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Lt. Governor Holcomb Awards $47 Million in Road and Bridge Funds to 102 Central Indiana Communities

August 23, 2016 - in Bridges, Roads, Transportation

CARMEL, Ind. – Lieutenant Governor Eric Holcomb joined INDOT officials today to announce that 102 Central Indiana cities, towns, and counties are receiving a combined $47 million to improve local roads and bridges through the State’s Community Crossings…

Transportation Commission Awards $16.5 Million in Highway Contracts

August 23, 2016 - in Roads, Transportation

Motorists will see additional passing lanes along WYO 59 between Douglas and Bill to help with traffic flow. The Wyoming Transportation Commission during…

BTS Statistics Release: May 2016 North American Freight Numbers

July 29, 2016 - in Roads, Transportation

Trucks carried more U.S. freight by value with North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) partners Canada and Mexico in May 2016 compared to May 2015…

Midtown Tunnel Opens to One Lane of Traffic; Lane Opens Six Months Ahead of Schedule

July 22, 2016 - in Roads, Transportation

PASADENA, CA – Parsons, in partnership with the Virginia Department of Transportation, is pleased to announce that one westbound lane of traffic is now open in the new, 4,300‑ft-long Midtown Tunnel under the Elizabeth River, which connects U.S. Route 58…

Michael Baker International Selected for I-635 Improvement Project to Assist in Expansion of Dallas Region

July 13, 2016 - in Design/Engineering, Projects, Roads

Dallas, July 12, 2016—Michael Baker International, a global leader in engineering, planning and consulting services, is playing a critical role in the growth of a 33-mile stretch of Interstate 635 (I-635) in Dallas. The company was awarded a $2.75-million,…

West Virginia Road Damage Tops $46 Million

July 8, 2016 - in Analysis, Corporate, Maintenance, Roads

CHARLESTON—The West Virginia Division of Highways announces that road damage from recent flooding now totals $46,859,290. More than a dozen contractors have been hired to restore access to communities and repair major routes. WVDOH crews from around the…

Arizona on Track for Federal Grant Advancing I-10 Improvements

July 7, 2016 - in Corporate, Planning, Roads

Arizona is on track to receive a $54 million federal grant helping fund two key widening projects, and adding traffic-management technology that includes a dust storm detection and warning system, along Interstate 10 between Phoenix and Tucson. Members of…

Dewberry Selected for Garden State Parkway Contract

July 6, 2016 - in Construction, Corporate, Roads

Dewberry has been selected by the New Jersey Turnpike Authority to provide supervision of construction services for bridge repairs and resurfacing to the Garden State Parkway (GSP) from milepost 126 to 172 in Middlesex, Union, Essex, Passaic, and Bergen Counties.…

Researchers Test Pig Manure as Road Pavement Additive

July 6, 2016 - in Corporate, Roads

Pig farmers around the world have a major complaint and it involves the ever-present challenge of what to do with the nearly 43 billion gallons of pig excrement, or manure, that is generated every year. Professor Elle Fini and a team of researchers at North…

Atkins to Help CDOT Redefine Safety and Mobility for Colorado’s Transportation System

June 23, 2016 - in Design/Engineering, Projects, Roads

Atkins has been selected to advise Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) in transforming the state’s aging transportation system into one of the safest and most reliable in the nation. CDOT recently selected Atkins to provide program support for their…