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FHWA: Americans drove more than 3 trillion miles in 2014

FHWA: Americans drove more than 3 trillion miles in...

Posted by Chris Hill on Mar 18, 2015

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) says Americans drove slightly more than 3 trillion miles last year, ...

Holcim board delays Lafarge merger over terms

Holcim board delays Lafarge merger over terms

Posted by Chris Hill on Mar 18, 2015

Holcim’s board of directors has determined that its merger with Lafarge will be delayed due to a disagreement of terms ...

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 ...

DOT crews begin process of patching winter’s wrath felt by Mississippi roads

DOT crews begin process of patching winter’s...

Posted by Chris Hill on Mar 17, 2015

Work is presently underway by Mississippi Department of Transportation to repair potholes in roads damaged by an unusual foe to ...

Illinois Tollway committee approves funding up to $993 million for Route 53/120 project

Illinois Tollway committee approves funding up to $993...

Posted by Chris Hill on Mar 16, 2015

A committee formed by the Illinois Tollway (IT) approved funding recommendations that could generate between $745 million and $993 million for ...

Mississippi DOT announces Pittman as new roadway design engineer

Mississippi DOT announces Pittman as new roadway design...

Posted by Chris Hill on Mar 16, 2015

Richard Pittman is the new Roadway Design division engineer for the Mississippi Department of Transporation. MDOT announced the appointment, stating the ...

As highway reauthorization hearing nears, ARTBA proposes 15-cent gas tax increase for 10-year funding

As highway reauthorization hearing nears, ARTBA...

Posted by Chris Hill on Mar 13, 2015

A proposal dubbed “Getting Beyond Gridlock” by the American Road and Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) would raise $401 billion for highway ...

Sixth element, reaching 90 feet deep, placed for Midtown Tunnel in Virginia

Sixth element, reaching 90 feet deep, placed for...

Posted by Chris Hill on Mar 13, 2015

The sixth of 11 elements being used to create a new two-lane Midtown Tunnel connecting Portsmouth and Norfolk, Virginia, was ...

TRB plans webinar covering pothole patching

TRB plans webinar covering pothole patching

Posted by Chris Hill on Mar 12, 2015

The Transportation Research Board (TRB) of the National Academies will hold a webinar April 1 covering current practices for patching potholes, ...

Los Angeles city engineer joins Institute for Sustainable Infrastructure Board

Los Angeles city engineer joins Institute for...

Posted by Chris Hill on Mar 12, 2015

The American Public Works Association (APWA) President Larry Stevens has appointed Gary Lee Moore, Los Angeles city engineer, to the Institute ...

Mississippi receives FHWA emergency funds for flooded road repairs

Mississippi receives FHWA emergency funds for flooded...

Posted by Chris Hill on Mar 11, 2015

The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) is providing $500,000 in emergency relief funds to help the Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) ...

Oregon offers online calculator so drivers can see what they’ll owe in upcoming pay-as-you-go road usage program

Oregon offers online calculator so drivers can see what...

Posted by Chris Hill on Mar 11, 2015

OReGO, Oregon’s voluntary Road Usage Charge Program, offers an online calculator to help determine what a drive would pay under ...

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