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New I-15 interchange near Las Vegas to reduce congestion, noise
A new interchange to Interstate 15 near Las Vegas is being built to relieve traffic and reduce traffic noise ...
Modest rise in transportation construction forecast for 2018
Transportation-related construction activity is expected to increase next year after dropping in 2017, according to the American Road & ...
S.C. hybrid, electric vehicle owners to pay new fees in 2018
South Carolina owners of hybrid and electric vehicles will soon start paying a new fee, as property tax notices ...
After a sinkhole caused shutdown, I-694 to reopen this weekend in Oakdale, Minn.
Interstate 694 is expected to reopen this weekend in Oakdale, Minnesota, after a water pipe broke beneath the interstate, ...
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Worker killed when core drill strikes power line on I-44 near St. Louis
A contract worker trying to obtain a road core sample was electrocuted November 29 along eastbound Interstate 44 near ...
Reward issued for tractor-driving historic bridge wrecker in Ind.
Some residents in Boone County, Indiana, are rallying to save a historic, one-lane Pratt truss bridge that has been ...
WYDOT tests vehicle-to-vehicle communication tech for I-80
The Wyoming Department of Transportation is preparing to install vehicle-to-vehicle communication technology on some of its snow plows, patrol ...
Worker seriously injured on lower level of Bayonne Bridge
The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey reported that the Bayonne Bridge was closed to traffic in ...
Mich.’s new Flex Route can cut travel time in half, MDOT says
Drivers on Michigan’s U.S. 23 north of Ann Arbor are experiencing a new traffic management system called Flex Route, ...
Tolls could go up for N.H. turnpike drivers
Tolls could rise on New Hampshire’s turnpike system under a proposal being considered to accelerate bridge and road work ...
More people over 75 licensed to drive
A record number of people had driver’s license in the United States in 2016, with the highest increase among ...
Shilling joins Skelly and Loy as geo-environmental scientist
Skelly and Loy, a Pennsylvania-based engineering and environmental consulting firm, announced that Mallory Shilling has joined the company as ...
Foley Equipment holds grand opening in $19M HQ in Wichita
Foley Equipment of Wichita, Kansas, recently moved into a new $19 million, 146,000-square-foot headquarters. The family-owned company celebrated with ...
Del. bridges become 2nd in US with dehumidification system
The two Delaware Memorial Bridges have been equipped with a $35 million dehumidification system to extend the life of ...
VDOT breaks ground on $3.7B I-66 expansion project
A groundbreaking ceremony on Monday marked the beginning of a $3.7 billion dollar highway project that will expand Interstate ...
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 ...
Golden Gate Bridge suicide deterrent needs more wind testing
A plan to add a suicide barrier and seismic upgrade to the Golden Gate Bridge requires more testing, as ...
Business Roundup: Cat accuses Wirtgen of patent infringement; P2P rentals, online equipment sales aren’t here to disrupt dealers; LiuGong global dealer conference; Thompson Cat adds Prinoth Panther
Cat fires back at Wirtgen with patent infringement complaint; ITC investigating The U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) on Nov. 22 ...
Ford unveils 2018 Super Duty with improved 6.7L Power Stroke, dually F-450
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VIDEO: Old Soviet military truck used screw propellers to traverse land and sea
ADOT reduces speed on portion of I-40 after wrong asphalt mix applied
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22 tons tip over on a tiny jack
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