Orlando Invests $10 Billion In Transportation Infrastructure

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Read: Orlando Invests $10 Billion In Transportation Infrastructure at BusinessFacilities.com. Daily News Featured Florida Tourism Transportation & Infrastructure Central Florida Infrastructure KPMG Orlando Economic Partnership Orlando International Airport Sponsored Content TransportationFrom a world renowned airport to new commuter rail, Orlando knows how to gets things moving.

Massachusetts plans $17B transportation program

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Transportation authorities will use state and federal funds for new projects and renovations of rails, bridges, tunnels and highways

Funding approved for $4B Atlanta transportation program

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Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority officials pared down their list of projects from more than $11 billion to match expected 2016 tax revenue

State touts paving technology on transportation projects

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The Missouri Department of Transportation said technology such as intelligent compaction, infrared scanning and mapping software vastly improved some of its pavement construction operations

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.

Voters Support Investment In Transportation

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Voters showed their support for transportation infrastructure investments in the recent election, approving 272, or 79 percent, of 346 state and local ballot measures, according to an analysis by the American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA).

Canadian Company Converts CO2 into Transportation Fuel

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A Canadian start-up company is moving toward commercial development of a process to capture carbon dioxide from the air and turn it into a synthetic transportation fuel

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?

Highway Transportation Funding on the Block?

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The Fiscal Times reports that on Tuesday July 10, Senators Mike Lee, Marco Rubio and Ted Cruz introduced their Transportation Empowerment Act S. 3190 in an effort to dramatically reduce the federal government's participation in keeping the country's transportation system funded and maintaine

Report Calls for Regional Clean Transportation Plan

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Senate Panel Rejects Transportation Cuts

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A Senate panel has rejected President Trump’s effort to eliminate Obama-era transportation grants, instead opting to provide a funding boost for the program.

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.

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.

Our Chief Transportation Advisor reflects on safety

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A review of the history of safety over the last few decades offers good reason for hope, says Rose McMurray , Chief Transportation Advisor at FDRsafety. Department of Transportation, and we are very proud to have her on our team. Transportation safety

Alaska requests $925M for transportation, infrastructure

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The state's surface transportation program would receive the largest amount — $670 million

Sustainable Transportation Efforts Mobilize Worldwide

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Cities and countries around the globe are vowing to cut carbon emissions from transportation by all possible means, from electric cars and buses to flying taxis and hyperloop

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

ARTBA Transportation Safety Program Now ANSI Accredited

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The American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) announced today the Safety Certification for Transportation Project Professionals (SCTPP) Program, launched in late 2016, has been accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) under the ISO/IEC 17024:2012 international standard.

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.

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.

New Richmond, B.C., Project Boosts Transportation Through City Center

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between the City of Richmond and TransLink has local officials expecting improved transportation links through the city center and to a new 37-acre waterfront park A joint project in Richmond, B.C.,

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

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.

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.

Smoother Moves Coming in Transportation

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The ongoing modernization program at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) continues with a $1.95-billion automated people-mover system, being developed under a public-private design-build-finance-operate-maintain partnership by LAX Integrated Express Solutions

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

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

Don't Rob State Transport Capital Funds to Fix Transit Ops

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NJ Transit needs big investment now, but not at the expense of infrastructure upgrades, says a union executive

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Elon Musk Fills Out His Transportation Tunnel Team

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The 16-mile O'Hare Express would connect downtown Chicago and O'Hare airport

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

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

Obama Signs Short-Term Transportation Bill

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President Barack Obama signed a short-term transportation bill extending funding for highways and other surface transportation through Nov. 20, a three-week extension from the last deadline of Oct.

Top Transportation Projects Compete for Grand Prize

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Eight top-ranking projects from mid-America states received recognition in the regional America’s Transportation Awards competition, earning the three highest-scoring projects a chance to compete for the Grand Prize. The projects were recognized in three categories: Quality of Life/Community

VIDEO: Austin Readies for 10-Year Transportation Fix

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The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) will soon begin a 10-year plan to fix Austin’s current traffic situation. Some of these projects include adding lanes to I-35, and changes in the “Y,” an interchange in southwest Austin. TxDOT is planning to spend $440 million to add three lanes in

More Funding Certainty Buoys Transportation Project Sector

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

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.

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

$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

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.