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$1.5T infrastructure bill heads to Senate

July 2, 2020 - 9:43am
The $1.5 trillion Moving Forward Act passed by the House would allocate nearly $500 billion in a five-year surface transporta -More

Gordie Howe bridge remains on schedule

July 2, 2020 - 9:43am
Bridging North America is still on track for the 2024 completion of the 1.5-mile Gordie Howe International Bridge connecting  -More

FAA grants to address airport safety, structures

July 2, 2020 - 9:43am
The Federal Aviation Administration will distribute $800 million across 46 states and four territories for 383 airport safety -More

AECOM tapped for Conn. pier redevelopment work

July 2, 2020 - 9:43am
The Connecticut Port Authority has entered a $4.2 million contract with AECOM to oversee a $157 million redevelopment of Stat -More

Lease granted for Calif.-Las Vegas high-speed rail

July 2, 2020 - 9:43am
The California Department of Transportation has granted a lease to XpressWest to build a Southern California-to-Las Vegas hig -More

One year to go on US 35 project in W.Va.

July 2, 2020 - 9:43am
Widening of US 35 in West Virginia to four lanes is expected to wrap up in July 2021 and bring the road up to expressway stan -More

Atlanta-area interchange completion delayed until 2021

July 2, 2020 - 9:43am
A second delay in construction of the busy Interstate 285 interchange at Georgia State Route 400, north of Atlanta, pushes th -More

Construction spending unexpectedly down in May

July 2, 2020 - 9:43am
Construction spending declined for the third straight month in May as the coronavirus pandemic dragged on, according to the C -More

Survey: Pandemic spurs digital transformation spending

July 2, 2020 - 9:43am
Fifty-two percent of respondents to a recent IFS study said they have upped their investment in digital transformation during -More

20 contractors honored for payment management

July 2, 2020 - 9:43am
Levelset has recognized 20 large contractors that have received positive reviews from subcontractors and that have not had me -More

SmartBrief will not publish Friday

July 2, 2020 - 9:43am
In observance of Independence Day in the US, SmartBrief will not publish Friday. Publication will resume Monday.

May we think of freedom, not as the right to do as we please, but as the opportunity to do what is right.

July 2, 2020 - 9:43am
Rev. Peter Marshall, pastor, US Senate chaplain

AGC: Construction jobs, highway danger on the rise

July 1, 2020 - 10:17am
The coronavirus pandemic has reduced traffic, but safety in highway work zones remains a challenge for contractors, according -More

Mortenson to build Facebook data center in Ill.

July 1, 2020 - 10:17am
Mortenson has been tapped to build Facebook's $800 million data center in DeKalb, Ill.  -More

Stabilization beginning this week at Seattle bridge

July 1, 2020 - 10:17am
Kraemer North America is beginning an effort this week to build and affix movable work platforms to the underside of the crac -More

Tenn. DOT projects forge ahead

July 1, 2020 - 10:17am
The Tennessee Department of Transportation is taking advantage of pandemic-reduced traffic to proceed with projects, all with -More

Kan. grants go to 9 rail projects

July 1, 2020 - 10:17am
The Kansas Department of Transportation is doling out $11.5 million in State Rail Service Improvement Fund grants for nine pr -More

N.J. airport terminal on track but could face delay

July 1, 2020 - 10:17am
Work has proceeded without pause during the coronavirus pandemic on Terminal 1 at Newark Liberty International Airport in New -More

Land approval clears way for Calif. stadium

July 1, 2020 - 10:17am
Clark Construction Group could begin work on San Diego State University's $310 million stadium as soon as August after the ci -More

Highway compactors operate remotely

July 1, 2020 - 10:17am
Autonomous highway compactors developed partly by China's XCMG have proved their worth building the Panzhihua-Dali Highway, t -More

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