road widening
Highway Construction News February 23, 2018
Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy called Thursday for widening the congested I-95 in key spots in order to relieve long-running bottlenecks, starting at the... more
smart roads
Intelligent Transportation Systems ITS News February 23, 2018
WSP USA was selected by the Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) to design Minnesota’s first smart road, which would transform a major state highway... more
transit
Transit News February 22, 2018
New York, San Francisco and Boston top the list of the 10 best cities for public transit according to the updated Transit Score rankings for 2018 by real-... more
Central Susquehanna Valley Thruway bridge steel girders

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Bridge Construction News February 22, 2018
The first of the steel girders for the nearly mile-long bridge that will carry the Central Susquehanna Valley Thruway over the West Branch of the Susquehanna... more
major highway projects
Highway Construction News February 21, 2018
Gov. John Bel Edwards and Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (LaDOTD) Secretary Shawn D. Wilson announced the state’s intention to utilize... more
Barricades Videos February 21, 2018
LaneGard 3 folding Type III barricade is the only folding Type III device on the market today. It folds for transport and storage, and it unfolds for use. It ... more
Automated vehicle ride-hailing service
Automated Vehicles News February 20, 2018
Waymo is preparing to launch a ride-hailing service similar to Uber’s, but with driverless cars.   The self-driving carmaker spun out of Google was approved on... more
HTT
Transit News February 19, 2018
Hyperloop Transportation Technologies (HTT) has signed its first agreements that could lead to an interstate Hyperloop system.   The deal includes agreements... more
interstate connection
Highway Construction News February 19, 2018
Officials anticipate the connection between I-95 and the Pennsylvania Turnpike, a project 50 years in the making, will be open by late summer/early fall 2018... more
Officials in Hawaii change weight limits on island bridges

Photo: Eric Guinther 

Bridges News February 16, 2018
Hawaii state officials are implementing new weight limit restrictions for bridges on the islands of Hawaii, Maui, Oahu, and Kauai as the result of a recent... more
Missouri lawmakers consider axing vehicle safety inspections
Safety News February 16, 2018
A proposal in the Missouri state legislature would do away with mandatory vehicle safety inspections. State law presently requires mechanical inspections of... more
I-20 precast concrete
Reinforcement Concrete News February 15, 2018
The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (LaDOTD) will experiment with the use of precast reinforced concrete pavement on the eastbound on-... more
bus communication systems
V2I News February 15, 2018
The Utah Department of Transportation (UDOT) has developed a communication system between Utah Transit Authority (UTA) buses and traffic signals that will help... more
Transit projects
Funding News February 14, 2018
The Trump administration’s proposed budget for fiscal 2019 would leave cities and states on the hook for billions of dollars in spending on public... more
Lafayette, Ind., bridge
Cranes Case Studies February 13, 2018
The city of Lafayette, Ind., is nearing completion of a years-long process to update one of its main thoroughfares, a 2.5-mile stretch of Sagamore Parkway.... more
autonomous transportation
Autonomous Vehicle Systems News February 13, 2018
Next Transportation, which recently launched at the World Government Summit in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, introduced a new form of autonomous, electric... more
White House
Funding News February 12, 2018
The White House today officially released a 55-page proposal for President Trump's long-awaited infrastructure overhaul.   The plan puts forth a framework for... more
NMDOT Rte. 26
Asphalt Paving Article February 12, 2018
Originally constructed in 1905 by the Territorial Legislative Assembly, and containing segments of the old Rte. 26 from Deming to Nutt and a stretch from Nutt... more
road widening
Road Construction News February 09, 2018
A project to widen 6 miles of U.S. 95 in northwest Las Vegas has begun.   Las Vegas Paving won the $64.6 million general contract for the work between Durango... more
multimodal projects
Highway Construction News February 09, 2018
Gov. Tom Wolf announced Thursday that 45 highway, bridge, bike and pedestrian, and ports and waterways projects will benefit communities in 22 counties through... more
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