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DART and Trinity Metro Rail Lines to Connect at DFW Airport

April 19, 2021 - in News, Transit, Transportation

On Tuesday, April 14, the Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) Board of Directors unanimously approved a resolution authorizing a payment of $21.5 million to Trinity Metro for reimbursement of project costs incurred by Trinity Metro in the construction of approximately…

Q-Free extends Georgia DOT contract for state-wide traffic signal management software, including an upgrade to Kinetic Signals

April 16, 2021 - in News, Technology, Transportation

Georgia DOT, with more than 9,000 signals and over 50 central systems, is the largest agency to date to commit to upgrading to the company’s Kinetic…

Aurigo Masterworks to Automate Capital Program Management for the New Jersey Turnpike Authority

April 14, 2021 - in News, Transportation

Austin, Texas — Aurigo Software, the leading provider of capital planning and construction management software for infrastructure and private owners,…

DART Celebrates Opening of Hidden Ridge Station in Irving

April 12, 2021 - in News, Transit, Transportation

On April 9, Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) celebrated the opening of the Hidden Ridge Station at Carpenter Ranch in Irving, the 65th station in the DART network. Developed in partnership with the City of Irving and Verizon Communications, the new station…

PennDOT Accepting Unsolicited Public-Private Partnership Proposals Until April 30

April 9, 2021 - in News, Transportation

Submission period applies to PennDOT-owned projects and infrastructure  Harrisburg, PA – The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) Office of Public-Private Partnerships (P3) announced today that it is accepting unsolicited proposals…

U.S. Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg Announces $187 Million in Federal Funding Allocations for Four Bus Rapid Transit Projects

April 7, 2021 - in News, Transit, Transportation

Transit projects in California, Utah and Washington State will receive allocations under FTA’s Capital Investment Grants (CIG) Small Starts Program WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Transit Administration (FTA) today announced…

RINKER materials customized reinforced concrete pipe CARRIES LOAD for new U.S. 64 Asheboro bypass

April 7, 2021 - in Roads, Transportation

ASHEBORO, N.C. (April 7, 2021) – The North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT) recently completed the new southern bypass of U.S. 64 in Asheboro, which began in 2015. Designed to help reduce congestion, streamline traffic flow, and improve safety…

Video: The Tunnel

April 5, 2021 - in Rail, Transportation, Video

The Tunnel is a new 35-minute documentary film about the creation and the re-creation of the Blue Ridge Railroad Tunnel. In the 1850s, Irish immigrants dug this nearly mile-long tunnel. Many of them were maimed or even died. In 1944 the tunnel was closed.…

FAA Awards $627.7 Million in Airport Improvement Grants

April 5, 2021 - in Airports, Financial, News

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) will award more than $627.7 million in infrastructure and safety projects through the FY2021 Airport Improvement Program (AIP). “Airports serve…

Stantec selected by the Texas Department of Transportation to design the expansion of US 80 in Dallas

April 1, 2021 - in News, Roads, Transportation

Dallas, TX - TSX, NYSE: STN: Leading global design firm Stantec has been selected by the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) to provide design engineering services for the expansion of US 80 from Belt Line Road to Lawson Road in Dallas. With a construction…