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.

This week we discuss how the “new normal” is directly impacting projects. What hurdles are being encountered on jobsites and have any new design…
June 15, 2020
A long-term federal transportation infrastructure investment bill will help drive the nation’s economic recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic, American…
June 09, 2020
Pa. Turnpike layoffs, Iowa looking at project delays, Ohio crews struck roadside, and more
Photo source: Dylan Miller via wallpaperflare
The Pennsylvania Turnpike is laying off 500 fare collectors as a result of the coronavirus pandemic, turning to a cashless, all-electronic tolling…
June 05, 2020
U.S. Senator Roger Wicker (R-Mississippi)—chairman of the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation—recently introduced S.3842, the …
June 01, 2020
Asphalt Pavement Alliance names Perpetual Pavement Award winners
Image: Asphalt Pavement Alliance
Twelve state DOTs were named winners of the 2019 Perpetual Pavement Award (PPA) by the Asphalt Pavement Alliance (APA). This is a record number of…
May 29, 2020
The Thermal Integrity Profiler (TIP) uses the heat generated by curing cement to assess the quality of drilled shafts and of bored, augered cast-in-…
May 27, 2020
Gov. Ron DeSantis announces the opening of five new I-4/S.R. 408 flyover ramps as part of the I-4 Ultimate project in Central Florida.
Gov. Ron DeSantis announces the opening of five new I-4/S.R. 408 flyover ramps as part of the I-4 Ultimate project in Central Florida. Image: @MyFDOT via Twitter
Gov. Ron DeSantis and the Florida DOT (FDOT) this week announced the opening of five new I-4/S.R. 408 flyover ramps, which make up a significant…
May 19, 2020
Several state DOTs are anticipating a steep decline in gas tax revenue over the next several months as a result of reduced travel during the…
May 15, 2020
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