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. 

The U.S. DOT’s Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) today announced $871.2 million in Emergency Relief (ER) funds to help 39 states, plus…
September 10, 2019
Public sector agencies, primarily state DOTs, cities, towns, and toll authorities, have the primary responsibility on their respective systems of…
September 04, 2019
The New York State DOT (NYSDOT) is preparing for the winter months by announcing a call for applications to fill 500 positions in its maintenance…
August 27, 2019
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
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