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WSP Infrastructure Index: 80 Percent of Americans Support Equity in Infrastructure Spending Over Improvements in Their Own Communities

May 19, 2022 - in Financial, News

New survey in partnership with The Harris Poll reveals 86 percent of Americans also favor spending more on quality infrastructure rather than realizing near-term savings.   WASHINGTON, D.C. — WSP USA, a leading engineering and professional services…

President Biden and U.S. Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg Announce Availability of $1 Billion for Local Communities to Ensure Safe Streets and Roads for All, Address National Roadway Safety Crisis

May 16, 2022 - in Financial, News

Bipartisan Infrastructure Law Provides Dedicated Funding for Safety Projects that Prevent Fatalities, Serious Injuries   WASHINGTON – The U.S.…

ACI Foundation Funds 10 New Research Projects

May 13, 2022 - in Financial, News

The ACI Foundation’s Concrete Research Council (CRC) selected 10 research projects to receive grants this year. The ACI Foundation seeks concrete research…

President Biden Adds $234.3 Million to Bolster America’s Port Infrastructure

May 11, 2022 - in Financial, News

FY 2022 Appropriations Act Raises Port Infrastructure Development Program Funding to More Than $684 Million, the Highest Total Ever WASHINGTON – Today, the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Maritime Administration (MARAD) announced that up to $684.3…

U.S. Department of Transportation Announces up to $200 million TIFIA Loan for the Governor Harry W. Nice Memorial/Senator Thomas “Mac” Middleton Bridge Replacement Project in Maryland

May 3, 2022 - in Financial, News

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation today announced that its Build America Bureau has provided a $200 million low-interest loan to the Maryland Transportation Authority (MDTA) for the Governor Harry W. Nice Memorial/Senator Thomas “Mac”…

Transportation Commission awards almost $26.6 million in contracts in April

April 28, 2022 - in Financial, News

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — The Wyoming Transportation Commission awarded almost $26.6 million in contracts for seven Wyoming Department of Transportation construction projects during its April 21 business meeting. Cheyenne-based Knife River was awarded a $4.6 million…

Gov. Wolf Announces $47.8 Million Investment in 56 Multimodal Projects to Improve Safety, Mobility, Local Economies

April 25, 2022 - in Financial, News

Harrisburg, PA – Governor Tom Wolf announced today that 56 highway, bridge, transit, and bike and pedestrian projects in 28 counties were selected for $47.8 million in funding through the Multimodal Transportation Fund. "Transportation is critical to…

President Biden, USDOT Announce New Guidance and $6.4 Billion to Help States Reduce Carbon Emissions Under the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law

April 22, 2022 - in Financial, News

Key program will fund projects that help fight climate change and save Americans money on gas WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Highway Administration today announced a new program that unlocks $6.4 billion in formula funding…

Governor Hochul Announces Record $32.8 Billion for Transportation Infrastructure as Part of FY 2023 Budget

April 12, 2022 - in Financial, News

New Five-Year, $32.8 Billion DOT Capital Plan Supports Major Infrastructure Projects Across New York State Funds New Large-Scale Projects, Including Kensington Expressway in Buffalo; Livingston Avenue Bridge in Albany; Interstate 86 Conversion in Orange and…

President Biden, USDOT Announce More than $20 Billion for Communities of All Sizes to Support Transit This Year

April 8, 2022 - in Financial, News

President’s Bipartisan Infrastructure Law provides largest-ever investment in transit, giving riders better service while creating jobs and growing U.S. manufacturing WASHINGTON – President Biden and the U.S. Department of Transportation's Federal Transit…