Road Construction

Construction of roads involves the paving, rehabilitation, and/or reclamation of degraded pavements in order to achieve a state of good repair and increase road traffic safety. Road construction involves the use of asphalt, liquid asphalt, concrete, soil stabilization, rebar, paving and pavement recycling machines, and other road repair materials.

UPDATED July 2, 2021: The U.S. House of Representatives today passed the INVEST In America Act by a vote of 221-201. The five-year, $715 billion bill…
July 01, 2021
Secretary Buttigieg gave remarks on infrastructure and the I-81 highway in Syracuse, New York—joined by Majority Leader Schumer, Senator Gillibrand,…
June 30, 2021
A new bridge over I-5 made its debut in Fife, Washington, opening to traffic with a promise to improve travel in this busy freight corridor. The four…
June 29, 2021
In this episode, Senior Managing Editor Brian W. Budzynski discusses the ongoing Complete 540 Project on the Triangle Expressway in Raleigh, North…
January 19, 2021
On this episode of Zooming in on Infrastructure, Roads & Bridges Media Senior Managing Editor Brian W. Budzynski sits down (virtually) with…
December 02, 2020
The Federal Highway Administration today published a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) to allow state departments of transportation more…
November 25, 2020
The U.S. Senate has approved a one-year extension of the FAST Act, the current surface transportation authorization law. The highway program…
October 01, 2020
Funding woes cause Hawaii DOT’s Daniel K. Inouye Highway extension project to halt
Source: Hawaii DOT
The Hawaii DOT (HDOT) has announced that it placed the $90 million Daniel K. Inouye Highway extension project on hiatus due to a dearth of funding…
September 29, 2020
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