Construction Techniques

Mississippi DOT using LiDAR technology for road construction projects

January 12, 2022

Via: Roads & Bridges

The Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) is using light detection and ranging (LiDAR) technology to improve efficiency and safety in the construction and maintenance of road projects around the state. LiDAR is a method for determining ranges or distances by […]


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 […]


Maryland transit officials say they will manage Purple Line project

August 7, 2020

Via: Construction Dive

“Our focus is on ensuring the Purple Line gets completed,” said Erin Henson, director of the office of public affairs for the Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT), in a statement emailed to Construction Dive. “Even as settlement discussions continue, the […]