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Arkansas Withdraws Projects as the Federal Highway Trust Fund Continues Route Toward Fiscal Cliff

March 25, 2015 - in Corporate, Transportation

LITTLE ROCK, March 24, 2015—The Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department (AHTD) has withdrawn 56 construction projects scheduled for consideration in its April 21, 2015 bid opening due to continuing uncertainty of Federal-aid reimbursements available…

Arizona to Add Virtual Inspection Stations to Keep Goods Moving

March 5, 2015 - in Corporate, Transportation

March 5, 2015—The Enforcement and Compliance Division of the Arizona Department of Transportation is more visibly known for its Enforcement Services,…

Colorado DOT Executive Director Don Hunt Offers Tips for Transportation Departments on Technology

January 29, 2015 - in People, Planning, Transportation

Denver, Colo., Jan. 28, 2015—As the world changes with the rapid advancement of connected devices and technologies, so must the transportation industry.…

Missouri DOT Unveils Proposed Road and Bridge Plan

January 15, 2015 - in Construction, Corporate, Transportation

JEFFERSON CITY, Jan. 14, 2015—The Missouri Department of Transportation today outlined its plan for taking care of roads and bridges with a severely reduced construction budget. "Missouri's 325 System" calls for MoDOT to focus its limited resources on approximately…

Transportation Commission Awards Nearly $35 Million in Highway Contracts

November 17, 2014 - in Financial, Maintenance, Roads, Transportation

Contracts totaling $34.9 million for six highway projects around the state, including two to be funded with revenue from the 10-cent fuel tax increase, were awarded by the Wyoming Transportation Commission during its November meeting in Cheyenne. Malcolm Drilling…

New Bill Aims to Give Local Communities Greater Access to Federal Transportation Funds

May 25, 2014 - in Financial, Projects, Transportation

The Innovation in Surface Transportation Act (HR 4726), introduced yesterday in the House of Representatives by Reps. Rodney Davis (R-IL) and Dina Titus (D-NV), would provide improved decision-making, responsibility and greater access to federal transportation…

New York City Releases a New Street Design Manual

October 22, 2013 - in Design/Engineering, Transportation

On Friday, during a keynote address at the MAS Summit, NYC's Department of Transportation Commissioner, Janette Sadik-Khan, unveiled the second edition of the city's Street Design Manual -- a living guidebook on how to design New York's streets, based on the…

Oklahoma Rides the Road to Automation with Restriction Routing

March 19, 2013 - in Feature, Featured, Transportation

The movement of oversize and overweight truck loads require permitting by each state in order to ensure safety, to make certain that the loads fit under or can be supported by bridges, and to help defray the maintenance costs that these larger loads place…

Tennessee DOT Reveals a Next-generation Web-based E-TRIMS System

February 27, 2013 - in Event Coverage, Transportation

Bryan Semore from the Tennessee Department of Transportation spoke today at the Intergraph Transportation Summit in Huntsville, Ala. Semore discussed the Tennessee Roadway Information Management System (TRIMS) that was first developed in the 1970s as a mainframe…

New Mexico Department of Transportation Goes BIM for Road and Highway Design Projects

December 17, 2012 - in Transportation

Autodesk, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADSK), the leader in cloud-based design and engineering software, announced that the New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) is the latest state DOT in the U.S. to expand their use of Autodesk software to include Autodesk Building…