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Delaware DOT Announces New Mobile App Features

April 17, 2017 - in Transportation

The Delaware Department of Transportation (DelDOT) has made improvements to the DelDOT mobile app that are now available to all Apple and Android device users. "Our free mobile app has been downloaded nearly 60,000 times and is a great resource for anyone…

Active Mudslide Covers Idaho Road

April 12, 2017 - in Featured, Roads, Video

Idaho Transportation Department (ITD) crews were on scene with cameras rolling as a hillside broke free and covered a section of U.S. 95 south of Bonners…

Emergency Relief From FHWA Helps Restore Transportation in States Across the Nation

April 12, 2017 - in Transportation

Transportation becomes even more important when communities are struggling to recover from natural disasters and catastrophic failures.  Federal support…

House Subcommittee Hears State DOT Perspectives on FAST Act Implementation

April 12, 2017 - in Transportation

​Oklahoma Department of Transportation Executive Director Mike Patterson told a House Transportation and Infrastructure subcommittee that while state DOTs are making progress implementing portions of the Fixing America’s Surface Transportation Act, Congress…

U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine L. Chao Announces More Than $9 Million for Tribal Transportation Safety Improvements

April 11, 2017 - in Transportation

WASHINGTON – U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine L. Chao announced today that 74 tribes in 20 states will receive more than $9 million for 77 projects from the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA)'s Tribal Transportation Program Safety Fund (TTPSF) to…

South Carolina DOT’s US 17 Median Highway Improvements Project Receives Engineering Excellence Award from the ACEC South Carolina

April 10, 2017 - in Awards, Transportation

The US 17 Median Highway Improvements project received an Engineering Excellence in Transportation Award from the American Council of Engineers (ACEC) South Carolina Chapter. The project was also nominated by ACEC to compete at the national level, and winners…

Dewberry to Support the South Florida Freight and Passenger Rail Enhancement Project

April 10, 2017 - in Transportation

Dewberry has been selected to perform surveys and provide grading, drainage, and track engineering design services for Veolia Transportation Maintenance and Infrastructure (VTMI, Inc.) under its design-build contract for new rail connections between the Florida…

Earthquake Early Warning: Vital for City Transit

April 10, 2017 - in Transit

Although no one can reliably predict earthquakes, today’s technology is advanced enough to rapidly detect seismic waves as an earthquake begins, calculate the maximum expected shaking, and send alerts to surrounding areas before damage can occur. This technology…

TxDOT Celebrates 100 Years of Service to Texas

April 6, 2017 - in Transportation

AUSTIN – The Texas Department of Transportation turned 100 years old today and celebrated with an employee event at its downtown Austin headquarters office located in the DeWitt Greer building at 125 E. 11th Street. The event featured a travelling exhibit…

Fluor Wins Bid-Build U.S. 287 Infrastructure Project in Texas

April 6, 2017 - in Projects, Roads, Transportation

IRVING, Texas –Fluor Corporation (NYSE: FLR) announced today that it has been awarded a bid-build contract in Texas for the construction of the Texas Department of Transportation’s (TxDOT) U.S. 287 Project in Ellis County, just south of Dallas and Fluor’s…