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Seattle’s SR 520 floating bridge receives ACEC’s 2017 Grand Conceptor Award (VIDEO)
The Washington State Department of Transportation’s (WSDOT) SR 520 floating bridge, first opened to traffic last year, has been ...
New nanostructured concrete technology increases load-carrying capacity by more than 200%
Scientists at Peter the Great Saint-Petersburg Polytechnic University (SPbPU) in Russia have developed a new construction technique based on ...
FY 2017 Omnibus Bill provides USDOT $77.1 billion total, $19.3 billion in discretionary appropriations
The fiscal year 2017 Omnibus Bill to provide budgetary guidelines through September provides for $77.1 billion in total and ...
Missouri DOT to allow heavier than normal aggregate truckloads to help with flood relief
The Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) is allowing through the end of May heavier than normal truckloads of rock, ...
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I-85 Update: Georgia DOT says bridge will be rebuilt and open by May 25
Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT) Commissioner Russell McMurry says the I-85 bridge over Piedmont Road reconstruction near Atlanta will ...
Now law, $52.4 billion Calif. transportation bill to raise funds through tax increases
Gov. Jerry Brown has signed California’s SB 1, also known as the Road Repair and Accountability act of 2017, ...
TRIP: Kansas motorists hit with $2.7 billion in additional costs due to bridge and road conditions
The Road Improvement Program (TRIP) says motorists in Kansas are hit with $2.7 billion each year in additional vehicle ...
Komatsu, NCDOT team up to give students first-hand look at construction jobs at Extreme Sandbox
Thanks to a grant from the North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT) Fund, 40 Warren County High School students ...
Nebraska creates state DOT by merging 2 departments
Gov. Pete Ricketts has signed into law LB 339, a bill creating the Nebraska Department of Transportation by combining the ...
ARTBA report shows no negative impact on lawmakers who support increased gas taxes
A report by the American Road & Transportation Builders Association’s (ARTBA) Transportation Investment Advocacy Center (TIAC) shows that legislators ...
Illinois Tollway awards 5 contracts valued at $10.3 million
The Illinois Tollway board of directors approved five contracts for construction and professional engineering services valued at $10.3 million ...
Roadtec named Tennessee Association of Manufacturers 2017 Company of the Year
The Tennessee Association of Manufacturers (TAM) has named Astec subsidiary Roadtec, based in Chattanooga, its 2017 Company of the Year, ...
Pairing fuel tax increases with big cuts elsewhere, Tenn.’s IMPROVE transportation funding bill becomes law
Tennessee Gov. Bill Halsam has signed into law the “Improving Manufacturing, Public Roads and Opportunities for a Vibrant Economy” ...
Louisiana infrastructure task force releases investment plan circular
The Louisiana Task Force on Transportation Infrastructure Investment has released a circular that highlights statistics on the state’s investment ...
Case extends deadline for Dire States Equipment Grant for infrastructure projects to May 18
Case CE has extended the deadline for submissions for the Dire States Equipment Grant to May 18. The program ...
Construction worker killed in backover accident on I-90 work zone in Montana
Kathleen Louise Lee, a 52-year-old construction worker, was killed when she was backed over by a another construction worker at an ...
Indiana transportation bill increases fuel tax by 10 cents per gallon
Indiana House Bill 1002, which is expected to be signed by Gov. Eric Holcomb today, will raise both gas ...
Caltrans awards $9.2 million in grants for sustainable transportation planning
The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) has awarded $9.2 million in Sustainable Transportation Planning Grants aimed at helping local ...
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Volvo unveils the EX2: First fully electric compact excavator prototype is faster, quieter
Excavator operator uncovers one of the best preserved dinosaur fossils ever found (VIDEO)
Ford details F-150 redesign: 2018 refresh features Super Duty styling, customer feedback
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