Do Your Transportation Planning Processes Need a Fresh Perspective?

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By Mike Eaton | Principal, Transportation | Chainalytics | When is the last time you took a step back and evaluated your Transportation Planning process?

Knight Transportation Creating 87 Jobs In Michigan

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Source: Knight Transportation. The incentive will help Phoenix, AZ-based Knight Transportation establish its first Michigan Logistics branch. The Right Place worked in partnership with Indiana-based Ginovus to bring Knight Transportation to West Michigan.

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Best Rail - WTC Transportation Hub

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With its iconic wings that evoke a dove, the symbol of peace, the World Trade Center Transportation Hub honors those who died in the 9/11 terrorist attacks while serving New Yorkers and visitors today

MD Transportation Department snags 27 inquiries for $7.6B highway project

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The overhaul would represent North America's largest highway public-private partnership to date

For Transportation Projects, 'Virtual' Opportunities and Real-Life Challenges

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transportation Despite ongoing uncertainty regarding federal funding promises, there is no shortage of opportunities in all sectors of U.S.

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RI Transportation Department awards $410M interchange project, the largest contract in agency history

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The infrastructure project will move forward on a design-build contract

Virginia Six-Year Transportation Plan Calls for $18.2 Billion in Spending

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billion to study, develop, and build more than 3,600 transportation projects through 2023 under the latest Six-Year Improvement Program approved by the Commonwealth Transportation Board Virginia will spend $18.6

Q Bridge Wins America's Transportation Award

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The Q Bridge, also known as the Pearl Harbor Memorial Bridge, over the Quinnipaiac River in new Haven, Connecticut was awarded for the Best Use of Innovation by Northeast Association of State Transportation Officials (NASTO

Transportable House That Ships Like Furniture

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The largest home in the company’s APH80 series, also known as Transportable House (Casa Transportable) as it is called, measures 27 square meters (9mx3m), and consists of 3 different spaces, namely a living room/kitchen, a bathroom, with a full, shower and a double bedroom, with a bed included.

Groups Apprehensive About Proposed Transportation Cuts in Initial Trump Budget

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Transportation Funding Boost on Hold

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Last December, the Fixing America's Surface Transportation (FAST) Act was passed by Congress, complete with funding for Highway Trust Fund transportation projects. An infrastructure funding boost that was approved and funded by Congress last year is on hold because of the short-term spending bill currently making its way through Washington.

Easy to Transport Emergency Shelter

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The design firm Designnobis of Turkey has recently come up with a unique concept for a pop-up shelter, which would be easy to transport and assemble. One of the key advantages of their design is the fact that it can be transported very easily due to its super small size while disassembled.

Special Report: Presidential Candidates on Transportation

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Nearly all the remaining candidates have made at least one substantive public statement on transportation, or have included it in policy documents posted by their respective campaigns.

Slight Growth Expected for 2016 Transportation Construction Market

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transportation construction market is expected to hit $208.3 billion in 2015, according to the American Road & Transportation Association’s (ARTBA) chief economist. transportation construction market In 2016, the U.S.

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Stakeholders Push To Align 3D Standards for Transportation

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of Transportation, is working with industry to create a national spatial accuracy standard for the collection of 3D transportation assets. The Federal Geospatial Data Committee, sponsored by the U.S.

Airport/Transit Award of Merit: World Trade Center Transportation Hub

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The World Trade Center Transportation Hub is part of a 16-acre redevelopment of lower Manhattan after the destruction of the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attack

Transportation Hub Will Be a Safe Haven

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San Francisco "groundscraper's" robust steel frame engineered to allow immediate reoccupancy after a very strong quake. Infrastructure

225 California Transportation Projects at Risk

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"We're taking another whacking," spokesman John Goodwin of the Metropolitan Transportation Commission said of the decision last month to trim the State Transportation Improvement Plan by $754 million this year -- marking the largest scaling-back of that pot of money in nearly 20 years, with a $328.3

