2019 Press Releases

/2019 Press Releases

Real Growth for 2020 Transportation Construction Market, ARTBA Chief Economist Says

News                                  (WASHINGTON)— The U.S. transportation infrastructure market is expected to grow at least 5 percent next year, according to the annual economic forecast released Dec. 4 by the American Road & [...]

By |2019-12-04T15:43:52+00:00December 4th, 2019|2019 Press Releases|Comments Off on Real Growth for 2020 Transportation Construction Market, ARTBA Chief Economist Says

ARTBA’s 2020 Transportation Construction Market Forecast Coming December 4

News                                   60-Minute Webinar for Transportation Construction Professionals, Public Officials & Analysts   (WASHINGTON)— American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) Chief Economist Dr. Alison Premo Black will detail the association’s [...]

By |2019-11-26T10:35:44+00:00November 26th, 2019|2019 Press Releases|Comments Off on ARTBA’s 2020 Transportation Construction Market Forecast Coming December 4

Voters Approve Nearly 90 Percent of Transportation Investment Ballot Measures

News Results Could Generate Almost $10 billion in Revenue         (WASHINGTON)— Voters in 19 states Nov. 5 sent a decisive message of support for transportation investment, approving almost 90 percent of 305 state and local transportation ballot measures. In total, the 270 approved initiatives are [...]

By |2019-11-06T17:38:47+00:00November 6th, 2019|2019 Press Releases|Comments Off on Voters Approve Nearly 90 Percent of Transportation Investment Ballot Measures

ARTBA Transportation Investment Advocacy Center Rolls Out New Website

News www.transportationinvestment.org designed to help boost state and local campaigns   (WASHINGTON)—A new website from the Transportation Investment Advocacy Center™ (TIAC) provides easy access to a variety information sources on state and local transportation funding methods and trends, legislative and ballot initiatives, 50 case studies on successful [...]

By |2019-11-06T17:37:40+00:00November 5th, 2019|2019 Press Releases|Comments Off on ARTBA Transportation Investment Advocacy Center Rolls Out New Website

ARTBA Foundation Announces Four Transportation Development Hall of Fame Inductees

News (WASHINGTON) - Fred Fehsenfeld, Sr., Dr. T. Peter Ruane, Ethel A. Birchland and William “Bill” Boyd Burgett are the 2019 inductees into the American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) Foundation’s Transportation Development Hall of Fame. The announcement was made Sept. 23 at the association’s National Convention in [...]

By |2019-10-02T12:30:51+00:00October 2nd, 2019|2019 Press Releases, ARTBA News|Comments Off on ARTBA Foundation Announces Four Transportation Development Hall of Fame Inductees

Contractors from Florida, Louisiana and Nebraska Receive 2019 National Safety Awards

News 2019 ARTBA Foundation Contractor Safety Award finalists join ARTBA Sr. VP of Safety & Education Brad Sant (L) and Foundation Chairman Paul Yarossi of HNTB (2nd from R) (WASHINGTON)—Transportation construction companies from three states were recognized for their outstanding employee safety programs during the [...]

By |2019-09-30T10:10:22+00:00September 30th, 2019|2019 Press Releases, Safety|Comments Off on Contractors from Florida, Louisiana and Nebraska Receive 2019 National Safety Awards

Repeal of Proprietary Products Rule Heralds Era of Product Innovation and Safer Highways and Bridges

News ARTBA Filed Formal Petition in March 2018 Seeking Repeal of Century-Old Rule (WASHINGTON)— The Sept. 26 Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) repeal of a 103-year-old federal procurement rule is a major victory for motorists that should spur deployment of new technologies to help save lives, minimize congestion [...]

By |2019-09-26T13:21:40+00:00September 26th, 2019|2019 Press Releases|Comments Off on Repeal of Proprietary Products Rule Heralds Era of Product Innovation and Safer Highways and Bridges

ARTBA Announces 2019 Division Award Winners

News Susan Martinovich of Jacobs accepts the Guy Kelcey Division Award from Planning & Design Division President Ben Biller of Burns & McDonnell (WASHINGTON)—The American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) September 23 recognized transportation design and construction industry leaders with division awards at the [...]

By |2019-09-26T09:03:05+00:00September 26th, 2019|2019 Press Releases, ARTBA News|Comments Off on ARTBA Announces 2019 Division Award Winners

ARTBA Announces 2019-20 Officers at National Convention in Savannah, Ga.

News (WASHINGTON)—The American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) announced the election of its 2019-2020 officers during a September 23 annual business meeting at the association’s national convention in Savannah, Ga. They include: Chairman: Steve McGough, president and chief financial officer, HCSS, Sugar Land, Texas Senior Vice [...]

By |2019-09-24T15:19:37+00:00September 24th, 2019|2019 Press Releases|Comments Off on ARTBA Announces 2019-20 Officers at National Convention in Savannah, Ga.
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