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A U.S. Federal Court Strikes Down Wetlands Proposal for the Second Time in Three Months

News (WASHINGTON)—A federal district judge has ruled an Obama administration-era wetlands regulation fails to comply with the law, handing the 2015 directive its second defeat since May. The decision is a win for the nation’s transportation construction industry, which is fighting the regulation because it could subject roadside ditches [...]

By |2019-08-22T13:12:14+00:00August 22nd, 2019|2019 Press Releases, Government Affairs|Comments Off on A U.S. Federal Court Strikes Down Wetlands Proposal for the Second Time in Three Months

Statement by ARTBA CEO Dave Bauer on Proposed Changes to FMCSA Hours of Service Rule

News (WASHINGTON)— American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) President & CEO Dave Bauer released the following statement regarding the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s (FMCSA) proposed changes to the hours of service rule for truckers: “ARTBA applauds FMCSA for proposing long-needed updates to the federal hours [...]

By |2019-08-20T10:16:15+00:00August 20th, 2019|2019 Press Releases, Government Affairs|Comments Off on Statement by ARTBA CEO Dave Bauer on Proposed Changes to FMCSA Hours of Service Rule

ARTBA Safety Certification Program Reaches Milestone

News Home to the Industry’s Only Internationally-Accredited Safety Program puttingsafetyfirst.org (WASHINGTON)— Bradley Middleton, a safety manager at Drill Tech Drilling and Shoring Inc., of Antioch, Calif., is the 400th industry professional to earn the Safety Certification for Transportation Project Professionals™ (SCTPP) credential, marking a major milestone in [...]

By |2019-08-19T14:52:56+00:00August 19th, 2019|2019 Press Releases, Safety|Comments Off on ARTBA Safety Certification Program Reaches Milestone

Statement by ARTBA CEO Dave Bauer on Senate Highway Reauthorization Bill

News (WASHINGTON)— American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) President & CEO Dave Bauer released the following statement regarding the Senate Environment & Public Works (EPW) Committee’s July 30 approval of a five-year highway reauthorization bill. “The reports of the death of bipartisanship on Capitol Hill have [...]

By |2019-07-30T11:46:26+00:00July 30th, 2019|2019 Press Releases, Government Affairs|Comments Off on Statement by ARTBA CEO Dave Bauer on Senate Highway Reauthorization Bill

Kiewit Meridiam Partners, Nossaman, U.S. DOT Build America Director & Recent Yale Graduate Receive National Public-Private Partnership (P3) Awards

News U.S. DOT Build America Director Dr. Morteza Farajian (R) receives the P3 Trailblazer of the Year award from ARTBA P3 Division Immediate Past President Simon Santiago of Nossaman. (WASHINGTON)— The Central I-70 Project in Denver, the nation’s largest consolidated rental car center at Los [...]

By |2019-07-18T13:47:50+00:00July 18th, 2019|2019 Press Releases, ARTBA News|Comments Off on Kiewit Meridiam Partners, Nossaman, U.S. DOT Build America Director & Recent Yale Graduate Receive National Public-Private Partnership (P3) Awards

ARTBA Chairman Bob Alger Calls for Permanent Highway Trust Fund Revenue Solution at House Hearing

News Association Also Voices Support for Transit Capital Investment Program (WASHINGTON)— American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) Chairman Bob Alger today called on Congress to increase investment in the transit Capital Investment Program (CIG) but said it is best achieved in the broader context of legislation [...]

By |2019-07-16T12:34:29+00:00July 16th, 2019|2019 Press Releases, Government Affairs|Comments Off on ARTBA Chairman Bob Alger Calls for Permanent Highway Trust Fund Revenue Solution at House Hearing

ARTBA’s Transportation Safety Industry Division Turns 40

News (WASHINGTON)—A landmark anniversary in the effort to improve traffic safety is being celebrated this year with the 40th anniversary of the creation of the American Road & Transportation Builders Association’s (ARTBA) “Traffic Safety Industry Division” (TSID). The anniversary was commemorated at the division’s recent annual summer meeting [...]

By |2019-06-26T15:57:51+00:00June 26th, 2019|2019 Press Releases, Safety|Comments Off on ARTBA’s Transportation Safety Industry Division Turns 40

Ad Campaign Targets Key Lawmakers and Highlights Urgent Need for Investment to Modernize Infrastructure

News (WASHINGTON)— The transportation construction industry and business community are launching an ad campaign on two fronts this summer to keep pressure on Congress and the Trump administration for action in 2019 on a permanent Highway Trust Fund (HTF) fix and a new transportation infrastructure package. A [...]

By |2019-06-26T10:06:51+00:00June 26th, 2019|2019 Press Releases, Government Affairs|Comments Off on Ad Campaign Targets Key Lawmakers and Highlights Urgent Need for Investment to Modernize Infrastructure

59 New Transportation Project Professionals Earn ANSI-Accredited Safety Credential

News Program Hits 360 “Safety Certified” Mark (WASHINGTON)—Fifty-nine professionals from 21 companies or agencies representing 17 states have earned the “Safety Certification for Transportation Project Professionals™” (SCTPP) credential over the past four months, the American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) Foundation said today. Since its launch [...]

By |2019-06-25T08:54:50+00:00June 25th, 2019|2019 Press Releases, Safety|Comments Off on 59 New Transportation Project Professionals Earn ANSI-Accredited Safety Credential
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