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Project to improve pedestrian access and safety begins in Maryland

June 9, 2022

Via: Roads & Bridges

A Howard County, Maryland construction project aimed at improving pedestrian access and safety has begun. The project will also provide roadway improvements along Oakland Mills Road in Columbia. The Oakland Mills Road Complete Street project will be completed in two […]


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Balfour Beatty Wins $698M Fort Meade Project Contract

April 15, 2022

Via: ENR

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers awarded a $697.8-million design-build contract to Balfour Beatty Construction LLC for a building at Fort Meade in Maryland, the Dept. of Defense announced April 13. The project will include construction of a multi-story 858,000-sq-ft […]


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Design-build contractor selected for Purple Line light-rail transit in Maryland

November 12, 2021

Via: Roads & Bridges

Maryland Transit Solutions (MTS) has been selected as design-build contractor to complete the Purple Line light-rail transit system. Purple Line Transit Partners (PLTP), in close partnership with the Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT) and the Maryland Transit Administration (MTA) selected […]


Construction Processes, Financial

Maryland Adds Millions to Boost $6B Beltway Toll Lanes Engineering

November 9, 2021

Via: ENR

The consulting engineering team assisting the Maryland Dept. of Transportation with its $6-billion Beltway/Interstate-270 Express Lanes plan will receive an additional $45 million to help finalize environmental documents and advance the project toward financial close. Reynolds, Smith & Hills; WSP […]


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Maryland Extends Purple Line Contractor Search

September 15, 2021

Via: ENR

Maryland transportation officials have extended the process of selecting a new design-build contractor for the $2 billion Purple Line light rail project, pushing the deadline for having a new team in place to February 2022. The move, approved Sept. 15 […]


Construction Site Safety, News, Regulations

How a Maryland County Created the Gold Standard for Building Emission Standards

May 21, 2021

Via: ENR

Montgomery County, Md. is generating significant buzz among U.S. jurisdictions interested in reducing greenhouse gas emissions associated with buildings. After tightening eligibility requirements for an over-subscribed green building tax credit in September 2020, the Montgomery County council upped the ante […]


Construction Processes, Financial

Maryland county school board approves $1.2B school P3

October 27, 2020

Via: Construction Dive

PGCPS said that 40% of its buildings that were constructed 60 years ago need either total renovation or replacement. The price tag to modernize the system would be approximately $8.5 billion over 20 years, but PGCPS has only $210 million […]


Construction Processes, Design, Financial

Pulse: Project News for the Week of July 2, 2018

June 26, 2018

Via: ENR

Alabama The Alabama Dept. of Transportation is planning to construct additional lanes along a 4.8-mile section of Interstate 59 in Tuscaloosa, from south of County Road 1900 (Black Warrior Parkway) interchange to State Route 6/U.S. 82. The project is valued […]


Interaction of Expertise, Legal

Feds deny $76M Baltimore infrastructure grant request

September 29, 2016

Via: Construction Dive

The U.S. Department of Transportation has rejected Maryland’s application for a $76 million federal FASTLANE grant that would have helped pay for new Interstate 95 exit ramps and created better access to Baltimore’s Port Covington development, spearheaded by Under Armour […]