Roads

Welcome to the Roads Channel, a special feature that provides the user an in-depth look at the road industry. This section offers several areas to explore: product spotlights, article archives, related case studies, related video and product/supplier contact list.

The Longbird Bridge looking northeast. Photo by Akil Simmons.
The Longbird Bridge looking northeast. Photo by Akil Simmons.
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The Longbird Bridge in Bermuda, a swinging asymmetrical steel span, was built across Castle Harbor by the US Navy in 1953 to facilitate movements to…
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
Even in the strongest economy, America has been challenged with failing infrastructure. Now, thanks in no small part to COVID-19, times are…
September 28, 2020
Colorado DOT completes two impactful resurfacing projects in Denver area
Image: Colorado DOT
The Colorado DOT (CDOT) and contractor partner Brannan Sand and Gravel recently completed two significant resurfacing projects this summer in the…
September 23, 2020
Wisconsin roadside rehabilitated using 3D geocell stabilization system
Wisconsin roadside rehabilitated using 3-D Geocell stabilization system.
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On a roadside in Greendale, Wis., GEOWEB 3D geocells were integrated along a half-mile section of roadway designed to support the weight of rolling…
September 15, 2020
Recent climate events have impacted infrastructure in numerous ways: floods affect road systems, extreme heat damages rail lines and airport runways…
September 15, 2020
Michigan research into carbon fiber bridge components gains national recognition
Image: Michigan DOT
The Michigan DOT (MDOT) and Lawrence Technological University in Southfield are receiving recognition for research using carbon fiber components in…
September 11, 2020
The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) this week announced an opportunity for cities and states, tribal governments, and federal lands agencies to…
September 09, 2020
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