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Managing the heavy equipment fleet for any municipality can be a rewarding job. But there are challenges too, particularly if your agency is under pressure to buy based...
When Cargill Deicing Technology officially decided to increase its environmental commitment, it were not making empty promises. Not only did the producer of anti-icing and...
It is no secret that winter maintenance offers up its own set of challenges for contractors. Unpredictable weather, pedestrian safety concerns and reactionary deicing can...
According to the Research and Innovation Technology Administration (RITA), United States Bureau of Transportation Statistics, the number of registered motor vehicles in 2010...
Business success requires producing a quality product while maintaining a strong bottom line. Many businesses rely on proven, cost-saving and waste-reducing practices, and...
The objective of this study is to determine the inlet design coefficient for the Snap-Tite Hydro-Bell. The inlet design coefficient is necessary to accurately predict head...
For more than 70 years, nearly all pavers have utilized the free-floating, or self-leveling, screed to produce pavements with a level and smooth surface. Smooth and level...
How to cut manhole raising costs by 81% and extend new pavement lifespan with adjustable manhole risers.
Holmes County in central Ohio wanted to increase safety and improve operations at an affordable price. The solution was MOTOTRBO digital radios with GPS location tracking....
In this unpredictable economy, the smartest construction firms are taking advantage of slower times to rebuild their technology infrastructure. Finding efficiencies in day-to...
Many studies have been conducted for over a decade on effective low cost engineering treatments used to improve the safety of pedestrian road users in marked and unmarked...

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Data from a new government report shows that if all the structurally deficient bridges in the U.S. were placed end-to-end, it would take 25 hours...
Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission (PTC) officials broke ground yesterday for the Swatara Creek Bridge Project—a major construction undertaking that...
The State Rte. 99 tunneling machine will resume digging by the end of March 2015, according to a schedule released yesterday, April 21, by the...