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.

The Illinois Tollway Board of Directors has approved a balanced 2020 budget with $1.54 billion in revenue allocated to fund maintenance and…
December 06, 2019
Large asphalt paver manufacturers have reason to smile as the market is good overall, and though there is some caution about possible headwinds, they…
November 15, 2019
Source: CE
Investment trends, in gray, show an uptick as does the Momentum Monitor, in blue.
Investment in construction equipment grew at an annualized rate of 14% in the second quarter, according to the Equipment Leasing and Finance…
November 15, 2019
The Vulcan Barrier from Trinity Highway is a longitudinal redirecting steel barrier that can be employed for any road or bridge construction zone…
November 07, 2019
UPDATED OCT 3 - After an evaluation of its safety protocols, SGL Constructors resumed work on the I-4 Ultimate highway project, according to a report…
October 01, 2019
ARTA supports repeal of proposed rule on federal wetland regulations
ARTA supports repeal of proposed rule on federal wetland regulations
The American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) recently announced its support for the Trump administration's effort to repeal a…
September 18, 2019
Nebraska DOT 2020 program book
Image: Nebraska DOT
The Nebraska DOT (NDOT) recently released its 2020 construction program, which details transportation projects scheduled for funding over the next…
September 16, 2019
Atlanta is home to 6 million people, internationally known corporate residents like Coca-Cola, CNN, and the Home Depot … and traffic. Lots and lots…
September 10, 2019
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