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U.S. Vehicle Travel Returns to Near Pre-Pandemic Levels; New Report Examines COVID-19 Transportation Impacts

May 27, 2021 - in News, Roads, Transportation

Full report, appendix and video interview with report author available at this link.   AS U.S. VEHICLE TRAVEL REBOUNDS TO NEAR PRE-PANDEMIC LEVELS, 15 STATES HAVE EXCEED PRE-COVID LEVELS; NEW REPORT EXAMINES COVID-19 IMPACT AND CURRENT TRENDS IN VEHICLE…

Skanska completes preparatory work for a new highway outside Oslo, Norway, for NOK 930M, about SEK 920M

May 22, 2021 - in News, Roads, Transportation

Skanska has signed a contract with the Norwegian Public Roads Administration on preparatory work for a part of the new E18 highway between Fornebukrysset…

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,…

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…

Skanska improves the A428 road in the East of England region, UK, for GBP 507M, about SEK 5.8 billion

March 23, 2021 - in News, Roads, Transportation

Skanska has signed a contract with Highways England to improve the A428 road in the East of England region, UK. The contract is worth GBP 507M, about SEK 5.8 billion, which will be included in the order bookings for Europe in the first quarter 2021. Skanska…

FHWA Awards $18.7 Million to Eight Projects to Explore New Highway Funding Methods

March 17, 2021 - in News, Roads, Transportation

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) today awarded $18.7 million in “Surface Transportation System Funding Alternatives” (STSFA) grants to eight projects, led by six state Departments of Transportation…

Federal Investment Helped Advance 22,000 Highway Improvement Projects in 2020, New Data Reveals

March 16, 2021 - in News, Roads, Transportation

National and state-by-state data available artbahighwaydashboard.org WASHINGTON)— State governments leveraged $29 billion in federal funds to advance $70 billion in highway improvements during fiscal year (FY) 2020, according to new federal data.  …

IDOT Launches All-Electronic Permit System for Work Impacting State Roads

March 12, 2021 - in News, Roads, Transportation

New system to streamline and speed up application process for physical alteration permits The Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) today launched a new all-electronic permitting system for those wishing to apply for a physical alteration permit…

Entire I-69 Finish Line Corridor Moving to Construction After Final Contracts Awarded

February 4, 2021 - in News, Roads, Transportation

INDIANAPOLIS – Governor Eric J. Holcomb and Indiana Department of Transportation Commissioner Joe McGuinness announced today that the final two of five construction contracts to build the I-69 Finish Line project between Martinsville and Indianapolis have…

Diverging Diamond Interchange To Deliver Economic Benefits In Ohio

February 2, 2021 - in News, Roads

A diverging diamond interchange or DDI proposed by the Ohio Department of Transportation, the city of Findlay, and the Hancock County Engineer’s Office as part of the rehabilitation of the intersection of Interstate 75 and County Road 99 should…