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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 ...
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 ...
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When Two-Way Radio Communication Fails
There are times when using a two-way radio shouldn't be a heavy equipment operator's first choice for jobsite communication.
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" ...
VIDEO: Portland engineers use dish soap to move century-old bridge
Engineers in Portland, Oregon, had to get creative when they needed to replace the Sellwood Bridge. Cracks had begun to ...
VIDEO: How to move a bridge with dish soap
When cracks began to form in the Sellwood Bridge's supports, engineers in Portland, Oregon were faced with an extreme ...
OTREC researchers explore e-bike perceptions
Two Portland state researchers are working on ways to encourage more people to travel on bicycles, according to a ...
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