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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 ...

Obama taps Charlotte Mayor Anthony Foxx as Transportation Secretary

Obama taps Charlotte Mayor Anthony Foxx as...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 30, 2013

According to a report from our sister site Better Roads, President Barack Obama has tapped Charlotte, North Carolina Mayor Anthony ...

DOT, FMCSA must act to establish national clearinghouse

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Jul 04, 2012

In a letter to Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood, American Trucking Associations President and CEO Bill Graves called on the Federal ...

Road Safe America: Why the difference in work schedules...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Jan 02, 2012

A recent move by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) to tighten several rules for commercial truckers' ...

Obama unveils truck fuel standards

Posted by Jill Dunn on Aug 05, 2011

President Obama announced new fuel-economy standards for heavy-duty trucks at Virginia-based Interstate Moving Services Aug. 9. The standards will affect work ...

FHWA breaks ground on State Highway 550 project

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Aug 11, 2010

Federal Highway Deputy Administrator (FHWA) Greg Nadeau joined state, local and other federal officials on Aug. 5 to break ground ...

FHWA wants standards to make roadway markings brighter

Posted by Equipment World Staff on May 25, 2010

To further improve roadway safety by making pavement markings brighter and easier to see, Federal Highway Administrator (FHWA) Victor Mendez ...

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