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Video: MDOT Bridges: Repair vs. Replace

May 1, 2017 - in Bridges, Transportation, Video

Whether it’s an interstate over the Mississippi River or a local highway over a small creek, MDOT maintains over 5,000 bridges across the state. Learn more about how bridges are prioritized for repair or replacement, and how much each method costs to extend…

Trio of Idaho I-15 Bridges Being Upgraded through the Fall with New Revenue

July 12, 2016 - in Bridges, Construction, Financial

POCATELLO—Three bridges on Interstate 15 in southeast Idaho, between Blackfoot and Idaho Falls in Bingham County, will be repaired or upgraded in a…

American Concrete Institute Announces New Concrete Repair Code

FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich., June 13, 2016—The American Concrete Institute announces the availability of the new ACI 562-16: Code Requirements for Evaluation,…

Rapid Repair of Severely Damaged Concrete Columns After an Earthquake

April 29, 2016 - in Buildings, Corporate, Renewal/Retrofit

Repair of damaged bridge columns following an earthquake is a good alternative to replacement; benefits include cost savings, reduction in construction time, and decreased interruption of emergency services. The objective of bridge repair is to rehabilitate…

Federal Highway Administration Releases $1 Million in Emergency Relief Funds to Repair Highway and Bridge Damage in Louisiana

March 25, 2016 - in Corporate, Maintenance, Stormwater

WASHINGTON – U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx today announced the immediate availability of $1 million in Emergency Relief funds from the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) to the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development to help…

Federal Highway Administration Releases $2 Million in Emergency Relief Funds to Repair Highway and Bridge Damage in Tennessee and Mississippi

March 18, 2016 - in Financial, Maintenance, Transportation

WASHINGTON – U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx today announced the immediate availability of $2 million in Emergency Relief funds from the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) to the Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT) and the Mississippi…

Federal Highway Administration Announces $1 Million in Emergency Relief for Flood-Damaged Roads and Bridges in Missouri

January 11, 2016 - in Financial, Maintenance

WASHINGTON – U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx today announced the immediate availability of $1 million in emergency relief funds from the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) to the Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) to help repair…

New Publication of Code for Evaluation, Repair and Rehabilitation of Concrete Buildings

FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich. Sept. 29, 2015—The American Concrete Institute announces the availability of a new invaluable publication for concrete industry professionals—Guide to the Code for Evaluation, Repair, and Rehabilitation of Concrete Buildings. Published…

MDOT Bridge Rebuilding Vital to Community Renewal

August 26, 2015 - in Bridges, Corporate, Renewal/Retrofit

Biloxi, Miss.—With its 120 mph winds and 28-foot storm surge racing towards the Gulf Coast, Hurricane Katrina made landfall on August 29, 2005, causing more than $1 billion in damage to Mississippi’s transportation infrastructure. Both the Biloxi Bay and…

U.S. Transportation Secretary Foxx Announces $1 Million in Emergency Relief Funds for Oklahoma’s Flood-Damaged Roads

June 4, 2015 - in Corporate, Maintenance

WASHINGTON – U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx today announced the immediate availability of $1 million in Emergency Relief funds from the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) to help the Oklahoma Department…