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N. Carolina DOT Contracts for Set of Projects to Improve 95 Road Miles in 2 Years

April 17, 2018 - in Roads, Transportation

The North Carolina Department of Transportation said it will start work April 30 on a series of projects across four counties that includes the Winston-Salem area that will upgrade 95 miles of roads over the next two years. It said that will be under nearly…

Hands-On Training Center Opened, Dedicated to Highway First Responders

April 11, 2018 - in Roads, Transportation

DOUGLAS COUNTY—CDOT, Douglas County and the Colorado State Patrol (CSP) today celebrated the grand opening of the state's first traffic incident management…

States to Recoup Large Emergency Road Repair Costs From Reloaded FHWA Fund

April 10, 2018 - in Roads, Transportation

State departments of transportation are in line to receive substantial federal payments this year to help them cover costs to repair federal-aid roads…

Video: North Carolina Triangle Expressway

March 19, 2018 - in Roads, Transportation, Video

N.C. 540, also known as the Triangle Expressway, will meet Interstate 40 south of Garner at the spot where the U.S. 70 Bypass now splits off heading east into Johnston County. Here's what the resulting interchange will look like. NC DOT Read more here: http://www.newsobserver.com/news/traffic/article204667039.html#storylink=cpy…

Michael Baker International Partners with Mississippi DOT on $19.3 Million Project to Update and Reconstruct Major Route Across State

March 1, 2018 - in Roads, Transportation

Ridgeland, Miss. (March 1, 2018) - Michael Baker International, a global leader in engineering, planning and consulting services, today announced a partnership with the Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) to reconstruct an eight-mile stretch of…

Michael Baker International’s Mountain View Corridor Project Construction is Completed to Accommodate Growth in Salt Lake County, Utah

February 19, 2018 - in Roads, Transportation

Salt Lake City – Michael Baker International, a global leader in engineering, planning and consulting services, announced the completion of the second phase of the Mountain View Corridor project. Michael Baker International, as part of the Ralph L. Wadsworth/Staker…

Michael Baker International Awarded $6.1 Million Contract to Help Reduce Congestion Along Major Dallas Freeway

January 17, 2018 - in Corporate, News, Roads, Transportation

Pittsburgh (January 17, 2018) - Michael Baker International, a global leader in engineering, planning and consulting services, today announced that it was recently awarded a $6.1 million contract by the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) to provide…

Mississippi Completes Expansion Project on One of State’s Busiest Highways

January 3, 2018 - in Roads, Transportation

Officials including Mississippi Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves and Transportation Commissioner Dick Hall held a Dec. 11 ribbon-cutting to formally conclude the Highway 25/Lakeland Drive Expansion Project ​that added a lane in each direction to the heavily used…

U.S. October Road Traffic Continues Run of New Record Highs

December 19, 2017 - in Roads, Transportation

Motor vehicle travel on all U.S. highways and streets increased 1.2 percent in October from a year earlier – adding 3.3 billion more vehicle miles – and continued a string of record-high volume levels. The Federal Highway Administration in its latest monthly…

Texas DOT to Add Toll, Non-Toll Capacity on US 183 in North Austin

November 7, 2017 - in Roads, Transportation

The Texas Transportation Commission said it authorized the state Department of Transportation to advance a $500 million set of projects to add both toll and non-toll capacity along 9 miles of US 183 in north Austin. "This expansion is going to address congestion…