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Learn the latest on the future of infrastructure in America and what the American Jobs Act will mean for contractors' business and technology needs.

Transportation as Infrastructure


Infrastructure has become a volatile term with politicians, especially, giving new meanings to it. But a constant definition of infrastructure has included transportation in its many forms: rail, road, air, sea and multimodal.


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Digital Twin Builds Our Sustainable Infrastructure


Today, infrastructure construction and operations account for approximately 70% of global greenhouse gas emissions—in some cases more, depending on how you define infrastructure. Later, he so aptly says, “The infrastructure of the future is the infrastructure we have now.

Infrastructure, Utilities, Security


Construction companies have become aware of and concerned about the potential attacks—digital, physical, and natural—on infrastructure, especially utilities, both while they are under construction and while operating. The post Infrastructure, Utilities, Security appeared first on Constructech.

Biden’s Infrastructure Plan

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Biden’s Infrastructure Plan (Source: [link]. The post Biden’s Infrastructure Plan appeared first on 4BT. Biden's Infrastructure Plan

2022 Predictions: Digital Infrastructure


Today, let’s look at the underlying foundation—the digital infrastructure—that will be needed to enable all this innovation in the years ahead, and the predictions that come along with it. IDC points to 10 key predictions for the future of digital infrastructure.

Flying Infrastructure


Even before the infamous infrastructure bills before Congress get voted up or down, projects are under way. The new terminal program is a critical infrastructure project for the region and will deliver long-term economic benefits.

Improving Infrastructure with Strategic Planning

The Constructor

With regards to Biden’s infrastructure plan, the US congress has pointed towards the issues related to the funding for infrastructure. It is. Construction Engineering & Management News

Fiber Infrastructure


Magellan will conduct extensive consultation with tribal leadership, utilities, businesses, and commercial service providers in the area to develop a new broadband infrastructure to support current and future needs. The post Fiber Infrastructure appeared first on Constructech.

Infrastructure Investment And Jobs Act: Impact For State, Local Projects

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The Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act includes $7.5 The post Infrastructure Investment And Jobs Act: Impact For State, Local Projects appeared first on Business Facilities Magazine.

Infrastructure Around the World


With the signing of the infrastructure bill by President Biden on November 15, attention will soon switch from “What’s in the bill?” infrastructure bill has gained the most recent press, there are other similar programs in other parts of the world that are “under the radar” in this country.

South Carolina’s Infrastructure


I recently moved from one state—Illinois—to another—South Carolina—and they both have work to do in terms of improving their infrastructure. This is a much-needed step in the right direction, but there is still a long way to go to fix our crumbling infrastructure.

Flying Infrastructure


While Congress and the White House negotiate—or not—over a massive infrastructure bill, companies are getting and working contracts at the state level to improve and repair major public works. Use hashtags #construction #IoT #sustainability #AI #5G #cloud #edge #futureofwork #infrastructure.

Infrastructure: What Comes Next


There is a lot happening in Washington these days, but for today’s blog, I would like to talk about something near and dear to my heart: infrastructure. This is a much-needed step in the right direction, but there is still a long way to go to fix our crumbling infrastructure.

Tech Speeds Infrastructure Inspections


While infrastructure inspection techniques have been evolving over the years, many are still very manual and rely on visual inspection—which often means the process is time consuming. With our failing infrastructure, the time is now to step up and make a difference.

EV Infrastructure and the Grid


To ensure needed infrastructure to support zero-emission vehicles, the order requires state agencies, in partnership with the private sector, to accelerate deployment of affordable fueling and charging options. The necessary infrastructure includes public and privately owned charging stations.

Analytics and Infrastructure


AI Clearing , a provider of automated analytics for large-scale construction and infrastructure projects, launched AI Surveyor to empower construction industry stakeholders with near real-time business intelligence for large scale infrastructure projects.

Infrastructure Funding


In Congress, the two major parties are negotiating an infrastructure bill that could, if passed at the level proposed by the Democrats, significantly improve the physical infrastructure of the country. The post Infrastructure Funding appeared first on Constructech.

Hard Infrastructure


The Biden administration and Democrats in Congress have been negotiating with Republicans over the form and funding of an Infrastructure bill. A major barrier to agreement appears to be the definition of “infrastructure.” The post Hard Infrastructure appeared first on Constructech.

Building Up Sustainable Infrastructure


What impact will this have on our infrastructure? In America, the figure is already 80%, and I think this is going to place a huge, additional strain in the future on our existing infrastructure assets.”. So perhaps then the solution for both lies with our infrastructure.

Equitable Infrastructure Investment


As we are discussing rolling out infrastructure investments across the country, we need to keep in mind the importance of an equitable distribution of the funds. What I like is this brings infrastructure and sustainability together—two things I have been espousing for quite some time.

