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Anaheim Transportation Network & BYD Continue Partnership with Significant Zero-Emission Bus Order

May 17, 2019 - in News, Transit, Transportation

LOS ANGELES, CALIF.  – The Anaheim Transportation Network has awarded an order for 40 zero-emission buses to BYD (“Build Your Dreams”), a battery-electric vehicle manufacturer with North American headquarters in Los Angeles.   The ATN fleet…

Americans Support An Adequately Funded National Transportation Policy-Survey

May 15, 2019 - in News, Transportation

HNTB survey shows Americans believe transportation is vital to our country’s economic prosperity; dedicated source of funding needed to pay for it.…

Students Use a Driving Simulator to Test Roadway Design Before Construction

May 15, 2019 - in News, Roads, Technology, Transportation

ROLLA, Mo. – Two undergraduate students at Missouri University of Science and Technology used a driving simulator to help a civil engineering firm evaluate…

Video: DDOT Installs Bike Lane Barrier Using Repurposed Wood

May 13, 2019 - in Roads, Transportation, Video

Will Handsfield installs and gives a description of the work done on the I Street bike lane on May 7, 2019.

Semcon in New Project to Futureproof Power Supply for Trains

May 13, 2019 - in News, Rail, Transportation

A new contract means that Semcon will be futureproofing the energy plants powering Swedish rail services. The contract covers a total of around 200 plants ensuring that trains can operate smoothly and safely. This project is an example of Semcon’s strategic…

In New Bipartisan Letter, Committee Leaders Urge Congressional Leaders to Address Key Infrastructure Priorities in Budget Talks

May 10, 2019 - in News, Transportation

Washington, DC- Yesterday, the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure Chair Peter DeFazio (D-OR) and Ranking Member Sam Graves (R-MO); Subcommittee on Highways and Transit Chair Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) and Ranking Member Rodney Davis…

Seaboard Marine Launches New Savannah-Central America Route

May 10, 2019 - in News, Transportation

SAVANNAH, Ga. - The Port of Savannah welcomed its first Seaboard Marine vessel Wednesday. The new shipping line customer supports Savannah's cold chain logistics system with one new service to Central America, and a second to Latin America and the Caribbean.…

Stantec and Space Institute Research Corporation Evaluate Smart City Mobility Technologies

May 9, 2019 - in News, Transportation

NASHVILLE, TN NYSE, TSX: STN: Leading global design and engineering firm Stantec has partnered with the Space Institute Research Corporation (SIRC), an independent research and development organization at the University of Tennessee Space Institute (UTSI),…

ARTBA Safety Week Challenge to Highway Contractors: Certify Your Employees. Save Lives!

May 8, 2019 - in News, Transportation

Home to the Industry’s Only Internationally-Accredited Safety Program: www.puttingsafetyfirst.org (WASHINGTON) - As the annual “Construction Safety Week” gets underway, the American Road & Transportation Builders Association’s (ARTBA) Foundation…

ADOT, Partners Expand Healthy Forest Initiative to Reduce Wildfire Risk

May 6, 2019 - in Transportation

As of Jan. 1, 2020, timber-hauling trucks required to add sixth axle PHOENIX ‒ After the largest wildfire in state history burned more than 538,000 acres of eastern Arizona forest, the Arizona Department of Transportation and other groups launched a partnership…