Transportation Grants Help Create 880 Jobs In Metro Detroit

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The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) has awarded state Transportation Economic Development Fund (TEDF) Category A grants totaling more than $2.7 Read: Transportation Grants Help Create 880 Jobs In Metro Detroit at BusinessFacilities.com.

What is a Harbor and their Types in Water Transportation

The Constructor

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.

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?

USDOT awards $487M in transportation grants

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A record 64% of the transportation investment grant funding was awarded to projects in rural areas, while three projects won the maximum award amount

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.

$84 Million More Public Transportation Construction for Chicago

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2018 is quickly becoming a banner year for Chicago public transportation. Last month saw the approval for O'Hare's $8.4 billion renovation and this month brings Metra's $84 million in rail construction projects

NJDOT: It's Transition Time in Transportation

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With infrastructure a hot issue, a big management shift and $615 million in top project starts, ENR New York's Owner of the Year is worth watching

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.

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

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.

States Face Transportation Funding Gaps

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While top state transportation officials look and listen for hints about President Trump’s promised, still unreleased infrastructure plan, they are working to cope with more-immediate funding issues

$75B Senate bridge bill gains transportation industry support

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The news follows shortly after a report that found 23% of the nation's bridges are structurally deficient or functionally obsolete

Easy to Transport Emergency Shelter

Jetson Green

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.

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

Alstom Transportation To Create 200 Jobs In Upstate New York

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Read Alstom Transportation To Create 200 Jobs In Upstate New York on Business Facilities - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions. Capital Investment Daily News Featured Manufacturing New York Public-Private Partnerships Taxes & Incentives Transportation & Infrastructure Alstom Business Incentives Economic Development Empire State Development Employment Expansion Site Selection Upstate New York

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

Autonomous Vehicles Will Revolutionize Transportation; Smart Infrastructure Is Key

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Autonomous vehicles promise to revolutionize mobility, but they’ll need the right infrastructure to do it

More Funding Certainty Buoys Transportation Project Sector

ENR Construction

Transportation design firms are seeing the best market conditions in years, thanks to a variety of funding initiatives that are allowing states and.

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.

Transportation Highlights in FY 2017 Budget

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Department of Transportation Tuesday that reflects Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx's "Beyond Traffic" theme, his 30-year vision of a national transportation network that is cleaner, more convenient, and technology savvy

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.

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

$4.3 Billion in CT Transportation Projects at Risk

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billion in state multiyear transportation projects will be postponed indefinitely. Malloy said routine maintenance and transportation funds for local municipalities would be affected as well

Bill Shuster, GOP Chair of Transportation Committee to Retire

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The Republican representative from Western Pennsylvania announced Tuesday that he intends to use his last year as chairman of the Transportation Committee to work on passing an infrastructure bill.

Seeking Full EU Membership, Turkey Aims for Major Transportation Upgrade

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Turkey has doubled its transportation industry-investments budget from 20% to 40% over the last decade

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

B-500 Transportable Pipe Beveller

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The RIDGID B-500 Transportable Pipe Beveller produces a high-quality bevel in less than two minutes (on Schedule 40 pipe with a diameter of 12” or less) without flames or sparks.

Transportable House That Ships Like Furniture

Jetson Green

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.

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

ENR MidAtlantic Awards Owner of the Year Honors to the Delaware Dept. of Transportation

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of Transportation has been selected by ENR’s editors as the 2018 ENR MidAtlantic Owner of the Year The Delaware Dept.

Voters Support Transportation Funding: ARTBA

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Voters across the nation approved 60 of 90 (67 percent) transportation-related initiatives that were on the November ballot, according to a report from the American Road & Transportation Builders Association’s Transportation Investment Advocacy Center (ARTBA-TIAC).

Boost Your Transportation Project Management Skills

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The American Road & Transportation Builders Association’s Transportation Development Foundation (ARTBA-TDF) will host a two-day intensive Project Management Academy to help both new or prospective leaders better manage their firm’s projects.

Virginia Transportation Plan Calls for $18.2B 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

FY 2017 Transportation Budget Tops $98 Billion

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Department of Transportation (DOT). DOT Secretary Anthony Foxx said the budget reflects his “Beyond Traffic” initiative and “fully supports” the authorized funding levels in the Fixing America’s Surface Transportation (FAST) Act. President Obama’s FY 2017 budget includes $98.1

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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

Denver to implement $12M smart technology transportation framework

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The plan for connected city infrastructure and vehicles would improve safety and traffic flow

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