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RIDOT Soliciting Autonomous Transit Proposals

May 9, 2018 - in Transportation

The Rhode Island Department of Transportation seeking proposals from companies that can test and eventually deliver an "automated vehicle service" to fill a transportation gap between downtown Providence and Olneyville via the Woonasquatucket River corridor.…

MDTA Awards Contract for Replacing, Maintaining Tolling Equipment

May 9, 2018 - in Transportation

​The Maryland Transportation Authority recently awarded Kapsch TrafficCom a contract to replace and maintain all of the roadside tolling equipment in…

Video: Developing Better Concrete

MDOT is working with U-M to create safer and stronger roads and infrastructure.

RIDOT Accepting Proposals for Mobility Challenge to Bring Autonomous Transit Service to Rhode Island

May 2, 2018 - in Transit

The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) today announced that it is accepting proposals from companies who can test and eventually deliver an automated vehicle service to fill a transportation gap between downtown Providence and Olneyville via…

FDOT Selects Woolpert for $1.5M Photogrammetry Project in South Florida

April 30, 2018 - in News, Transportation

MIAMI (April 30, 2018) — The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) District 6 has hired Woolpert to conduct district-wide aerial photogrammetry and miscellaneous surveying services under a five-year, $1.5 million contract. The contract covers FDOT’s…

House Overwhelmingly Passes Long-Term FAA Reauthorization Bill

April 30, 2018 - in News, Transportation

Washington, D.C. - By a vote of 393 to 13, the House of Representatives today approved the bipartisan FAA Reauthorization Act of 2018 (H.R. 4), a five-year bill to reauthorize the programs of the Federal Aviation Administration, provide much needed long-term…

Air Travel Consumer Report: February 2018 Numbers

April 30, 2018 - in Transportation

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) today released its April 2018 Air Travel Consumer Report (ATCR) on air carrier data compiled for the month of February 2018.  The full consumer report and other aviation consumer matters…

Contraflow Trial to Add Third Lane on Keaau-Pahoa Road Near Hawaiian Paradise Park to Begin Monday, April 30, 2018

April 30, 2018 - in Transportation

HILO – The contraflow trial on Keeau-Pahoa Road (Highway 130) from Kaloli Drive to Shower Drive will begin at 6 a.m., Monday, April 30, 2018 and will run through the morning of May 11, 2018. This lane will be available to northbound motorists regardless…

Maryland Transit Agency Offers Grants to Help Spur Innovation by Local Systems

April 26, 2018 - in Transit, Transportation

​The Maryland Transit Administration introduced a new $2 million annual "Statewide Transit Innovation Grant" program for the next two fiscal years, under which local transit agencies and county officials can apply for state funding to help plan, design or…

Hawaii DOT Works to Repair Highway Wrecked by Flooding

April 26, 2018 - in Roads, Transportation

The Hawaii Department of Transportation said it is joining forces with other state, county and federal agencies to clear and repair sections of the Kuhio Highway between Lumahai and Wainiha on Kauai Island's North Shore after what was reported as "historic…