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Strider Construction Lands Bridge Project

July 30, 2015 - in Bridges, Construction, Corporate

BOISE, Idaho—The Bureau of Reclamation awarded a $4.5 million contract to Whatcom County contractor Strider Construction Co. to construct a bridge, build access roads and begin earthwork for a new fish passage facility at Cle Elum Dam, 75 miles northwest…

Balfour Beatty Joint Venture Selected to Deliver a Smart Motorways Package

July 30, 2015 - in Construction, Projects, Roads

Balfour Beatty, the international infrastructure group, today announces that its joint venture with VINCI, a global player in concessions and construction,…

Project Expanding Intellegent Transportation System

July 13, 2015 - in News, Sensors, Transportation

LUBBOCK — The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) is set to begin work on a $1.4 million project that will expand the Lubbock District’s Intelligent…

FHWA and New York State DOT Release I-81 Viaduct Project Scoping Report

May 1, 2015 - in Bridges, Projects

The New York State Department of Transportation (NYSDOT) and the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) today announced the release of the Scoping Report for the Interstate 81 Viaduct Project. The report is available on the project website www.i81opportunities.org. It…

Upstate Renewable Energy Project to Power 1,800 Homes

April 2, 2015 - in Projects, Renewables

SPARTANBURG, S.C., April 2, 2015—Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE:RSG) announced today its newest landfill gas-to-energy (LFGTE) project located at the Upstate Regional Landfill in Union County. The renewable energy project consists of two reciprocating combustion…

CDOT Transportation Commission Recommends Financing I-70 East Project with Private Investment

February 21, 2015 - in Corporate, Roads, Transportation

DENVER, Colo., Feb. 19, 2015—The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) Transportation Commission today decided to move forward with a Design Build Finance Operate Maintain (DBFOM) method for the finance and delivery of the I-70 East project from I-25…

First Solar and Apple Strike Industry’s Largest Commercial Power Deal

February 11, 2015 - in Construction, Projects, Renewables

TEMPE, Ariz., Feb. 10, 2015—First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) today announced that Apple has committed $848 million for clean energy from First Solar's California Flats Solar Project in Monterey County, Calif. Apple will receive electricity from 130 megawatts…

Transportation Projects in 2015 to Drive Economic Development in Arizona

February 9, 2015 - in Projects, Transportation

PHOENIX, Feb. 9, 2015— The new year is shaping up to be a big year for the Arizona Department of Transportation, as the agency will be working on several new and existing projects that will aid economic development and support the efficient movement of goods…

Providing an Information Perspective on Capital Projects #YII2014

November 6, 2014 - in Event Coverage, Modeling, Planning

We heard from Edward Merrow, with Independent Project Analysis and author of Industrial Megaprojects, in London today at Bentley's Year in Infrastructure event. The project perspective that was provided mentioned that projects that fail, usually fail early…

Integration of National-Level Geospatial Ecological Tools and Data for Transportation

September 2, 2014 - in Analysis, Projects, Transportation

TRB’s second Strategic Highway Research Program (SHRP 2) Capacity Project C40A has released a pre-publication, non-edited version of a report that documents the development of an integrated, geospatial ecological screening tool for early transportation planning…