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Calif. express-lane project ahead of schedule

May 19, 2020 - 10:11am
An express-lane project on US 101 in California is ahead of schedule because of reduced traffic during the coronavirus pandem -More

IHS Markit: Concrete prices up, lumber prices down

May 19, 2020 - 10:11am
Coronavirus lockdowns caused prices of softwood lumber to decline 21.1% in April compared with March, cutting an annual gain  -More

Slipform process speeds Ga. test-tower construction

May 19, 2020 - 10:11am
Slipform construction let crews build the core of a 420-foot-tall concrete test tower at Thyssenkrupp Elevator's North Americ -More

Megaprojects forge ahead in pandemic

May 19, 2020 - 10:11am
The coronavirus pandemic has done little to delay multibillion-dollar commercial projects.  -More

Groups urge changes to FEMA BRIC program

May 19, 2020 - 10:11am
The Federal Emergency Management Agency has sought feedback on changes to the Building Resilient Infrastructure and Communiti -More

Amazon HQ2 pile driving wraps up ahead of schedule

May 18, 2020 - 10:28am
Clark Construction has completed pile driving for Amazon's second headquarters in Arlington, Va., two weeks early.  -More

Construction resuming in N.Y., N.J.

May 18, 2020 - 10:28am
New York Gov.  -More

Taiwanese chip manufacturer plans Ariz. plant

May 18, 2020 - 10:28am
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing expects to begin construction next year on a $12 billion chip factory in Arizona.  -More

Caltrans instructed to push forward amid pandemic

May 18, 2020 - 10:28am
Funding for transportation from California fuel-tax revenue could decline $1.8 billion through fiscal 2025 because of the cor -More

Work begins to clean up Hard Rock collapse

May 18, 2020 - 10:28am
Demolition has commenced on one of three buildings surrounding the construction site of the collapsed Hard Rock Hotel in New  -More

Ga. names contractor for 2nd phase of I-85 widening

May 18, 2020 - 10:28am
C.W.  -More

Work to begin in July on S.D. natural gas plant

May 18, 2020 - 10:28am
Fagen, the engineering, procurement and construction contractor for NorthWestern Energy's $84 million natural gas-fired plant -More

Dodge: Pandemic hit construction hard in April

May 18, 2020 - 10:28am
The coronavirus pandemic was responsible for a 25% decline in total construction starts from March to April.  -More

A (literal) breakthrough for Boring Co. in Vegas

May 18, 2020 - 10:28am
Concrete columns collapsed in water and mud recently, marking not a demolition or an accident but a victory for The Boring Co -More

Relief bill passes in House, likely to fail in Senate

May 18, 2020 - 10:28am
The House has passed a coronavirus relief bill that would create a composite pension plan, expand an employee-retention tax c -More

One is always a long way from solving a problem until one actually has the answer.

May 18, 2020 - 10:28am
Stephen Hawking, theoretical physicist, cosmologist, writer

Rule revision gives truck drivers flexibility

May 15, 2020 - 10:15am
Long-haul truck drivers will have more scheduling flexibility under final changes to hours-of-service rules issued by the Fed -More

Kan. puts 40 highway projects in development pipeline

May 15, 2020 - 10:15am
The Kansas Department of Transportation will conduct design work, acquire rights of way and relocate utilities for 40 highway -More

Iowa DOT proceeds with $3.6B transportation plan

May 15, 2020 - 10:15am
The Iowa Department of Transportation is paring funds for some projects and is delaying other projects because of cost increa -More

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