Maintenance

This section offers several areas to explore: winter maintenance, snow and ice control, vegetation management, roadside and bridge maintenance, product spotlights, article archives, related case studies, related video and product/supplier contact list. The product spotlights contain information and photos of equipment relevant to the specific maintenance types. 

Emergency rebuild project needed for U.S. 36 in Westminster
In mid-July, cracking caused part of U.S. 36 to cave in and the retaining wall to fall apart. Image courtesy Colorado DOT.
This week, the Colorado DOT (CDOT) is moving into the rebuild phase for the Eastbound U.S. 36 Emergency Rebuild Project of the half-mile stretch of…
August 15, 2019
Road and bridge construction jobs outpacing rest of construction world
Road and bridge construction jobs outpacing rest of construction world
According to a report by the Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. highway, street, and bridge contractors posted a total employment of 396,000 in June, a…
August 12, 2019
Mississippi DOT still dealing with Delta region flooding issues
Mississippi DOT still dealing with Delta region flooding issues
The Mississippi DOT (MDOT) crews are continuing to monitor the condition of flooded highways throughout the Mississippi Delta region. MDOT officials…
July 25, 2019
The state of California had a massive problem. Decades had passed with public funds being diverted away from infrastructure projects, resulting in…
July 22, 2019
The dramatic weather patterns in southwestern U.S. create a wide range of maintenance issues for the Texas DOT. Driving wind and rain, oppressive…
July 19, 2019
The Missouri Highways and Transportation Commission recently approved the state's 2020-2024 Statewide Transportation Improvement Program (STIP). The…
July 11, 2019
Caltrans I-880 Safety and Operational Improvements at 23rd and 29th Avenues
Caltrans I-880 Safety and Operational Improvements at 23rd and 29th Avenues
Eight transportation projects from six western state DOTs received top honors in the regional America’s Transportation Awards competition. Some of…
June 17, 2019
Last week, the U.S. DOT announced the awarding of $15 million in grant funding to two new national University Transportation Centers (UTCs).   The…
June 10, 2019
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