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Trucker cited in 2013 Skagit River bridge collapse

Trucker cited in 2013 Skagit River bridge collapse

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Nov 21, 2014

The May 2013 truck-bridge collision that caused a portion of Interstate 5 to fall into the Skagit River in Washington was in ...

VIDEO: Backhoes, wheel loaders and other oversized hauls crash repeatedly into Indianapolis bridge

VIDEO: Backhoes, wheel loaders and other oversized...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Aug 12, 2013

In order to reduce complaints surrounding the three-month-long detours around several bridges undergoing repair, the Indiana Department of transportation released the ...

Just Don’t Use That Filthy ‘T’ Word

Just Don’t Use That Filthy ‘T’ Word

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Jul 05, 2013

Two weeks after Washington State’s I-5 plunged into the Skagit River north of Seattle, Sen. Patty Murray (D-WA) chaired a ...

66,000 U.S. bridges classified as deficient in 2013

66,000 U.S. bridges classified as deficient in 2013

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jun 24, 2013

Following Transportation for America’s release of a report stating that one in nine bridges is classified as structurally deficient, CNN ...

I-5 temporary span opens to traffic (VIDEO)

I-5 temporary span opens to traffic (VIDEO)

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jun 19, 2013

The Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) announced this morning that the Interstate 5 temporary span is now open to ...

25% of U.S. bridges declared deficient in 2012

25% of U.S. bridges declared deficient in 2012

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 18, 2013

According to a report from our sister site Better Roads, 25 percent, or 151,845 of all U.S. bridges were classified ...

USDOT to release $15.6 million for I-5 bridge

USDOT to release $15.6 million for I-5 bridge

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jun 14, 2013

Washington State Senator Patty Murray said on Thursday that the U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT) will releasing $15.6 million of ...

I-5 bridge expected to reopen in mid-June

I-5 bridge expected to reopen in mid-June

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jun 11, 2013

Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) announced Monday that it plans to have the Interstate 5 Skagit River Bridge temporary ...

Senate Appropriations Committee to discuss I-5 bridge collapse

Senate Appropriations Committee to discuss I-5 bridge...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jun 10, 2013

The Senate Committee on Appropriations during a hearing on Thursday will discuss the Interstate 5 bridge collapse that occurred in ...

LaHood expects big Obama announcement on transportation, comments on I-5 bridge collapse

LaHood expects big Obama announcement on...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 06, 2013

During a recent talk before the Transportation Construction Coalition (TCC) in Washington, D.C., outgoing Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood told those in ...

U.S. infrastructure spending has sharply declined in past five years

U.S. infrastructure spending has sharply declined in...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on May 29, 2013

The collapse of the Interstate 5 bridge over the Skagit River in Washington State has sparked a number of conversations ...

Washington governor announces I-5 bridge replacement plan

Washington governor announces I-5 bridge replacement...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on May 28, 2013

Washington State Governor Jay Inslee has announced the state’s plan to temporarily replace the collapsed portion of the Interstate 5 ...

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