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Ark. DOT studies possible first toll road for state
A future Interstate 49 and whether it will become Arkansas’ first toll road are being considered, with public meetings ...
Over 700 exhibitors at 2018 Rental Show; ‘Property Brothers’ to speak
The Rental Show will expand for 2018, with a larger show floor. Jonathan and Drew Scott, stars of HGTV’s “Property ...
Contractors mulling lawsuit against city of New Orleans over local-hiring ordinance
City officials in New Orleans are contending with the ire of both supporters and opponents of a new law ...
USDOT launches regional forum for Beyond Traffic transportation trends, policy discussions
The U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT) has planned 11 forums across the country this fall to discuss the department’s ...
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VIDEO: Louisiana DOTD details I-10 Twin Span Bridge repair in aftermath of Katrina
In its second video commemorating the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development feature ...
The importance of asphalt sustainability takes center stage in New Orleans
The National Pavement Asphalt Association (NAPA) recently held a sustainability conference in New Orleans and Better Roads magazine was ...
Home design with a tornado-proof core could serve as the blueprint for storm-proofing future communities
After seeing countless homes destroyed in three recent natural disasters, an architectural contest was held to attract specific storm-proof ...
Geofoam saves time, money during three projects
The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) has promoted the use of expanded polystyrene (EPS) geofoam as a lightweight embankment soil ...
Obama touts infrastructure investment during New Orleans visit
During his visit to the Port of New Orleans last week, President Obama called on Congress to invest more ...
BUILT IN AMERICA
Louisiana storm surge barrier takes top global honors The Lake Borgne Surge Barrier--a two-mile tall, 26-foot tall concrete and steel ...
Rental Show introduces new sessions
The Rental Show 2012 in New Orleans will begin February 5 with a full day of seminars and will ...
Sewer authority coughs up $39K for forgotten rental dozer
Volvo enters rigid hauler market, unveils 4 new trucks with plans to sunset Terex Trucks models
Manitou unveils Gehl/Mustang V420/4200V as “world’s largest, most powerful” skid steers
Sweeping changes overtake heavy-duty truck market
Chevy sets all-new Silverado 4500, 5500 unveiling for March at the Work Truck Show
22 tons tip over on a tiny jack
GO TO SAFETY WATCH
Cat ups warranty terms on skid steers, CTLs, multi-terrain loaders and compact excavators
by Marcia Gruver Doyle
Contractors expect growth in 2018 – along with worsening labor shortage
by Joy Powell
Is the service truck of the future a van?
by Tom Jackson
Former Kawasaki loaders to drop KCM name for Hitachi branding
by Wayne Grayson
Year in Review: The Biggest Construction Equipment News Stories of 2017
by Equipment World Staff
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