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Missouri Creates $50M Transportation Cost-Share Program

August 13, 2019 - in Financial, News

A new “cost-share” program created by the Missouri General Assembly this year provides $50 million to the Missouri Department of Transportation and the Missouri Department of Economic Development to build “partnerships” with local entities in support…

U.S. Department of Transportation Awards $32.8 Million to Selected Projects Nationwide to Improve Passenger Ferry Service

August 12, 2019 - in Financial, News

WASHINGTON, DC – The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Transit Administration (FTA) today announced approximately $32.8 million in project…

FAA Awards Another Round of Airport Infrastructure Grants

August 5, 2019 - in Financial, News

The Federal Aviation Administration awarded $478 million in airport infrastructure grants on July 31 to 232 airports in 43 states, including American…

Georgia Department of Transportation Awards $173 Million in Construction Contracts

August 2, 2019 - in Financial, News

ATLANTA — The Georgia Department of Transportation awarded 54 construction contracts for statewide transportation projects totaling $173,927,084, the agency announced in a news release. Officials with GDOT said the projects included in the award were advertised…

Lazard Tops GlobalData’s Top 10 Global M&A Financial Adviser League Table in Power Sector for H1 2019

August 2, 2019 - in Financial, News

Lazard has topped the latest mergers and acquisitions (M&A) league table of the top 10 financial advisers for the power sector based on deal value in the first half (H1) of 2019, according to GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company. The financial…

U.S. Department of Transportation Announces $85 Million in Grants for Projects Nationwide to Expand Advanced Bus Technologies

July 29, 2019 - in Financial, News

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation’s (USDOT) Federal Transit Administration (FTA) today announced $84.9 million in grant selections through the Low- or No-Emission (Low-No) Grant program, which funds the deployment of transit buses and…

USDOT Event Highlights State DOT INFRA Grants

July 29, 2019 - in Financial, News

The U.S. Department of Transportation officially awarded nearly $856 million worth of Infrastructure for Rebuilding America or INFRA grants to fund 20 projects across the country during a special event at its Washington, D.C. headquarters on July 25 – with…

Caltrans Awards Local Bus and Train Systems $146 Million to Improve Commutes and Environment

July 29, 2019 - in Financial, News

SACRAMENTO — Continuing efforts to reduce the transportation sector’s impact on the environment, Caltrans announced today $146 million from the Low Carbon Transit Operations Program, or LCTOP, will go to 180 local mass transit projects around the state.…

2019 Regional Innovation Strategies Competition Grantees Announced

July 24, 2019 - in Financial, News

The U.S. Department of Commerce announced that the Atlantic County Economic Alliance, ACEA, located in Mays Landing, Atlantic County, New Jersey, has been awarded a $750,000 i6 Challenge Regional Innovation Strategies Grant.  For the grant, ACEA…

U.S. Department of Transportation Names Small Business Innovation Research Program Award Recipients

July 24, 2019 - in Financial, News

Washington — The U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT) today awarded 26 U.S. small businesses a total of $11,850,000 as part of the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Program. Each year, the SBIR Program solicits proposals from American small…