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$200 million Repair Plan on the Indiana Toll Road Commences

March 17, 2016 - in Construction, Corporate, Roads

The Indiana Toll Road has begun work on a $200 million pavement rehabilitation project, which will become the largest undertaking in the Toll Road’s 60-year history. The two-year project will rebuild 70 miles of roadway — between Portage, Ind., and Elkhart,…

Construction on the 25km Tunnel for the Thames Tideway Sewer Project Begins

December 8, 2015 - in Construction, Projects, Wastewater

Two boats - 'Shake Dog' and 'Bull Dog' - pushed a barge supporting a crane into position near Blackfriars Bridge, to allow work to start on a new pier…

Siemens to Automate the Two Busiest Commuter Lines in the USA

November 20, 2013 - in Corporate, Transportation

Siemens Rail Automation, in a consortium with Bombardier Transportation, is to upgrade the train control systems on the two largest commuter lines in…

Mayrise Street Works System Updates to Meet Electronic Transfer of Notices

October 2, 2013 - in Corporate, Transportation

Mayrise Systems has released an upgrade to its market leading street works software to comply with new legislation from the Department for Transport (DfT). The updated technical specification for the Electronic Transfer of Notices aims to reduce the impact…

San Antonio Agrees to $1.1 Billion Upgrade Sewer Systems to Comply With Clean Water Act

July 24, 2013 - in Projects, Stormwater, Wastewater, Water

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Department of Justice announced today that the San Antonio Water System (SAWS) has agreed to make significant upgrades to reduce overflows from its sewer system and pay a $2.6 million civil penalty to…

Our Infrastructure Isn’t Ready for Climate Change

April 30, 2013 - in Projects, Renewal/Retrofit

Recently, the American Society of Civil Engineers released its latest Report Card for America’s Infrastructure, a measure of the condition, capacity, and maintenance of the nation’s vital systems, accounting for their ability to meet future needs and ensure…

BIMx Mobile Cutaway Function Aids Model Exploration

March 18, 2013 - in Corporate, Modeling

GRAPHISOFT announced today updates to BIMx mobile for iOS and Android devices, with the latest innovations for its cutting-edge communication and presentation tool for BIM projects. The latest version of BIMx includes important bug fixes and new features such…