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.

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.

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Massachusetts plans $17B transportation program

Construction Dive

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

Checklist for transporting construction equipment

Geniebelt

Construction equipment does a great job of doing everything we need it to do without the help of any other equipment. When it comes to digging holes, grading land, moving massive material and prepping the earth for a giant project, they are the lone wolves.

State touts paving technology on transportation projects

Construction Dive

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

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.

Funding approved for $4B Atlanta transportation program

Construction Dive

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

Canadian Company Converts CO2 into Transportation Fuel

ENR Construction

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

Highway Transportation Funding on the Block?

Construction Equipment

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

Do Your Transportation Planning Processes Need a Fresh Perspective?

ENR Construction

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

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.

Senate Panel Rejects Transportation Cuts

Construction Equipment

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.

Our Chief Transportation Advisor reflects on safety

FDR Safety

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

Orange County, California, officials approve $43B transportation plan

Construction Dive

Planned construction includes high-occupancy vehicle lanes, regular lanes, express lanes, interchanges and toll roads, the exploration of highways for autonomous vehicles and more

Transportation Market: Still Waiting for the Boom

Construction Equipment

The talk continues to be about the skilled labor shortage in the road and bridge construction market. The fear of steel prices crippling productivity is only creating a slight pause, and after checking the damage it is business as usual. Of course, throwing additional weight on the labor shortage

Report Calls for Regional Clean Transportation Plan

ENR Construction

Voters Support Investment In Transportation

Construction Equipment

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).

Sustainable Transportation Efforts Mobilize Worldwide

ENR Construction

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

Alaska requests $925M for transportation, infrastructure

Construction Dive

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

USDOT awards $487M in transportation grants

Construction Dive

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

2018 ARTBA Transportation Construction Forecast: Modest

Construction Equipment

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

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

ENR Construction

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

ARTBA Transportation Safety Program Now ANSI Accredited

Construction Equipment

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.

Transportation Funding Boost on Hold

Construction Equipment

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.

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.

Monster special transport machines

Digger Blog

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.

Four Tips For Successful Equipment Transport

Construction Equipment

Here are a few tips from A-1 Auto Transport for transporting equipment. Improper moving and storage of heavy equipment can cause damage and mechanical faults, which then could cause project delays and a number of other issues. Avoid wide-load designations Equipment such as crawler dozers, wheel

Best Rail - WTC Transportation Hub

ENR Construction

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

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

ENR Construction

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

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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.

Candidates on Transportation and Infrastructure

Construction Equipment

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

Smoother Moves Coming in Transportation

ENR Construction

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

NJDOT: It's Transition Time in Transportation

ENR Construction

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

States Face Transportation Funding Gaps

ENR Construction

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

Obama Signs Short-Term Transportation Bill

Construction Equipment

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.

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

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

ENR Construction

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.,

B-500 Transportable Pipe Beveller

Contractor Magazine

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

Construction Equipment

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

Elon Musk Fills Out His Transportation Tunnel Team

ENR Construction

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