roads as if it were unrolling carpet

VIDEO: The RoadPrinter builds brick roads as if it were...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Nov 18, 2015

Laying each individual block in a brick road can be a time-consuming process, but this machine from RP Systems has ...

Yet another patch passed by House would extend highway funding through Dec. 4 as Congress works out long-term bill

Yet another patch passed by House would extend highway...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Nov 18, 2015

Despite talk that Congress wanted to have a long-term transportation bill on President Barack Obama's desk by next week, a ...

Utah DOT: ‘Get your head out of your apps’

Utah DOT: ‘Get your head out of your apps’

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Nov 12, 2015

"Get your head out of your apps." That's the playfully blunt message drivers in Utah got on Monday on electric highway ...

Volvo CE’s Road Institute holds valuable lessons for operators of all skill levels

Volvo CE’s Road Institute holds valuable lessons...

Posted by Chris Hill on Oct 30, 2015

Old dogs and new tricks. We use that reference nonchalantly when it comes to folks stuck in their ways, and ...

Obama signs 3-week transportation funding patch into law

Obama signs 3-week transportation funding patch into...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Oct 30, 2015

President Barack Obama has signed into law a three-week patch to the Highway Trust Fund to prevent a transportation funding stoppage while ...

Senate sends 3-week transportation funding patch to Obama’s desk

Senate sends 3-week transportation funding patch to...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Oct 29, 2015

The Senate has passed a three-week patch to the Highway Trust Fund just a day before it was set to expire, ...

House passes 3-week Highway Trust Fund patch for time needed to craft long-term bill

House passes 3-week Highway Trust Fund patch for time...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Oct 28, 2015

The House of Representatives has passed another short-term transportation funding patch, but the countdown to another deadline will go by ...

Texas DOT worker awarded for saving life of man stuck in his truck during flood

Texas DOT worker awarded for saving life of man stuck...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Oct 28, 2015

A Texas Department of Transportation worker was honored with the department's Extra Mile Award recently for his heroics on the ...

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