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When developing a cold weather concreting plan, consider three primary objectives: protect the concrete from early-age freezing, protect to ensure adequate strength gain, and protect from thermal shock and cracking.
When developing a cold weather concreting plan, consider three primary objectives: protect the concrete from early-age freezing, protect to ensure adequate strength gain, and protect from thermal shock and cracking.
There are three primary objectives for cold weather concreting: 1) Protect the newly placed concrete from damage due to early-age freezing; 2)…
September 08, 2020
Nevada DOT awards contract for I-15 bridge repair project in North Las Vegas
Image: Nevada DOT
The Nevada DOT (NDOT) recently awarded a $964,000 construction contract to Aggregate Industries SWR Inc. for repairing a pair of 50-year-old at-grade…
September 03, 2020
Loop 101 Price Freeway widening project completed in Arizona
Image: Arizona DOT
A $72 million project in Arizona to add new lanes and make other improvements along Loop 101 (Price Freeway) between Baseline Road and Loop 202 (…
August 31, 2020
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Designed for road and bridge repair, the Vacuworx Octapad lifts and removes deteriorated concrete slabs from roadways and bridge decks leaving the…
August 25, 2020
Seattle DOT selects designer for West Seattle High-Rise Bridge replacement
Image: Seattle DOT via flickr
The Seattle DOT (SDOT) this week announced the selection of HNTB Corp. to design the West Seattle High-Rise Bridge replacement. Back in March of this…
August 20, 2020
Buck O'Neil Bridge Missouri
Image: MoDOT KC 4 via flickr
After an extensive and exhaustive evaluation process, the Missouri DOT (MoDOT) has developed a list of qualified design-build teams to compete for…
August 17, 2020
The $1.2 billion Central 70 project—an expansion of I-70 through northeast Denver—has been ongoing for two years, and while sizable progress is in…
August 10, 2020
The Belford bridge over the Arkansas River west of Ralston in Pawnee County, Oklahoma.
The Belford bridge over the Arkansas River west of Ralston in Pawnee County, Oklahoma. Image: Oklahoma DOT
This week, the Oklahoma Transportation Commission approved the nearly $880 million County Improvements for Roads and Bridges (CIRB) plan that has…
August 05, 2020
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