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New Data Show U.S. Driving at Highest Level in Six Years

September 1, 2014 - in Analysis, Maintenance, Projects, Roads, Transportation

New estimates released today by the U.S. Department of Transportation's Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) show that American driving between July 2013 and June 2014 is at levels not seen since 2008, fueling calls for greater investment in highways that…

Interstate 65 Widening Improves Safety, Reduces Construction and Comes in Under Budget

August 28, 2014 - in Construction, Projects, Roads, Transportation

A project that increased traffic capacity, improved safety and reduced congestion along a major artery in southcentral Kentucky has been recognized with…

Washington Adds New Cameras and Signs for Real-time Traffic Updates Along SR 539 and SR9

August 28, 2014 - in Projects, Roads, Sensors, Transportation

Drivers who plan to travel to Canada via Lynden and Sumas have a new source of information to use when choosing a border crossing. A contractor for the…

Fugro Awarded Contract by Oregon Department of Transportation

The Oregon Department of Transportation (ODOT) has awarded Fugro Roadware a multi-year contract for Automated Pavement Data Collection services. The contract includes the collection of pavement data and right of way images of approximately 4,000-5,000 miles…

Tennessee Funds Transportation Projects Aimed at Reducting Congestion and Pollution

Tennessee Department of Transportation Commissioner John Schroer announced today the award of over $27 million in Congestion Mitigation and Air Quality Improvement (CMAQ) grants in 11 communities across the state. The 31 grants will fund a wide range of transportation…

$750,000 in ‘Quick Release’ Emergency Relief Funds Headed to Detroit for Roads Damaged by Rainfall

U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx today announced the immediate availability of $750,000 in emergency relief funds from the U.S. Department of Transportation to help the Michigan Department of Transportation cover the costs of repairing roads and…

CycloMedia Selected by CIO Review for 20 Most Promising GIS Companies

August 21, 2014 - in Corporate, Modeling, Roads

CIO Review selected CycloMedia for its 20 Most Promising GIS Companies in July – article currently published in CIO Review Magazine as well as online. The positioning is based on evaluation of CycloMedia’s specialties in Cycloramas, GlobeSpotter Cloud…

Fugro’s iVision 3.8 to Assist in Compliance with MAP-21 Act

Fugro Roadware is helping state agencies comply with the new federal law requiring them to digitally map the National Highway System (NHS) of the United States. As part of the risk-based asset management plans for the NHS, Fugro Roadware's latest advancements…

New AASHTO Design Guide to Improve Planning and Integration of Transit Facilities in the Roadway Environment

The American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO), has created a first of its kind design guide to help transportation planners successfully integrate transit facilities into the roadway environment. The Guide for Geometric Design…

360-Degree SphereVision Video Gives a Clear View of Street Cleaning in London

August 18, 2014 - in Corporate, Maintenance, Roads, Transportation

Leading recycling and waste management company Veolia Environmental Services is taking the smart route to cleaner streets, by using a SphereVision 360 degree video system to monitor its waste management operations around Central London. Veolia, which provides…