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Transportation Projects in Connecticut and Florida Win Top National Awards

November 14, 2016 - in Awards, Transportation

BOSTON – The American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO), AAA and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce today announced that the Connecticut Department of Transportation has earned the Grand Prize and the Florida Department of Transportation…

Infrastructure Showcase: America’s Top 12 Transportation Projects

October 18, 2016 - in Articles, Showcase

Twelve projects from 10 state departments of transportation are finalists for the 2016 America’s Transportation Awards competition, selected by the…

America’s Top 12 Transportation Projects Competing For Final National Awards

September 9, 2016 - in Transportation

WASHINGTON – The American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials, AAA and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce today, announced the finalists…

AASHTO and FHWA Sign Long-term Agreement to Promote Environmental Excellence in Program and Project Delivery

August 31, 2016 - in Transportation

WASHINGTON – The American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials was today awarded by the Federal Highway Administration a five year cooperative agreement to continue the Center for Environmental Excellence to advance a strategic national…

ITD Wins Pair of Prestigious America’s Transportation Awards for Work Benefiting Idaho Drivers

BOISE—The Idaho Transportation Department won a pair of America’s Transportation Awards (ATA). The awards recognized a historic investment in the state’s roads and bridges during the last decade, and a collaborative project in southeast Idaho that improves…

Seven Western States Claim National Awards for Outstanding Transportation Projects

WASHINGTON – Today seven western state departments of transportation claimed awards in a national competition highlighting excellence in projects that have improved travel safety, reduced roadway congestion, and provided more mobility options. The Western…

HNTB Earns Top Industry Awards from National Steel Bridge Alliance

June 28, 2016 - in Bridges, Corporate

KANSAS CITY, Mo., June 27, 2016 – HNTB Corporation earned four National Steel Bridge Alliance awards for its expertise on various bridge projects across the country. The firm was presented with the awards at the American Association of State Highway Transportation…

AASHTO and FHWA Announce Round 7 Recipients of SHRP2

June 20, 2016 – The FHWA and AASHTO are pleased to announce 42 transportation organizations as recipients of the Round 7 Implementation Assistance Program (IAP) under the second Strategic Highway Research Program (SHRP2). Thirteen SHRP2 Solutions from the…

Seven Northeast States Claim National Awards for Outstanding Transportation Projects

WASHINGTON—Seven northeastern states' departments of transportation became the first in 2016 to claim awards in a national competition highlighting excellence in construction projects that improve travel safety, reduce roadway congestion and provide more…

State DOTs Move Toward Increased Roadway Design Flexibility

May 27, 2016 - in Corporate, Design/Engineering, Roads

DES MOINES, IOWA—A committee of top engineers representing state departments of transportation this week adopted a resolution directing the development of more flexible highway and street design guidance. The American Association of State Highway and Transportation…