Infrastructure Deal: What’s Next for Construction


The long-awaited infrastructure deal—Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act—has passed, which will lead to more jobs, more projects, and ultimately safer infrastructure for all. As I have long suggested, our nation’s infrastructure is failing.

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Innovating Infrastructure Development


Welcome to March, where we are going to be digging into America’s infrastructure. Today, I am kicking off a short blog series about where we are at—and what still needs to be done to improve our infrastructure.

Hydrogen Infrastructure: California


The lack of infrastructure in many areas has hampered the deployment of hydrogen fueled vehicles such as the Hyundai XCIENT. Use hashtags #construction #IoT #sustainability #AI #5G #cloud #edge #futureofwork #infrastructure.

Infrastructure Investment Bill Passes Congress

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trillion to improve roads, bridges and communication, with money dedicated to water infrastructure such as replacing lead pipes. Long-awaited, much-debated legislation offers $1.2 Around the Web

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Cedar Port: Largest U.S. Industrial Park, With The Best Infrastructure

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Industrial Park, With The Best Infrastructure appeared first on Business Facilities Magazine - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions. TGS Cedar Port Industrial Park is the largest master-planned, rail-and-barge-served industrial park in the U.S.,

Backing the Electric Infrastructure


The electric grid and infrastructure necessary to create, carry, and distribute the electric power countries depend upon has been stressed more than ever during the COVID-19 pandemic as people stayed home and used more electricity.

Infrastructure Construction Experts Stress Digitization, Collaboration as Keys to Success

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infrastructure and how heavy and civil contractors are modernizing to meet needs. First quarterly Trimble Dimensions Spotlight Series highlights U.S Construction Technology/News

Infrastructure Spending To Fight US COVID-19 Recession


The post Infrastructure Spending To Fight US COVID-19 Recession appeared first on cnstrctr. All Posts Construction News construction contractor coronavirus covi covid covid19 infrastructure recession spendingWeekly Construction News Analysis.

Infrastructure and Gorillas


trillion infrastructure bill and the $3.5 Buried inside each is a wealth of funding for projects across the country in both “hard” infrastructure—roads, bridges, airports, and seaports—and “soft” infrastructure such as school tuition and childcare.

Is Broadband Infrastructure?


Many a word has been expended in Congress lately trying to define “Infrastructure.” The term has even been broken down into two parts, “Hard Infrastructure” and “Soft Infrastructure” in hopes of driving wedges between factions lobbying for a narrow or a broad definition.

Infrastructure: The American Jobs Plan


By now, I am sure you have heard about President Joe Biden’s American Jobs Plan, which looks to create millions of jobs, rebuild our infrastructure, and position the United States to outcompete China. 50 billion in dedicated investments to improve infrastructure resilience. $2 trillion.

Democratic candidates talk infrastructure plans

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Former Vice President Joe Biden said raising the corporate income tax rate to 28% would generate about $740 billion in additional funds that could be used for infrastructure

Airport Infrastructure Projects


For four years, “Infrastructure Week” was proclaimed with little to show for it. In 2021, infrastructure has been resurrected with a massive collection of projects proposed in a single bill. The post Airport Infrastructure Projects appeared first on Constructech.

4 things to know before taking on an infrastructure project

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Deciding to bid on an infrastructure project involves evaluating internal and external factors. Experts say make sure you consider these four

Our Infrastructure: Failure to Act


Our infrastructure is failing. The report shows that in the next 20 years, households will spend $3,300 a year due to infrastructure deficiencies. This equates to $63 a week due to chronic underinvestment in infrastructure. Period.

Biden Unveils $2T Infrastructure Plan

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President Biden will unveil an eight-year, $2 trillion infrastructure plan that will be paid for with higher corporate income taxes. Two construction equipment groups offered initial support for the plan, although concerns about tax increases came from the manufacturing side. What Biden's

ASCE 2021 Infrastructure Report Card


Last week, the ASCE (American Society of Civil Engineers) released its 2021 Infrastructure Report Card. Every four years, the ASCE estimates the investment needed in each of the 17 infrastructure categories to maintain a state of good repair. The grades are in.

Electric Vehicle Infrastructure


ZETA is in the news for its endorsement of the Medium- and Heavy-Duty Electric Vehicle Infrastructure Act , which was introduced by U.S. The infrastructure to maintain and supply those vehicles is a first step. The post Electric Vehicle Infrastructure appeared first on Constructech.

Tracking: New Gold for Infrastructure


Even with all the upheaval going on in the world today, we are seeing an uptick in infrastructure initiatives from public works projects to filling potholes and repairing roads. of Agriculture is putting a lot of dollars into our economy and our infrastructure.