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Arizona State University Professor Ram Pendyala Honored with ARTBA’s Research & Education Award

News (WASHINGTON) — Dr. Ram M. Pendyala, a professor of transportation systems in the civil, environmental, and sustainable engineering program at Arizona State University in Tempe, is the 2018 recipient of the American Road & Transportation Builders Association’s (ARTBA) prestigious S.S. Steinberg Award. He was honored Jan. [...]

By |2018-08-22T09:38:14+00:00January 8th, 2018|2018 Press Releases, Press Releases|Comments Off on Arizona State University Professor Ram Pendyala Honored with ARTBA’s Research & Education Award

Council of University Transportation Centers Honors Leaders & Students for Advancing Transportation Research

News (WASHINGTON) -  A long-time director of the Texas Transportation Institute, a 40-year public and private sector California transportation leader, an assistant professor at New York University, a program manager at North Carolina A&T State University, and five exceptional students will be honored Jan. 6 by the Council [...]

By |2018-01-08T09:40:40+00:00January 5th, 2018|2018 Press Releases, Press Releases|Comments Off on Council of University Transportation Centers Honors Leaders & Students for Advancing Transportation Research

ARTBA Helps Secure Purple Line Victory in Federal Court

News Association Argued Project Opponents Were Abusing NEPA (WASHINGTON)— The American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) Dec. 19 hailed a federal appeals court decision to overrule a lower court ruling blocking the Maryland Purple Line light-rail project, one of the nation’s most high profile transit public-private [...]

By |2017-12-20T09:24:32+00:00December 19th, 2017|Press Releases|Comments Off on ARTBA Helps Secure Purple Line Victory in Federal Court

ARTBA Foundation Announces 2017 Transportation Development Hall of Fame Honorees

News (WASHINGTON)—A Massachusetts transportation contractor, a Virginia-based engineer, and the long-time chief of the federal Bureau of Public Roads are the 2017 inductees for the American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) Foundation’s “Transportation Development Hall of Fame.” Launched in 2010, the “Hall of Fame” honors individuals [...]

By |2017-12-18T10:05:00+00:00December 18th, 2017|Press Releases|Comments Off on ARTBA Foundation Announces 2017 Transportation Development Hall of Fame Honorees

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+00:00December 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+00:00November 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+00:00November 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+00:00November 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+00:00November 1st, 2017|Press Releases|Comments Off on ARTBA 2018 U.S. Transportation Construction Market Forecast Webinar Nov. 30
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