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The U.S. DOT announced the latest round of the Infrastructure for Rebuilding America (INFRA) discretionary…

January 16, 2020

The Nevada DOT (NDOT) this week awarded a $99 million construction contract to Fisher Sand & Gravel to…

January 15, 2020
Madawaska-Edmundston International Bridge
Madawaska-Edmundston International Bridge. Image: Maine DOT

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On U.S. 27, contractors replaced about 1,600 ft of roadway on each approach with an 11.5-in. layer of portland cement concrete pavement.
On U.S. 27, contractors replaced about 1,600 ft of roadway on each approach with an 11.5-in. layer of portland cement concrete pavement.

The city of Avon Park in Florida—so named for Stratford-upon-Avon in the United Kingdom, which is otherwise known as the birthplace of William…

January 02, 2020

Now that 2020 is officially underway, it looks as though there is reason to be optimistic about the world of construction.  According to a recent…

January 02, 2020

As one of the first-settled areas of the U.S, Pennsylvania boasts a robust inventory of historic bridges, including the oldest continuously used…

January 02, 2020

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Figure 1. ASR map cracking on the surface of concrete.
Figure 1. ASR map cracking on the surface of concrete.

Typically, conventional concrete materials contain portland cement, coarse and fine aggregates, mineral or chemical additives, and water. Although…

January 06, 2020
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