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How this carbon fiber donut quickly repairs bridges damaged by earthquakes

How this carbon fiber donut quickly repairs bridges...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on May 05, 2016

Researchers at the University of Utah say they have developed a method that not only greatly reduces the amount of ...

Utah Senate OKs deal to transfer millions from transportation to water and education

Utah Senate OKs deal to transfer millions from...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Mar 14, 2016

The Utah Senate approved a measure that would siphon off about $337.7 million from the state's transportation fund to be used ...

2015 Better Roads Bridge Inventory: Ohio the bridge poster child; D.C. still has most SD/FO spans

2015 Better Roads Bridge Inventory: Ohio the bridge...

Posted by Chris Hill on Nov 17, 2015

No surprise: the top challenge facing state DOTs in improving structurally deficient (SD) and functionally obsolete (FO) bridges is funding, ...

Montana tops list of 10 deadliest states for motorists

Montana tops list of 10 deadliest states for motorists

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Oct 08, 2015

Forbes has a new list out of the top 10 deadliest states in America for drivers, and Montana's 80 mph ...

Semi hauling backhoe crashes into canyon bend, killing driver in Utah

Semi hauling backhoe crashes into canyon bend, killing...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 15, 2015

The driver of a truck hauling a backhoe in Utah was killed over the weekend after he lost control of ...

Report identifies areas of improvement for Utah’s roads and bridges

Report identifies areas of improvement for Utah’s...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Mar 04, 2015

Despite getting a B+ grade from the American Society of Civil Engineers for the condition of its roads and bridges, Utah ...

Polls show states do not support gas tax increase

Polls show states do not support gas tax increase

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Jan 22, 2015

A trio of state polls show voters in states such as Georgia, New Jersey and Utah do not support gas ...

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 ...

Utah transportation panel considers gas tax hike

Utah transportation panel considers gas tax hike

Posted by EQW Staff on May 22, 2014

The state gas tax in Utah may start rising if a proposed hike is approved. The state’s Transportation Interim Committee on ...

Winter storms threaten holiday travel

Winter storms threaten holiday travel

Posted by Tina Grady Barbaccia on Nov 26, 2013

A deadly winter storm predicted for the Northeast will challenge motorists traveling this long holiday weekend. Meteorologists are warning drivers against ...

ARTBA recognizes three state agencies for innovative programs

ARTBA recognizes three state agencies for innovative...

Posted by EQW Staff on Nov 01, 2013

The American Road & Transportation Builders Association Transportation Development Foundation’s (ARTBA-TDF) recognized three statewide programs as models of innovation at ...

Beware of these 10 haunted roads in the U.S. and England

Beware of these 10 haunted roads in the U.S. and...

Posted by EQW Staff on Oct 30, 2013

Around Halloween each year, talk of haunted sites seems to become more prevalent. Those haunted sites may involve haunted houses, ...

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