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Better Roads | Equipment World | Construction Equipment, News and Information | Heavy Construction Equipment - Part 7
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Would dropping BAC to .05 reduce alcohol-related traffic deaths?
The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine says it has a blueprint to solve the problem of deaths ...
Nashville mayor disputes TV station’s investigative report on transit plan costs
Nashville Mayor Megan Barry’s proposed transit plan could cost nearly twice as much as the public had initially been ...
The Electric Summer: EVs will have big impact on road construction industry
1967. I was a teenager. The Summer of Love. Fast forward four decades , and it appears we just experienced ...
USDOT releases emergency road funds to U.S. Virgin Islands
The U.S. Department of Transportation will release $6.5 million in emergency relief to fix roads and bridges in the ...
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Off-ramp to open on I-25 in Colo. for New Pueblo Freeway
An Interstate 25 off-ramp in Pueblo is scheduled to reopen January 25, according to the Colorado Department of Transportation. The ...
Concrete Control: Uniformity in pavement mixes begins with proper aggregate management
Concrete mixtures for paving present unique challenges, primarily because most pavement designs require the mix to stand up, particularly ...
U.S. Chamber calls for 25-cent gas tax, among other measures to aid infrastructure
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce is calling for a 25-cent gas tax to help pay for the nation's roads, ...
ACI releases 2018 ACI Collection of Concrete Codes, Specifications, and Practices
The American Concrete Institute (ACI) announced the release of its 2018 ACI Collection of Concrete Codes, Specifications, and Practices, which ...
Work continues to open Cal. highways closed by mudslides
California Department of Transportation crews are working to clear mud off Highway 101 and State Route 33 following massive mudslides. Caltrans ...
HNTB Corp. taps MassDOT veteran Anderson as project delivery officer
HNTB Corp. announced that David Anderson, PE, is its new Massachusetts project delivery officer. He will be responsible for ...
La. officials push plan to widen I-10
A $600 million proposal to ease traffic congestion in Louisiana includes widening Interstate 10, according to WVLA news station. State ...
I-95 N.J. undergoes redesignation to I-295
New signs are going up along Interstate 95 in New Jersey as part of a project to redesignate the ...
VIDEO: Conveyor bridge transporting materials over roadway on Cal. Route 180 project
In the video below, Sam Yniguez, a public information officer with the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans), highlights a ...
Smith-Midland wins $9 million I-66 safety barrier contract
Smith-Midland, out of Midland, Virginia, says it won a $9 million contract to supply and install up to 245,000 ...
Bipartisan group releases new report, ‘Rebuilding America’s Infrastructure’
The Problem Solvers Caucus released a new report, Rebuilding America's Infrastructure, with policy recommendations for building America's infrastructure. The 48 ...
VIDEO: Remnants of old Tenn. iron bridge imploded
The video below shows the implosion of the remaining iron spans of the Hoskins-Jarnagin Bridge in Dandridge, Tenn. on ...
Neb. DOT: state program will help fund repairs or replacements of 66 bridges
The Nebraska Department of Transportation (NDOT) has selected 22 proposals from 68 submitted in December for the second round of ...
I-95 Express Lanes to be extended in Fredericksburg, Va.
Construction is scheduled to begin next year on extending Interstate 95 Express Lanes in the Fredericksburg, Virginia, area. “This project ...
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Stress tests were underway when Miami bridge collapsed during accelerated construction
Toyota enters construction truck segment with debut of Hino XL7, XL8
Komatsu-owned dealers part ways with Deere-owned Wirtgen products
Equipment Roundup: Chevy unveils new medium duty Silverados; Toyota enters construction truck market; How Komatsu KomVision cameras eliminate blind spots; Case intros 2 rollers; 3 new Cat rollers feature oscillation
International unveils MV Series trucks: eventual DuraStar successor brings Class 8 comforts
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