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March – April 2017 TRENDS

April 12, 2017 - in Articles, Featured, Trends

In this section, Informed Infrastructure compiles infographics from trusted sources that reveal insight on infrastructure spending. We also compile some of the top infrastructure stories that shouldn’t be missed. For ongoing news coverage, turn to Informed…

January – February 2017 TRENDS

February 16, 2017 - in Articles, Trends

In this section, Informed Infrastructure compiles infographics from trusted sources that reveal insight on infrastructure spending. We also compile some…

November – December 2016 TRENDS

January 2, 2017 - in Trends

In this section, Informed Infrastructure compiles infographics from trusted sources that reveal insight on infrastructure spending. We also compile some…

September – October 2016 TRENDS

October 18, 2016 - in Trends

In this section, Informed Infrastructure compiles infographics from trusted sources that reveal insight on infrastructure spending. We also compile some of the top infrastructure stories that shouldn’t be missed. For ongoing news coverage, turn to Informed…

July – August 2016 TRENDS

September 16, 2016 - in Trends

Study Shows High Potential for Corrosive Groundwater in Half of U.S. States Corrosive water is top-of-mind for many water utilities given the trouble in Flint, Mich., which stemmed from treated surface water from the Flint River. A new report, however, assesses…

May – June 2016 TRENDS

May 31, 2016 - in Trends

No Normal Is the New Normal In KPMG’s annual Emerging Trends in Infrastructure report, all indications are for growing momentum in the infrastructure sector. The report points to new sources of capital, governments that are focused on the economic and social…

March – April 2016 TRENDS

April 3, 2016 - in Trends

New Book Provides Insight into America’s Infrastructure Henry Petrosi, professor of Civil Engineering at Duke University, wrote his 19th book, The Road Taken, which provides a detailed history of infrastructure in the United States with a focus on roads…

January – February 2016 TRENDS

January 31, 2016 - in Trends

The Facts of the FAST Act The five-year transportation bill known as “Fixing America’s Surface Transportation” (FAST Act) provides more than $305 billion to surface-transportation programs. This marks the first long-term transportation bill since 2009…

November – December 2015 TRENDS

November 21, 2015 - in Trends

Advancing Computational Materials Design Researchers at The Pennsylvania State University developed a new type of symmetry operation that will lead to new advanced materials, including tougher steels. The technique has a direct impact on computational materials…

September – October 2015 TRENDS

September 30, 2015 - in Trends

Construction Backlog Indicator Shows Increased Activity The Association of Building Contractors (ABC) provides a quarterly update on the amount of work its members have booked in the months ahead. The latest report shows a 1-percent expansion during second-quarter…