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Struck twice this year, 142-year-old N.H. covered bridge closed for repairs
The 142-year-old Honeymoon Covered Bridge in Jackson, New Hampshire, is being repaired after being closed to traffic since July ...
VIDEO: Big blast takes down Ill. bridge in seconds
The YouTube video below shows the last piece of the old Route 89 bridge over the Illinois River in ...
APWA announces winners in 2018 Roadeo for mechanics, heavy equipment operators
Winners of the Roadeo—a highlight of the American Public Works Association meeting drawing about 5,000 professionals to Kansas City, ...
World’s longest concrete cable-stayed bridge to be ‘stitched together’ (VIDEO)
A new bridge over the Panama Canal will soon become the longest concrete cable-stayed span in the world, at ...
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EXCAVATING EFFICIENTLY: COMPACT EXCAVATORS DELIVER ADVANTAGES
For years, the star of any excavation was the backhoe — a large, powerful machine that could handle a variety…
Miss. governor calls special session to discuss infrastructure funding solutions
Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant convened a special legislative session on August 23 to discuss infrastructure funding solutions for the ...
12 finalists in transportation project contest vie for two $10,000 grand prizes
With a chance for DOTs to win $10,000 for a scholarship or non-profit in their home states, this year’s ...
Calif. approves hundreds of infrastructure projects
The California Transportation Commission (CTC) approved hundreds of transportation projects thanks to $690 million in funding provided by SB-1, ...
Cargill, NCAT, MnROAD launch project to give states ‘real-world data’ on new design principles
With testing in both northern and southern climates, Cargill is launching a pilot project in September with the Minnesota ...
Unfinished bridge, ‘deadly detour’ causing safety concerns for N.Y. motorists
A multi-million dollar bridge in West Berne, New York, was never finished and remains closed, causing frustration and safety ...
Construction company freezes soil to shore excavations, draws interest at PWX Expo
SoilFreeze – a construction company specializing exclusively in ground-freezing services for the construction and environmental industries – is piquing ...
Conn. I-84 widening project to finish ahead of schedule
Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy recently announced that the Interstate 84 widening project is almost complete, WFSB News reports. ...
Highway funding, advocacy highlight 2018 APWA conference
About 5,000 professionals with an interest in public works and infrastructure issues are in Kansas City this week for the ...
Colo. DOT to begin work on I-25 South Gap Project Sept. 4
The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) plans to begin work on the Interstate 25 South Gap Project on September ...
Diverging diamond interchange planned to ease congestion near Atlanta airport
The latest diverging diamond interchange for Atlanta is designed to improve one of the city’s most congested areas. The diverging ...
After year of rehab work, ‘honeycombing’ closes down Kipapa Bridge in Hawaii
The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) has closed the Kipapa Stream Bridge linking Waipio and Mililani for emergency work. According ...
I-81 resurfacing project in Pa. begins, thanks to Resurface PA initiative
A $15.6 million resurfacing project on Interstate 81 in northern Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania, began August 19, the Republican Herald ...
AASHTO announces national ‘Faces of Transportation’ contest winners
Two captivating photographs and three compelling videos won prizes in the 13th annual Faces of Transportation competition sponsored by ...
Lane Construction wins $673M contract for Calif. I-10 corridor project
Lane Construction Corporation has won a design-build, joint-venture contract with Security Paving Company to build the I-10 Corridor Contract ...
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How contractors can get disaster cleanup work in the Hurricane Florence recovery efforts
VIDEO: Operator gets loader buried in pile, has to seesaw machine free
Inside Smart Construction: Komatsu’s tech consultation service seeks to level playing field for the company and its customers
Diesel technician shortage most impacts those who are ‘part of the problem’
With drones, 3D modeling services and Propeller partnership, Komatsu Smart Construction is digitizing the jobsite
A Bump and a Fall
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Deere updates 310L EP backhoe, 210L/EP tractor loaders with performance boosts, new engines
by Wayne Grayson
Goggle Operators: 3D, VR crane control coming to U.S. with Hiab HiVision (VIDEO)
by Don McLoud
The Harley-Davidson F-150 is back for 2019: Custom truck available thru Ford dealers
by Tom Quimby
With 1,000 HMEE high-speed backhoes in service, JCB, U.S. Army officials detail its history, discuss coming remote control capability (VIDEO)
by Wayne Grayson
Volvo, Skanska begin field testing of electric site quarry, expect 95% carbon emissions reduction, 25% operational cost reduction
by Marcia Gruver Doyle
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