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Lottery-winning snowplow operator trades piles of snow for piles of cash

Lottery-winning snowplow operator trades piles of snow...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Feb 25, 2016

The roads across Washington D.C. might have been coated in fresh white snow earlier this year, but one snowplow operator was ...

VIDEO: Imposter pranks TV anchors by saying he’s with VDOT, referring to prostitutes, drug deals

VIDEO: Imposter pranks TV anchors by saying he’s...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Feb 03, 2016

The recent winter storm that hit the East Coast disrupted everything in the region, but one prankster was more of ...

DC’s Arlington Memorial Bridge needs millions to return to peak condition

DC’s Arlington Memorial Bridge needs millions to...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Jun 03, 2015

Emergency repairs on Arlington Memorial Bridge are costing $3 million, but that’s nothing compared to what it would cost to ...

Face the Nation: How an artist, a construction company and GPS joined forces to sculpt a face atop the National Mall

Face the Nation: How an artist, a construction company...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Oct 16, 2014

The intrinsic power of GPS is its effectiveness in so many diverse applications. But while many tout the technology’s ability ...

Obama pushes for transportation funding during Key Bridge visit

Obama pushes for transportation funding during Key...

Posted by EQW Staff on Jul 01, 2014

During his visit to the Key Bridge in Washington, D.C., on Tuesday, President Barack Obama urged Congress to quickly pass ...

Transportation advocates push for highway funding this week

Transportation advocates push for highway funding this...

Posted by EQW Staff on Jun 09, 2014

Transportation advocates are flying to Washington, D.C. from all over the country to meet with lawmakers and discuss highway funding ...

ARTBA to host transportation advocate workshop

ARTBA to host transportation advocate workshop

Posted by EQW Staff on May 26, 2014

Transportation advocates will have the chance this summer to learn about how funding increases in several states were achieved. The American ...

These 500-foot-tall cranes will usher in a new era of shipping in New Jersey

These 500-foot-tall cranes will usher in a new era of...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on May 22, 2014

On Sunday, a trio of massive shipping cranes arrived in the Port of New York and New Jersey that will ...

Lawmakers, experts discuss solutions, stress urgent need for stable, increased highway funding

Lawmakers, experts discuss solutions, stress urgent...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 22, 2013

Over half of the highway miles traveled in the United States are on roads in less than good condition, said ...

Report: Washington D.C. excludes successful construction-trades academy from “priority” career initiative funding

Report: Washington D.C. excludes successful...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 13, 2013

Despite a 90-percent graduation rate and a more-than 60-percent college-going rate, a Washington D.C. construction-trades academy was excluded from funding ...

Trains are public places. Who knew?

Trains are public places. Who knew?

Posted by EQW Staff on Oct 25, 2013

A former National Security Agency (NSA) chief learned Thursday that trains are public places -- really public places, with people ...

VIDEO: Watch 220 years of Washington D.C. construction in 3 beautiful minutes

VIDEO: Watch 220 years of Washington D.C. construction...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 19, 2013

Earlier this week, we showed you a video that compressed 165 years of Manhattan construction into one minute. But today ...

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