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Bentley Systems Co-sponsors AASHTO National Bridge and Structure TRAC Competition

March 29, 2022 - in Announcement, Events, News

Middle and High School Students Will Showcase Bridge Design Projects in Virtual Event on March 29 EXTON, Pa.  – Bentley Systems, Incorporated (Nasdaq: BSY), the infrastructure engineering software company, and the American Association of State Highway…

Steel Bridge Task Force Announces Recipient of 2022 Robert J. Dexter Memorial Award Lecture

February 4, 2022 - in Awards, News, People

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Steel Bridge Task Force of the American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI), the National Steel Bridge Alliance (NSBA), and…

Support Builds For Senate’s $1.2T Bipartisan Infrastructure Bill

August 10, 2021 - in News

Following the release of the full legislative text of the $1.2 trillion “Infrastructure Investment & Jobs Act” or IIJA in the Senate…

Eight Southern State DOT Projects Win Regional Awards For Improving Community Safety, Access, And Efficiency

August 9, 2021 - in Awards, News

WASHINGTON—State department of transportation projects in Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, North Carolina, and South Carolina earned regional recognition in the America’s Transportation Awards for projects that provided innovative transit options…

Bentley Systems Partners with AASHTO to Host Student TRAC Bridge Virtual Event

April 20, 2021 - in Announcement, Events, News

AASHTO schedules its National Bridge and Structure TRAC Contest as a virtual event April 28. Image courtesy of Bentley Systems.     Middle and High School Students from Several States Will Showcase Bridge Design Projects in a Virtual Setting  …

Board Of Directors Adopts New Strategic Plan For AASHTO

November 17, 2020 - in Announcement, Events, News

The board of directors for the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials formally adopted a new five-year strategic plan for the organization on November 13 during the group’s annual meeting. The plan reinforces AASHTO’s vision…

AASHTO Elects New President, Vice President, Secretary/Treasurer

November 17, 2020 - in News, People

The board of directors of the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials elected Victoria Sheehan (above at left), commissioner of the New Hampshire Department of Transportation, to serve as its 2020-2021 president on November 13 during…

AASHTO Applauds Congress for Saving Billions for Transportation

November 26, 2019 - in Featured, Financial, News

WASHINGTON – The American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials thanked Congress and the President for their bipartisan support for eliminating the $7.6 billion rescission of Highway Trust Fund contract authority, originally set to occur…

Video: AASHTO Bridge Design Specifications Explained

May 15, 2018 - in Bridges, Transportation, Videos

Burak Boyaci, P.E., Product Manager for LEAP Bridge Steel at Bentley Systems, takes time to speak with Informed Infrastructure about updates to the AASHTO Bridge Design Specifications, including the field splice design approach and other aspects.

AASHTO Calls for ‘Simpler, More Reliable’ USDOT Process to Spur Use of TIFIA Project Loans

July 19, 2017 - in Transportation

The group that represents state departments of transportation wants to see the USDOT increase the federal share of financing projects under TIFIA, the department's main infrastructure loan program, and "develop a simpler, faster and more reliable application…