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ARTBA Foundation Announces Key 2018 Scholarship, Awards & Recognition Program Deadlines

NEWS (WASHINGTON)— The American Road & Transportation Builders Association Transportation Development Foundation (ARTBA-TDF) has announced key deadlines for its 2018 scholarship, awards and recognition programs.  They include: Lanford Family Highway Worker Memorial Scholarship Program Established in 1999, this first-of-its-kind scholarship fund provides post-high school financial assistance to [...]

By | 2017-12-13T11:57:17+00:00 December 13th, 2017|Press Releases|Comments Off on ARTBA Foundation Announces Key 2018 Scholarship, Awards & Recognition Program Deadlines

Modest Growth for 2018 Transportation Construction Market, ARTBA Forecast Finds

News (WASHINGTON) - The U.S. transportation infrastructure market is anticipated to rebound slightly next year, following a 2.8 percent drop in 2017, according to the American Road & Transportation Builders Association’s economic forecast released Nov. 30. Total domestic transportation construction and related-market activity is forecast to reach $255 [...]

By | 2017-12-13T12:01:04+00:00 November 30th, 2017|Press Releases|Comments Off on Modest Growth for 2018 Transportation Construction Market, ARTBA Forecast Finds

ARTBA Says House Bill “Dropped the Ball” on Transportation Tax Reform Needed to Avert Looming Highway Trust Fund Insolvency and Help Pay for Trump Infrastructure Plan

News (Washington)—A leading transportation infrastructure group criticized the House tax bill passed today for failing to address the looming insolvency of the Highway Trust Fund in 2021 and the “$1,000 per year ‘hidden tax’ borne by every American household due to ever increasing traffic congestion on the [...]

By | 2017-11-16T16:08:07+00:00 November 16th, 2017|Press Releases|Comments Off on ARTBA Says House Bill “Dropped the Ball” on Transportation Tax Reform Needed to Avert Looming Highway Trust Fund Insolvency and Help Pay for Trump Infrastructure Plan

Voters Demonstrate Overwhelming Support for Transportation Investment

News Over 80 percent of State & Local Ballot Measures Approved (WASHINGTON)—Voters in 20 states approved more than 80 percent of 215 transportation investment ballot measures Nov. 7, mostly at the local level, according to analysis conducted by the American Road & Transportation Builders Association’s Transportation Investment [...]

By | 2017-11-08T17:55:30+00:00 November 8th, 2017|Press Releases|Comments Off on Voters Demonstrate Overwhelming Support for Transportation Investment

ARTBA 2018 U.S. Transportation Construction Market Forecast Webinar Nov. 30

News Briefing is for Analysts & Investors, Public Officials and Construction Executives (WASHINGTON)—American Road & Transportation Builder Association (ARTBA) Chief Economist Dr. Alison Premo Black will provide her 2018 national transportation construction market forecast during a 75-minute webinar on Nov. 30 at 12 p.m. Eastern. The association’s [...]

By | 2017-11-01T11:56:13+00:00 November 1st, 2017|Press Releases|Comments Off on ARTBA 2018 U.S. Transportation Construction Market Forecast Webinar Nov. 30

ARTBA Foundation Launches New Safety Center

News www.artbasafetycenter.org (WASHINGTON)— The jobsite safety of the men and women who build and maintain America’s transportation infrastructure—as well as that of those who travel through our work zones—has been a top priority for the American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) since its founding in 1902. [...]

By | 2017-10-30T13:22:56+00:00 October 30th, 2017|Press Releases|Comments Off on ARTBA Foundation Launches New Safety Center

Newly Designed ARTBA Website Highlights Core Competencies

News (WASHINGTON)— For 115 years, the American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) has exclusively focused on building and protecting the U.S. transportation construction market on behalf of its nearly 8,000 public and private sector members.  The association is a trusted, non-partisan information source for transportation infrastructure [...]

By | 2017-10-27T08:48:23+00:00 October 27th, 2017|Press Releases|Comments Off on Newly Designed ARTBA Website Highlights Core Competencies

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
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