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Better Roads | Equipment World | Construction Equipment, News and Information | Heavy Construction Equipment - Part 22
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Louisiana DOTD lets $40.7 million in road and bridge contracts
Nineteen Louisiana road and bridge projects now have low-bidding contractors. The projects total $40.7 million, says the state Department of ...
VIDEO: Time-lapse chronicles ACI award-winning Winona Bridge project
This $78 million Winona Bridge project involved the construction of a 2,300-foot concrete bridge next to an existing 1942-era ...
NMDOT says it’s prepared for winter road-clearing
The New Mexico Department of Transportation says its crews are ready to clear the roads and highways as the ...
Mo. seatbelt use rises but still below national average
Missouri drivers are wearing their seat belts more, up 2.6 percent from 2016, according to the Missouri Department of ...
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Crews use river tides to lift, lower new center span of Maine-N.H. bridge
Bridge builders got some help from the tides to install the 3-million-pound center lift span for the new Sarah ...
VIDEO: An overview of the ACI award-winning Johnson County Gateway project
The $288 million Johnson County Gateway project, the first design-build project awarded by the Kansas Department of Transportation, addressed ...
GDOT opens traffic center to assist Atlanta, surrounding counties
The Georgia Department of Transportation has opened its new District Three Operations Center, which handles customer service, low-level signal ...
Fla. reports record seat-belt use
The number of seat-belted drivers in Florida jumped to more than 90 percent in June, according to the state ...
Johnson County Gateway, Winona Bridge take ACI concrete construction awards
The American Concrete Institute (ACI) honored the winners of the 2017 Excellence in Concrete Construction Awards during its Concrete ...
View of Olympic ski jumps adds to charm of new N.Y. bridge
A new bridge on Route 73 in New York comes with a great view of the 1980 Olympic ski ...
Seven Western states agree to ease electric vehicle travel
The governors of seven Western states have signed an agreement to create a plan for electric vehicles traveling major ...
Deer-vehicle collisions concern NCDOT
The North Carolina Department of Transportation is warning drivers to be on the lookout for deer as the animals ...
Volvo calls real-time Compact Assist ‘a game-changer’ for soil compaction
Volvo Construction Equipment is expanding its Co-Pilot intelligent compaction interface with a new real-time guidance feature for soil compaction. ...
How crews fixed a Houston tollway’s massive sinkhole in Harvey’s wake
Joe Harper had just hit the road to work September 7 when his mobile phone went off at 6:30 ...
Eastern Concrete Materials driver is 2017 NRMCA mixer champ; Cemex driver takes second
Edward Rieper, a driver for Eastern Concrete Materials in Bogota, New Jersey, took home the crown in the National Ready-Mixed ...
Florida to re-examine evacuation routes post-Hurricane Irma
In the aftermath of the largest evacuation in U.S. history, Florida Gov. Rick Scott has directed transportation officials to ...
Calif. uses ABC for first time to replace bridge destroyed in landslide
A 49-year-old concrete bridge in the Big Sur community of California that collapsed from a landslide has been replaced ...
VIDEO: Drone captures implosion of N.Y.’s old Cohoes-Waterford Bridge piers
All traffic was halted on the Cohoes-Waterford Bridge on October 5 as workers imploded the six piers from the ...
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VIDEO: Excavator’s ramp of logs fails miserably
Engineer reported but ‘not concerned’ about cracking in Miami bridge before deadly collapse; no road closure for stress testing also at issue
Volvo unveils new VNX Series trucks designed for heaviest of heavy-haul duties
NTSB confirms workers were adjusting tension rods when Miami bridge collapsed
Volvo CE intros EWR150E, EWR170E and EW220E wheeled excavators
22 tons tip over on a tiny jack
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