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Pre-cast concrete key to Sarah Mildred Long Bridge construction
Engineers believe the $158.5 million Sarah Mildred Long Bridge project, connecting Portsmouth, N.H., with Kittery, Maine, may be the ...
Topcon expands Solutions Store concept to Pacific Northwest
Topcon has expanded its Solutions Store concept to two more locations, in Portland, Oregon, and Kent, Washington. PPI Group, a ...
25 tons of hay block Ore. interstate during rush hour
Oregon Department of Transportation workers spent much of Monday morning gathering up 25 tons of hay that spilled out ...
Oregon road-charging program OReGO gets $4.9 million boost
Oregon’s road-charging program – designed to find an alternative funding source to the gas tax – has received two ...
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Learn the top 6 ways that DOT equipment operators use wireless headsets to improve road safety and communications.
Worker falls 30 feet onto another worker at Oregon’s Ross Island Bridge
Authorities say two workers suffered serious injuries Feb. 8 when one fell at least 30 feet from scaffolding on the Ross Island ...
Portland begins cleaning sand and gravel off roadways after recent snow storm
Crews from the Portland Bureau of Transportation began sweeping up the hundreds of cubic yards of sand and gravel that ...
USDOT partners with mobile solar technology firm for Smart City Challenge
The U.S. Department of Transportation has partnered with mobile solar technology firm DC Solar Solutions for the agency’s Smart ...
VIDEO: How crews removed Portland’s old Sellwood Bridge in one piece
The time-lapse video below shows Portland's old Sellwood Bridge, which was built in 1925, being moved to temporary supports on ...
Study shows Portland highways are either at capacity or nearly there
Drivers in Oregon probably noticed their commute has been getting significantly more lengthy this year, and a new study ...
Suburbs become more bicycle friendly
Many young Americans are driving less than in previous years, and cities are reacting by adding more options, including ...
Construction worker punches bank robber into a jail cell
If it wasn't bad enough that alleged bank robber Frazer Piccolo was literally caught red-handed, his capture was assisted ...
Boise State construction management students required to use iPads as tablets become more commonplace on jobsites
Casey Cline, a professor at Boise State University who teaches construction management, calls iPads "essential" to "the new way" ...
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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
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Cat ups warranty terms on skid steers, CTLs, multi-terrain loaders and compact excavators
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Contractors expect growth in 2018 – along with worsening labor shortage
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Former Kawasaki loaders to drop KCM name for Hitachi branding
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Year in Review: The Biggest Construction Equipment News Stories of 2017
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