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ARTBA Online Learning Center Courses Approved in New York, North Carolina & Florida for Engineers’ Professional Development Hours

News (WASHINGTON)—The American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) announced today that its Online Learning Center (OLC) courses meet New York, North Carolina and Florida Professional Development Hour (PDH) requirements for engineers seeking relicensing.  Other states do not require similar pre-approval. Created in 2016, the ARTBA OLC [...]

By | 2017-10-17T09:50:50+00:00 October 17th, 2017|Press Releases|Comments Off on ARTBA Online Learning Center Courses Approved in New York, North Carolina & Florida for Engineers’ Professional Development Hours

Seven Students Take Top Honors in Annual Video Contest on America’s Transportation Infrastructure

News (WASHINGTON)— High school students from Florida, New Jersey and Pennsylvania, and undergraduates at the University of Washington, Old Dominion University and the University of North Carolina are winners of the American Road & Transportation Builders Association’s (ARTBA) 7th annual “Student Transportation Video Contest.” They will each receive [...]

By | 2017-10-11T09:53:21+00:00 October 11th, 2017|Press Releases|Comments Off on Seven Students Take Top Honors in Annual Video Contest on America’s Transportation Infrastructure

David Zachry Named ARTBA Foundation Vice Chairman

News (WASHINGTON) — David S. Zachry, chief executive officer of San Antonio, Texas-based Zachry Corporation, has been named vice chairman of the American Road & Transportation Builders Association Transportation Development Foundation (ARTBA-TDF) Board of Trustees. The announcement came during a Board of Directors meeting in late September. [...]

By | 2017-10-10T09:32:15+00:00 October 10th, 2017|Press Releases|Comments Off on David Zachry Named ARTBA Foundation Vice Chairman

ARTBA Develops Guide to Help Highway Construction & Material Firm Owners Comply with New Silica Standard

For Immediate Release (WASHINGTON) – Failure to comply with a new Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) rule regarding crystalline silica exposure in construction could result in significant fines and penalties for industry firms. That’s why the American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) has developed a new compliance assistance [...]

By | 2017-10-06T15:16:59+00:00 October 5th, 2017|Press Releases, Press Releases - Clean|Comments Off on ARTBA Develops Guide to Help Highway Construction & Material Firm Owners Comply with New Silica Standard

A. Morton Thomas, Lea & Elliot Executives, ITR Concession Company & Two College Students Honored with ARTBA’s Women Leaders Awards

News A. Morton Thomas, Lea & Elliot Executives, ITR Concession Company & Two College Students Honored with ARTBA’s Women Leaders Awards (WASHINGTON)—The American Road & Transportation Builders Association’s Transportation Development Foundation (ARTBA-TDF) honored executives from A. Morton Thomas and Associates, Inc. and Lea & Elliot, Inc., the Indiana [...]

By | 2017-10-19T16:59:01+00:00 September 20th, 2017|Press Releases|Comments Off on A. Morton Thomas, Lea & Elliot Executives, ITR Concession Company & Two College Students Honored with ARTBA’s Women Leaders Awards

ARTBA Takes Legal Action on Maryland Purple Line Transit Project

For Immediate Release Breadcrumbs Amicus Brief Cites Potential Negative Environmental & P3 Precedents (WASHINGTON)—The American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) Aug. 23 told a federal appeals court that a lower court ruling blocking the Maryland Purple Line is an abuse of the National Environmental Policy Act [...]

By | 2017-10-06T09:59:38+00:00 August 29th, 2017|Press Releases|Comments Off on ARTBA Takes Legal Action on Maryland Purple Line Transit Project

What Has Happened with U.S. Bridges in the 10 Years Since the Minneapolis I-35W Bridge Collapse? A New Analysis Provides Some Answers

  The I-35W Saint Anthony Falls Bridge replaced the I-35W Mississippi River bridge after its tragic collapse. (WASHINGTON)—August 1 marks the 10th anniversary of the I-35W bridge collapse in Minneapolis. The bridge was classified as “structurally deficient” and was undergoing repair at the time. The American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) has looked [...]

By | 2017-10-06T11:40:22+00:00 August 1st, 2017|Press Releases|Comments Off on What Has Happened with U.S. Bridges in the 10 Years Since the Minneapolis I-35W Bridge Collapse? A New Analysis Provides Some Answers

State & Local Advocates Share Best Practices for Boosting Transportation Funding at Annual Workshop

(WASHINGTON)— More than 130 transportation design and construction professionals, chamber of commerce executives, and officials with better roads group and state transportation agencies from 36 states came together July 12 in the Nation’s Capital to share best practices for advancing transportation funding legislation and ballot initiatives during the 4th Annual National Workshop for State & Local [...]

By | 2017-10-06T11:34:52+00:00 July 19th, 2017|Press Releases|Comments Off on State & Local Advocates Share Best Practices for Boosting Transportation Funding at Annual Workshop

Florida I-595 Corridor Improvements Project & Colorado DOT’s David Spector Honored with National Public-Private Partnership (P3) Awards

ARTBA hosts the 2017 P3s in Transportation Conference, on Thursday, July 13, 2017, in Washington, DC. (Photo by Leslie E. Kossoff/LK Photos) (WASHINGTON)— The I-595 Corridor Improvements Project in Florida and David Spector, director of the Colorado High Performance Transportation Enterprise (HPTE), have been recognized as models of excellence in innovative transportation financing [...]

By | 2017-10-06T11:34:43+00:00 July 13th, 2017|Press Releases|Comments Off on Florida I-595 Corridor Improvements Project & Colorado DOT’s David Spector Honored with National Public-Private Partnership (P3) Awards
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