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Civil Maps Closes Seed Funding Round Led by Ford, Motus Ventures

ALBANY, Calif.—Civil Maps, provider of 3D mapping technology for fully autonomous vehicles, today announced it raised a $6.6 million seed funding round. The round was led by Motus Ventures and includes investment from Ford Motor Company, Wicklow Capital,…

EPA Announces $10.7 Million in Supplemental Funds to Clean up Contaminated Brownfield Sites in Economically Disadvantaged Communities Across the Country

WASHINGTON – Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced approximately $10.7 million in supplemental funding to help transform communities…

Trio of Idaho I-15 Bridges Being Upgraded through the Fall with New Revenue

July 12, 2016 - in Bridges, Construction, Financial

POCATELLO—Three bridges on Interstate 15 in southeast Idaho, between Blackfoot and Idaho Falls in Bingham County, will be repaired or upgraded in a…

Missouri Transportation Program Focuses on Safety, System Preservation

July 8, 2016 - in Financial, Planning, Transportation

ST. LOUIS - The Statewide Transportation Improvement Program, or "STIP," approved today by the Missouri Highways and Transportation Commission, is focused on safety and the preservation of the existing system of state highways and bridges. The 2017-2021 STIP…

MaineDOT Receives $7.7 Million Grant Award for Further Infrastructure Improvements to the International Marine Terminal in Portland

Augusta – Today, the Maine Department of Transportation (MaineDOT) was notified that the U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT) will award $7,719,173 in grant funding to the Maine Intermodal Port Productivity Project (MIPPP) for infrastructure improvements…

Interior, USDA Announce More Than $47 Million in Investments for Water Conservation, Energy Efficiency, Drought Response & Agriculture Operations Across the West

June 24, 2016 - in Corporate, Water

BRIGHTON, Colo. – The U.S. Departments of Interior and Agriculture today announced more than $47 million in investments to help water districts and producers on private working lands better conserve water resources. The funds include $15 million in USDA…

Concrete Research Council to Fund Four Research Projects

Farmington Hills, Mich., June 21, 2016—The Concrete Research Council (CRC) has announced that it will provide research grants to four projects this year. The CRC is a council of the American Concrete Institute’s nonprofit subsidiary, the ACI Foundation.…

SCDOT Responds to Transportation Funding Bill

June 9, 2016 - in Financial, Transportation

The South Carolina Department of Transportation (SCDOT) appreciates the efforts over the past two years by Governor Haley and the General Assembly to review highway funding issues and to identify potential solutions towards meeting the needs of the state. …

Governor Cuomo Announces $16.3 Million in Rail Infrastructure Improvements Statewide

June 8, 2016 - in Financial, Rail

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced $16.3 million to fund rail and port improvement projects across New York State. These grants, from the Governor's Passenger and Freight Rail Assistance Program, will support projects that strengthen infrastructure vital…

Communities Across America Seek $9.3 Billion in Transportation Funding

June 7, 2016 - in Corporate, Transportation

WASHINGTON – U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx today announced that the Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery (TIGER) grant program has received 585 applications from across the country totaling $9.3 billion in requested funding…