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The Arlington Memorial Bridge Rehabilitation in Washington, D.C. won the Rehabilitated Bridge category at the 2022 PCI Design Awards.
The Arlington Memorial Bridge Rehabilitation in Washington, D.C. won the Rehabilitated Bridge category at the 2022 PCI Design Awards. Image credit: FHWA
The Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute (PCI) this week has announced some of the winning projects of the 2022 PCI Design Awards. The PCI Design Awards recognize the creative and innovative use of precast concrete. PCI says the buildings and transportation categories are judged on aesthetic,…
January 20, 2022
The Vermont Agency of Transportation (VTrans) this week announced that it has awarded approximately $3.3 million in grants to municipalities for bicycle and pedestrian infrastructure improvement projects. The construction projects and planning grants will benefit cities and towns statewide by…
August 05, 2021
The Rockingham I-91 Bridges in Vermont was the winner of the 2021 PCI Design Awards in the "Main Span more than 150 ft" category.
The Rockingham I-91 Bridges in Vermont was the winner of the 2021 PCI Design Awards in the "Main Span more than 150 ft" category. Photo Credit: J. P. Carrara & Sons, Inc.
The Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute (PCI) this week announced the winners of its 2021 PCI Design Awards, which recognize design excellence in building and transportation categories. “Once again, the precast concrete industry has put its best foot forward and has delivered many inspiring and…
January 27, 2021
The Vermont Agency of Transportation (VTrans) this week announced that it has awarded $500,000 in grants under the Mobility and Transportation Innovation (MTI) program. “Innovation like this is essential to meeting the transportation needs of Vermont’s rural population and reducing greenhouse gas…
December 08, 2020
Construction employment decreased from June to July in 26 states and D.C. as earlier widespread job gains gave way to more project cancellations.  This is according to a recently released analysis by the Associated General Contractors (AGC) of America of government employment data. Association…
September 01, 2020
A new report released by the Reason Foundation has found that 25 of the 50 U.S. states divert gas tax revenue away from roads, bridges, and highways, which the taxes are designed to fund. New York, Rhode Island, New Jersey, Michigan, and Maryland are among the most egregious of the pack, each of…
July 01, 2020
Construction employment declined in the District of Columbia and every state except South Dakota in April, an analysis by the Associated General Contractors (AGC) of America of new government data shows. At the same time, the association released a new survey that finds that rising project…
May 28, 2020
The American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) recently released a memo documenting a state-by-state compilation on the effects of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic on the transportation construction industry.  ARTBA says it is closely monitoring the status of transportation…
March 30, 2020
Gov. Phil Scott of Vermont recently signed a bill that would invest more than $615 million in the state’s transportation system and promote innovative, equitable transportation policies. “The investments in this legislation will continue to improve our state’s infrastructure while making…
June 21, 2019
U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao recently announced the immediate availability of $500,000 in quick-release emergency relief (ER) funds from the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) to help repair flood-damaged roads throughout Vermont.    The funds were approved shortly after being…
May 30, 2019
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