Tag: transportation projects

Construction Processes, Legal

House bill aims to create lending institution for infrastructure projects

February 7, 2023

Via: Construction Dive

The bank would help finance work such as transportation projects, ports, electric grid security and broadband connectivity, according to the release. The bill also allows for broad discretion by the bank to invest in any infrastructure projects that it identifies […]

Construction Processes, Financial

Texas DOT proposes $8B highway plan, overhaul of I-35 through Austin

May 10, 2019

Via: Construction Dive

News of the massive expansion first emerged in 2017. At the time, the TxDOT said the environmental study would cost $20 million and be complete sometime this year. The TxDOT is relatively aggressive in spending money on needed surface transportation […]

Construction Processes, Financial

Arkansas opens $142M of transportation projects to low bids

January 22, 2019

Via: Construction Dive

The U.S. 412 widening initiative is one of the $1.8 billion Connecting Arkansas Program projects that is being funded by a 10-year, one-half cent sales tax that will expire in 2023. About 200 miles of highways and interstates will be […]

Construction Techniques

State touts paving technology on transportation projects

July 25, 2018

Via: Construction Dive

The Missouri Department of Transportation recently shared with Construction Dive the results of a year-long project proving that the use of intelligent compaction, infrared scanning and mapping software vastly improved pavement construction operations. “We were looking for ways to assess […]