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Wisconsin Governor Announces $2 Million Emergency Grant to SS Badger

October 31, 2016 - in Financial, News

Governor Scott Walker approved a $2 million emergency grant for repairs needed at the S.S. Badger landing at the Manitowoc dock as a result of damage from last winter. Temporary repairs served for this year’s operating season but a long-term repair is needed…

AECOM Awarded Alliant Energy Riverside Energy Center Expansion Project

June 28, 2016 - in Design/Engineering, Energy, Projects

LOS ANGELES, June 28, 2016 — AECOM (NYSE:ACM), a premier, fully integrated global infrastructure firm, announced today that it has been selected as…

The St. Croix Crossing Bridge Project Outlines 2016 Construction Plan

April 26, 2016 - in Bridges, Construction, Projects

STILLWATER, Minn. – St. Croix Crossing construction crews are actively working at all five river pier locations. The contractor will focus on the following…

Federal Railroad Administration Awards Wisconsin $3 Million to Increase Safety along Railroad Crossings

February 23, 2016 - in Corporate, Maintenance, Rail

Village of Pewaukee, Wis. – The Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) today awarded a $3 million grant to the State of Wisconsin to increase safety at 10 railroad crossings along 10 miles of the Waukesha County Sealed Corridor Project. The project is one…

New St. Croix River Crossing Will Open to Traffic in Late 2017

January 8, 2016 - in Bridges, Construction, Projects

St. Paul, Minn., Jan. 6, 2016—The Minnesota and Wisconsin Departments of Transportation today announced that the St. Croix River Crossing project will be open to traffic by the fall of 2017. In September, MnDOT and WisDOT and the contractor for the project,…

Wisconsin Announces $31 Million in Freight Rail Awards

January 5, 2016 - in Construction, Projects, Rail

Governor Scott Walker today announced awards for seven freight rail improvement projects totaling more than $31 million in grants and loans. The goal of Wisconsin’s freight railroad assistance program is to increase the use of rail transportation and support…

GEOPAVE Porous Pavements Offer Stormwater Contributions at Eco-Friendly Nature Preserve

December 15, 2015 - in Corporate, Stormwater

Appleton, Wisc., Dec. 14, 2015—Presto Geosystems’ GEOPAVE porous pavements were utilized along with other environmental and sustainable products in a popular Wisconsin nature preserve, The Ridges Sanctuary, in their pursuit for a LEED Platinum rating.…

Wisconsin Adds Mobile App to Provide Travelers with up-to-date Traffic Alerts

June 30, 2015 - in Corporate, Maintenance, Transportation

June 30, 2015—The Wisconsin Department of Transportation has launched a free smart phone application that will provide statewide travelers with information on traffic incidents, delays/backups, closures/detours, work zones and weather-related road conditions.…