The American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) announced the election of its 2016-2017 officers during the association’s national convention, held Oct. 4-6, in Tucson, Ariz.
(WASHINGTON)—Doug Oberhelman, chairman and chief executive officer of Peoria, Illinois-based Caterpillar Inc., is the sole recipient of the American Road & Transportation Builders Association’s (ARTBA) highest honor—the “ARTBA Award.” It was presented to Oberhelman Oct. 6 during the association’s national convention, held in Tucson, Arizona.
(WASHINGTON)—The American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) recognized transportation design and construction industry leaders Oct. 5 with division awards during the association’s national convention, held in Tucson, Ariz. The association announced the following honorees
HNTB and WSP I Parsons Brinckerhoff Executives, RK&K and University of Denver and University of Florida Students Honored with 2016 ARTBA Women Leaders Awards
(WASHINGTON)— The American Road & Transportation Builders Association’s Transportation Development Foundation (ARTBA-TDF) Oct. 5 honored a leader of diversity at HNTB Corp., the first female secretary of transportation in Washington state and a market leader at WSP I Parsons Brinckerhoff, RK&K and students from the University of Denver and the University of Florida with “Women Leaders in Transportation Design & Construction” awards.
Representatives from Most States Gather Near Nation’s Capital for ARTBA Foundation’s Work Zone Conference
(WASHINGTON)— In 1985, the American Road & Transportation Builders Association’s Transportation Development Foundation (ARTBA-TDF) brought together construction executives and public agency officials for the first-ever “National Conference on Highway Work Zone Safety.”
(WASHINGTON) – A new analysis of eight states that passed legislation to increase their state motor fuel taxes in 2015 to pay for important new transportation improvements shows that 98 percent of Republican and Democratic lawmakers who supported the bill won their primary races in 2016.
(WASHINGTON) — The American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) challenged the Federal Highway Administration’s (FHWA) proposal to measure greenhouse gas emissions from new transportation projects. The proposal is part of larger performance measures required under the 2012 “Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century” (MAP-21) surface transportation reauthorization law. In Aug. 19 comments to the agency, ARTBA charged the proposal “exceeds both the authority of the FHWA and the intent of MAP-21.”
(WASHINGTON)— More than 200 transportation design and construction executives, financial services and consulting professionals, and federal and state transportation agency officials gathered July 13-15 in the Nation’s Capital for the American Road & Transportation Builders Association’s (ARTBA) 28th Annual Public-Private Partnerships (P3s) in Transportation Conference.
(WASHINGTON)— More than 100 transportation construction and business leaders, and public officials from 30 states came together July 13 in the Nation’s Capital to share best practices for advancing transportation funding legislation and ballot initiatives during the 3rd Annual National Workshop for State & Local Transportation Advocates.