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Better Roads | Equipment World | Construction Equipment, News and Information | Heavy Construction Equipment - Part 60
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USDOT designates 10 automated vehicle proving grounds to test new tech
The U.S. Department of Transportation has designated 10 proving ground pilot locations as a means of encouraging “testing and ...
Tom Smith to serve as secretary of West Va. DOT and commissioner of DOH
West Virginia Gov.-elect Jim Justice has named Tom Smith as the new secretary of the West Virginia Department of ...
ARTBA presents Northwestern’s Schofer with research & education award
The American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) has presented its S.S. Steinberg Award to Dr. Joseph L. Schofer, ...
ACI convention set for March 26-30, 2017, in Detroit (VIDEO)
The American Concrete Institute (ACI) announced that its convention, Driving Concrete Technology, will take place March 26-30 in Detroit. ACI says ...
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“RUN!” How Wireless Headsets Saved a Crane Operator’s Life
Equipment operators in the tree care industry face unique challenges. Trucks, cranes, and aerial lifts often have to be positioned…
FHWA vehicle-to-infrastructure guidance aims to improve safety and mobility
The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) has issued vehicle-to-infrastructure (V2I) guidance aimed at improving safety and mobility “by accelerating the ...
Ohio Turnpike partners with Waze Connected Citizens Program
The Ohio Turnpike has partnered with crowdsourced traffic and navigation app Waze on the Connected Citizens Program. “Information supplied in ...
Colorado DOT fires director of audits amid embezzlement allegations
The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) has fired Chris Wedor, its director of audits, amid embezzlement accusations, according to ...
FHWA issues final rules on performance measures for road and bridge conditions
The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) has released two final rules that define “new performance measures to improve the condition of ...
Transportation for Massachusetts names Chris Dempsey as new director
Chris Dempsey, a Brookline resident who uses Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority public transportation everyday, has been named the new director ...
Tenn. Governor unveils IMPROVE Act for transportation project updates
Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam has released a legislative proposal aimed at improving the state’s transportation network to bolster future ...
ARTBA seeks nominations for “Helping Hand” Award program
The American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) is seeking nominations for its third annual “Helping Hand” Award program ...
Fayat to buy Atlas Copco road construction equipment division Dynapac
Fayat has agreed to purchase the road construction equipment division, known under the Dynapac brand, of Atlas Copco, just ...
9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals decision allows South Mountain Freeway work to continue
The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals has rejected the Gila River Indian Community’s motion for an injunction pending ...
NMSU receives 5-year grant from U.S. DOT to establish regional transportation research center
New Mexico State University received a five-year grant and nearly $2.5 million for the 2017 fiscal year from the ...
Ennis-Flint purchases American Traffic Products
Pavement marking material manufacturer Ennis-Flint, based in Thomasville, North Carolina, has purchased paint and thermoplastic producer American Traffic Products ...
Penn., Ohio, Michigan groups form Smart Belt Coalition to focus on automated vehicle tech
Transportation agencies from Pennsylvania, Ohio and Michigan have formed the Smart Belt Coalition to focus on automated and connected ...
ARTBA report identifies regulatory reforms seen as key to Trump administration
The American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) has released a report identifying 20 federal policies and regulations it ...
New ASTM standard on recycling concrete helps boost sustainable construction
According to ASTM International, its new standard on recycling returned fresh concrete, C1798, Specification for Returned Fresh Concrete for Use ...
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VIDEO: Operator rights drowning excavator, averts disaster
Komatsu intros PC238USLC-11 excavator with better performance, new ‘birds-eye’ camera system
The Smarter Excavator: Burst of tech brings intelligent control to new mid-size models
Thunder Creek’s new multi-tank trailers allow bulk diesel transport with no CDL
In wake of father’s death, a son takes family construction business to new heights
22 tons tip over on a tiny jack
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