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PHMSA Awards Nearly $1.5M in Grants for State Damage Prevention Programs

July 15, 2016 - in Financial, Pipelines

WASHINGTON - The U.S. Department of Transportation's Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) today announced nearly $1.5 million in grants to 18 states to support pipeline damage prevention. Awarded annually, the grants are used to strengthen…

Tetra Tech Establishes Global Clean Water Fund for 50th Anniversary

July 11, 2016 - in Corporate, Water

PASADENA, Calif., Jul. 11, 2016—Tetra Tech, Inc. (NASDAQ: TTEK) announced today the recipients of its 50th Anniversary Global Clean Water Fund grants.…

States Awarded More Than $49 Million in Pipeline Safety Grants

July 5, 2016 - in Corporate, Maintenance, Pipelines

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) today announced more than $49…

DOT Announces New Hazardous Materials Safety Grant

June 13, 2016 - in Corporate, Transportation

WASHINGTON—The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) today announced $1 million in grant funding for training and outreach programs to help local communities prepare for transportation incidents…

Communities Across America Seek $9.3 Billion in Transportation Funding

June 7, 2016 - in Corporate, Transportation

WASHINGTON – U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx today announced that the Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery (TIGER) grant program has received 585 applications from across the country totaling $9.3 billion in requested funding…

Pennsylvania Announces New Rail Projects with Job-Retention Benefits

May 13, 2016 - in Corporate, Rail

Harrisburg, Pa.—An estimated 9,200 jobs will be created and more than 39,000 will be retained over the next five years due to thirty-one rail projects being made possible by two PennDOT-managed grant programs. “Pennsylvania has the most railroads in the…

Maritime Administration Announces $ 4.9 Million to Strengthen U.S. Shipyard Competitiveness

April 19, 2016 - in Financial, Maintenance, Transportation

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Maritime Administration (MARAD) today awarded $4.9 million in grants to support capital improvements at nine small shipyards located throughout the United States. Provided through the Small Shipyard…

USDA Seeks Partner Proposals to Protect and Restore Critical Wetlands

April 6, 2016 - in Financial, Renewal/Retrofit, Water

WASHINGTON, April 5, 2016 – The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced the availability of $15 million to help eligible conservation partners leverage local investments to provide technical assistance and financial resources for wetlands protection…

FRA Announces $25 Million Available for Positive Train Control Implementation

April 5, 2016 - in Corporate, Maintenance, Rail, Sensors

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transporation’s Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) today announced that it is accepting applications for $25 million in competitive grant funding available to railroads, suppliers, and state and local governments…

Federal Transit Administration Announces Technical Support to Assist Selected Communities with Transit-Oriented Development

April 5, 2016 - in Corporate, Land Development, Planning

WASHINGTON – To help communities benefit from existing or planned public transportation projects, the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT)’s Federal Transit Administration (FTA) has selected nine cities to receive technical assistance to encourage economic…