Tag: infrastructure program


House Approves Construction Hikes in 2022 Spending Bills

July 30, 2021

Via: ENR

The House has approved nine of its 12 appropriations bills for fiscal year 2022 and delivered positive news for the construction industry, providing increased funding levels for nearly all major federal construction and infrastructure programs. But the House actions are […]


Biden calls union reps ‘real friends,’ seeks their infrastructure input

February 18, 2021

Via: Construction Dive

The president described the United States as ranked “like 38th in the world in terms of infrastructure, everything from canals to highways to airports.” He said the country must do “everything we can do and we need to do to […]

Construction Processes, Financial

Tolls may help Florida’s pending $10B infrastructure program

February 14, 2019

Via: Construction Dive

State DOTs around the U.S. are including more tolled options in their highway projects, particularly in areas of high congestion. These options sometimes include high-occupancy toll (HOT) lanes. HOT lanes are simply high-occupancy vehicle (HOV) lanes that allow those who […]

Construction Processes, Interaction of Expertise

String of infrastructure investments underway hints at big 2019

January 3, 2019

Via: Construction Dive

Infrastructure work may be heating up again with whisperings of President Donald Trump’s administration reinitiating the $1 trillion infrastructure plan promised during his 2016 presidential campaign. The administration claims to be willing to increase the federal share of the infrastructure […]