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Two civil engineers—Thomas Telford and John Loudon McAdam—are credited with building the first modern roads in the 1800s. Telford would later improve…
January 04, 2022
Urban project balances environment and the needs of a changing demographic
Urban project balances environment and the needs of a changing demographic
Covering 10 city blocks and 3,800 linear ft of roadway, the Bagby Street Greenroads Project was effectively the first of its kind in Texas. Bagby…
October 07, 2014
University of Minnesota study evaluates alternatives for measuring compaction of soil in construction
University of Minnesota study evaluates alternatives for measuring soil compaction
In the construction of paved roads, one of the most important design aspects is the compaction of the subgrade material. The specification for…
October 06, 2014
Safety device used to repair spans in lower Alabama
Safety device used to repair spans in lower Alabama
Do not count out those good ole’ boys from L.A. (Lower Alabama) when faced with an obstacle. Instead of accepting a problem and assuming the easy way…
October 06, 2014
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