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Better Roads | Equipment World | Construction Equipment, News and Information | Heavy Construction Equipment - Part 29
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Miss. bridge collapses under loaded gravel truck
The Artman Road bridge near the Jefferson County line in Mississippi collapsed Aug. 28 when a truck loaded with ...
ADOT waiving permits, fees to speed up Harvey relief equipment transport
The Arizona Department of Transportation (ADOT) is waiving fees and expediting permits so commercial vehicles hauling oversize loads can ...
MnDOT: Recycled concrete aggregate saves money, promotes sustainability
Using recycled pavement as aggregate in new concrete mixes can save money and promote environmental sustainability. New design methods ...
Md. Purple Line rail project gets $900 million boost
A plan to make travel easier via light rail for residents in Montgomery and Prince George’s counties in Maryland ...
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Concrete falling from NH bridge closes portion of I-93 S
Interstate 93 South was closed to traffic at approximately 1:40 p.m. Monday after concrete fell from a bridge over ...
APWA recognizes Public Works Projects of the Year during 2017 PWX
The American Public Works Association recognized the winners of its 2017 Public Works Projects of the Year during the ...
Wondering what to do with your eclipse glasses? Donate them to Wyoming DOT
The Wyoming Department of Transportation didn’t like the thought of more than 100 million eclipse glasses possibly ending up ...
Assessing Harvey’s damage to Texas infrastructure a difficult task
Officials say damage by Hurricane Harvey in southeast Texas is extensive...and ongoing, Engineering News-Record reports. Infrastructure assessments have been difficult, ...
HDR’s Marilley named APWA president-elect
HDR’s Jill Marilley has been named president-elect of the American Public Works Association during the group’s 2017 Public Works ...
USDOT sends Texas $25 million in relief funds for Harvey repairs
The U.S. Department of Transportation is making $25 million in emergency relief funds available to Texas to help with ...
Despite Harvey’s Texas exit, over 400 roads still flooded in the state
Harvey has left Texas, but more than 400 roads covering a large portion of southeastern Texas remain closed due ...
Cuomo names leaders for NY State DOT, Thruway Authority
Gov. Andrew Cuomo has named Cathy Calhoun as acting commissioner of the New York State Department of Transportation (NYSDOT) ...
VIDEO: Workers demo and replace Conn. bridge in 90-second time-lapse
The timelapse video below shows a Route 8 bridge being replaced as part of the Connecticut Department of Transportation's ...
PHOTOS: The equipment, trucks and booths of the 2017 APWA Public Works Expo
The American Public Works Association’s 2017 International Public Works Expo in Orlando, Florida, this week featured a variety of ...
Record-setting Harvey causes emergency road closures in La.
Flooding from Tropical Storm Harvey, which made a second landfall August 30 on the Louisiana-Texas border, has led to ...
Illinois Tollway’s Lao receives national engineering award
The Gintong Pamana Awards Foundation has presented Illinois Tollway Deputy Chief of Program Implementation Clarita Lao with its 2017 ...
Over 500 roads in Texas face flooding conditions from Harvey
More than 500 roads covering a large portion of southeastern Texas are closed due to flooding from Tropical Storm ...
Cemex supplies concrete for new Route 89 bridge in Arizona
Cemex announced that it supplied the concrete for the new Cameron Bridge, a part of the Route 89 reconstruction ...
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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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International unveils MV Series trucks: eventual DuraStar successor brings Class 8 comforts
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Unique drive system design key to improvements on Cat’s new PM310, PM312, PM313 cold planers
by Wayne Grayson
Toyota enters construction truck segment with debut of Hino XL7, XL8
by Jason Cannon
How Komatsu’s KomVision birds-eye camera system eliminates excavator blind spots
by Tom Jackson
Chevy unveils Silverado 4500HD, 5500HD, surprise 6500HD in return to medium duty
by Jason Cannon
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