In Unpredictable Times, Transportation Needs Remain Constant

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Buoyed by the FAST Act, infrastructure projects move steadily forward in 2016

2018 ARTBA Transportation Construction Forecast: Modest

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The American Road & Transportation Builders Association’s (ARTBA) has released its economic forecast for 2018 and says the U.S. transportation infrastructure market is anticipated to rebound slightly next year, following a 2.8

Candidates on Transportation and Infrastructure

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8, ARTBA is carefully monitoring the candidates’ positions on transportation policy. If your livelyhood depends on the state of this country's infrastructure and transportation, you'll want to read what the candidates are saying

New Zealand's First City Builds Out Transport System

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Auckland’s $1.8-billion City Rail Link (CRL) is under construction in New Zealand’s most populous metropolis, bringing an end to uncertainty that had frustrated plans to connect vital transport routes to the central business district

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GA Governor Announces $10 Billion Transportation Plan

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Georgia Commissioner of transportation, Russell McMurry, said the 18-month project list details resurfacing 2,500 miles of road, replacing 118 deteriorating bridges, and repairing 300 more bridges

Houston Area Transportation Infrastructure Largely Still Unusable

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Airports, rail and bus service in the Houston area were still being assessed Aug.

Classification of Roads and Their Details

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Road transportation is an essential network for any country. Roads/Highways Transportation Pavements Roads Transportation EngineeringClassification of roads based on many factors such as materials, locations, traffic etc.

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The Right Approach to Delivering a Successful Travel and Transportation Project

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Through a full lifecycle approach, Oracle Construction and Engineering solutions are creating the framework for success within the travel and transportation industry

Monster special transport machines

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One of the leading producers of heavy transportation machinery is TII Group – Transporter Industry International – created by Otto Rettenmaier by bringing together the German companies Scheuerle Fahrzeugfabrik and Kamag Transporttechnik, and Nicolas Industries of France.

Digital Transformation Coming To Transportation World

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Big data, automation are hot topics in industry. Infrastructure

Transportation and Energy Jobs Lead Region’s 2016 Top Starts

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Expanded geographic coverage area also includes Arkansas, Oklahoma and Mississippi

States' FY 2017 Capital Spending Climbs, Led by Transportation

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Budget officers' report estimates capital spending up 5.7%, to $107 billion

Public transportation of the future: Four new sustainable technologies

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On my way in to work this morning, I walked through a tree lined street, admired my wintry surroundings, breathed fresh air, and chatted with one of my neighbors at the bus stop. I listened to music and sent a message to my mom while waiting to transfer to the metro. A short time later I arrived at work with a clear head, and ready to start my day

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Plumbing Efficiency Research Coalition releases Drainline Transport Report Phase 2.1 supplement

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supplemental report on the drainline transport of solid waste in building drains. Code council among coalition members providing new insight into building drains. The Plumbing Efficiency Research Coalition (PERC) has released the Phase 2.1

What is a Harbor and their Types in Water Transportation

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Transportation Transportation EngineeringA harbor is a partially enclosed water surface with greater depth and this area is not effected by the action winds or waves. Types of harbors are.

Gridlock Sam Brings His Own Street Smarts to Transportation

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Equal parts transportation-planning compendium, autobiography and love letter to New York City, "Street Smart" (Perseus Books Group) lays out Sam Schwartz's vision for the future of multimodal and multinodal transportation systems.

Team Named to Plan and Manage $5-Billion Euro Transport Canal

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Planned waterway will eliminate a major river transport bottleneck in northern Europe when completed in 2025. Infrastructure

Report Says $163 Billion Needed Annually for Transportation Infrastructure

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Finalists Named in Transportation Project Awards Program

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Twelve finalists in the 2016 America's Transportation Awards competition have been announced. These projects from 10 state departments of transportation are now competing for the national Grand Prize and the People's Choice Award.