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Caltrans Responds to a Major Mudslide

November 11, 2015 - in Corporate, Maintenance, Roads

BISHOP, Calif. — In this News Flash, Caltrans shows the response to the Kern County State Route 58 mudslide that occurred on Oct. 15, 2015.  Due to a 1,000-year storm event, more than 200 vehicles were caught up in a mudslide that was more than 1 1/2 miles…

Leading Civil Engineers Credit Bentley’s OpenRoads ‘BIM Advancements’

November 4, 2015 - in Corporate, Roads, Surveying/Mapping

LONDON – The Year in Infrastructure 2015 Conference – 3 November 2015 – Bentley Systems, Incorporated, a leading global provider of comprehensive…

U.S. 20 Interchanges In Idaho Save Lives

November 3, 2015 - in Corporate, Design/Engineering, Roads

RIGBY - The interchanges on U.S. 20 between Idaho Falls and Sugar City have helped reduce serious-injury crashes despite increased traffic levels and…

MaineDOT Purchases an Automatic Road Analyzer from Fugro for Pavement Condition Assessments

October 28, 2015 - in Corporate, Maintenance, Roads

The Maine Department of Transportation (MaineDOT) purchased an Automatic Road Analyzer (ARAN) to collect pavement performance data across the state road network. Fugro Roadware’s ARAN delivers advanced highway condition data, and is capable of performing…

Colorado Commits $20 million to High Tech Transportation Solutions

October 28, 2015 - in Corporate, Roads, Sensors

The Colorado Department of Transportation commits $20 million for a high tech project dubbed RoadX. Thesolution will deploy over the next 10 years. What Is RoadX? RoadX is Colorado’s bold commitment to our customers to be a national leader in using innovative…

ITD’s Southeastern Idaho Office Earns StormReady Designation for Winter Preparations

October 23, 2015 - in Maintenance, Roads

POCATELLO - The slick winter-driving season is not yet here, but it soon will be, and Idaho Transportation Department (ITD) maintenance crews are already preparing. Looking ahead to apply necessary skills in order to save lives and property is one of the attributes…

Indiana Governor Proposes a $1 Billion Road Investment

October 14, 2015 - in Corporate, Maintenance, Roads

Indianapolis, Oct. 13, 2015—Governor Mike Pence today unveiled his 21st Century Crossroads proposal, a plan that will make $1 billion in new road funding available over the next four years without raising taxes. 21st Century Crossroads would put the Indiana…

Indiana Road and Bridge Conditions Continue to Improve

October 9, 2015 - in Corporate, Transportation

INDIANAPOLIS—Pavement and bridges maintained by the Indiana Department of Transportation continue to improve, according to the latest results submitted to the Federal Highway Administration. Every two years, a routine inspection is performed on every public-road…

Virginia Receives an Extra $55.5 Million in ‘Bonus’ Federal Funds to Improve Roads and Bridges Statewide

October 8, 2015 - in Construction, Financial

RICHMOND, Oct. 7, 2015—Gov. Terry McAuliffe announced today the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) received an additional $55.5 million in federal funds that was originally allocated to other states. Since they did not have projects ready to go…

First Horizons Contracts for Yotta Australia

September 24, 2015 - in Corporate, Maintenance, Modeling, Roads

Leamington Spa, UK, Sept. 24, 2015—Yotta Australia, the authorised distributor of Horizons software for Australia and New Zealand, has won its first contracts for the visualised asset management platform. The recently signed software and service agreement…