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New I-90 avalanche bridge at Wash.’s Snoqualmie Pass set to open
The westbound lanes of the new Interstate 90 avalanche bridge will soon open at Snoqualmie Pass, which will allow ...
VIDEO: Flight through Bertha’s tunnel shows SR 99 construction progress
The drone footage below, from the Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT), takes you on a tour of the ...
Washington state will have $1.8 billion backlog of pavement preservation projects by 2025, report finds
In its recent report on Washington's transportation challenges, The Road Improvement Program says the state needs $2.8 billion for pavement preservation ...
Did Seattle’s SR 99 tunnel really require Big Bertha? Indeco argues breakers are the answer
Tunnel boring machines such as Big Bertha, the 7,000-ton machine sidelined after a massive fail under the streets of ...
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Water main damaged by Big Bertha repair excavation could cost WSDOT $4 million
Four months after crews temporarily stopped excavation on a repair pit for the world's largest tunnel-boring machine due to ground ...
PHOTOS: Big Bertha’s 2,000-ton front end lifted to the surface. How the world’s largest tunneler was raised
After a year of slumber and almost a month after chewing her way into a 12-story repair pit, Big Bertha, ...
Crane sends pipe careening into Seattle bus on Highway 520 bridge followed by a crashing traffic sign
Eight passengers on a bus traveling across the Highway 520 in Seattle were hospitalized Tuesday night after a construction ...
VIDEO: Big Bertha breaks through: tunnel-boring machine enters repair pit, ready for disassembly
Though she remains very far from being done, Big Bertha completed a very important leg in her journey beneath ...
Big Bertha wakes from one-year nap, begins to chew her way into repair pit
For the first time in more than a year, Big Bertha actually bored. According to a report from the Seattle Times, the world's ...
PHOTOS: Six bridge/transportation projects receive 2014 PCI Awards
Winners of the 2014 Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute (PCI) Design Awards competition have been announced, and six bridge/transportation projects were ...
VIDEO: Watch time-lapse of Highway 99 construction
The Washington State Department of Transportation was kind enough to release the following time-lapse video of construction on Highway ...
State agencies focus on travelers for July 4th weekend
With many highway work zones closing for the long weekend, some state agencies are turning their focus to safety ...
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Cat unveils 3 20-ton Next Gen excavators: ‘Platform for the future’ boasts new hydraulic tech, remote start from phone app
3 contractors, 2 VDOT employees plead guilty to snowplow bribery
Nortrax sells seven South Florida Deere dealerships
VIDEO: Time-lapse condenses four years of construction on N.Y.’s new Cuomo Bridge
Tesla unveils electric semi: 500 mile range, ‘racecar’ cab, and ‘impossible to jackknife’
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