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South Carolina DOT seeks public comment in highway improvement projects

South Carolina DOT seeks public comment in highway...

Posted by Chris Hill on Jul 03, 2015

The South Carolina Department of Transportation is seeking public comment through July 8 on several highway safety improvement projects and ...

South Carolina DOT to use FHWA innovation research grant for bridge inspections

South Carolina DOT to use FHWA innovation research...

Posted by Chris Hill on Apr 03, 2015

The South Carolina Department of Transportation (SCDOT) has received a $787,104 grant from the Federal Highway Administration’s Accelerated Innovation Deployment ...

Bill introduced to SC House seeks to increase gas tax while another wants to halt all road construction for 5 years

Bill introduced to SC House seeks to increase gas tax...

Posted by Chris Hill on Feb 13, 2015

Members of the South Carolina House of Representatives have filed two bills with very different agendas. If either were to ...

Texas leads U.S. equipment purchases in Q3, sales down 19 percent from 2013

Texas leads U.S. equipment purchases in Q3, sales down...

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Nov 21, 2014

If you believe everything is bigger in Texas, than it should come as no surprise that the state also needs ...

Death of road construction worker in hit and run leads South Carolina law enforcement to beef up patrols near work zones

Death of road construction worker in hit and run leads...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Oct 28, 2014

Sheriff's deputies and the South Carolina Highway Patrol have decided to increase their presence near road construction work zones in ...

Construction worker throws co-worker off bridge, disappears after jumping in river after him

Construction worker throws co-worker off bridge,...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Oct 15, 2014

Police in Charleston, South Carolina, are searching for a construction worker accused of throwing his co-worker off a bridge. Joshua D. ...

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 ...

Equipment and signs stolen from construction site in S.C.

Equipment and signs stolen from construction site in...

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Sep 05, 2014

Police are searching for the thief, or thieves, who stole construction equipment and signs from the side of Interstate 585 ...

Caterpillar to shut down South Carolina engine plant, relocate production, cut 510 jobs

Caterpillar to shut down South Carolina engine plant,...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 30, 2014

Caterpillar has announced that it is relocating production of engines from a plant in Fountain Inn, South Carolina to plants ...

South Carolina DOT could start selling roads to local agencies

South Carolina DOT could start selling roads to local...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Feb 22, 2014

South Carolina could start selling state roads to local governments -- giving control of more than 20,000 miles of roads ...

A truck hauling a boom lift hit a bridge so hard, the bridge shifted 5 feet off its supports (PHOTOS)

A truck hauling a boom lift hit a bridge so hard, the...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 16, 2014

No. 9 Story in 2014 « No. 10 No. 8 »   Folks hauling equipment and hitting bridges because they don't know the ...

10 States with the Worst Drivers

10 States with the Worst Drivers

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Dec 19, 2013

When I’m driving, if someone cuts me off, I’ll momentarily think, “These are some of the worst drivers!” Now, that’s a ...

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