Cost of bridge across Kerch Strait between Russia and Crimea doubles
The cost of building a bridge across the Kerch Strait between the Kerch Peninsula of Crimea and the Taman Peninsula of Russia's Krasnodar Krai may be double the initial forecast, according to Transport Minister Maxim Sokolov.
World Highways – 4/16/2014
North America Needs $30B Annually For Energy Infrastructure
The United States and Canada will require annual average midstream natural gas, crude oil and natural gas liquids midstream infrastructure investment of nearly $30 billion per year, or $641 billion total over the 22-year period from 2014 to 2035, a new study finds.
Underground Construction – 4/16/2014
Federal Government has no idea how it is managing environmental reviews
A new report on the Obama Administration admits a stunning lack of oversight of our nation's bedrock environmental law, the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA).
Shopfloor – 4/16/2014
Transportation secretary embarks on tour to drum up highway bill support
U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx kicked off a weeklong bus tour April 14 that will take him through eight Midwestern and Southern states.
Pit & Quarry – 4/16/2014
Bridgestone production facilities receive health and safety awards
Bridgestone Americas (Bridgestone) recently received four awards from the Rubber Manufacturer's Association's (RMA) Safety and Health Improvement Program (SHIP) for safety performance of plants operated by Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations (BATO).
OEM Off-Highway – 4/16/2014
Haulotte's Q1 North American Sales Soar 40% vs 2013
Haulotte's North American sales for the first quarter of 2014 rose 40% over the same period in 2013.
Lift & Access – 4/16/2014
CNH Industrial Announces Management Changes
CNH Industrial N.V. today announced certain management changes. Effective immediately, Richard Tobin, in addition to his position as Chief Executive Officer, assumes added responsibility as Brand President.
forconstructionpros.com – 4/16/2014
OSHA Schedules Crane Certification Date Hearing
OSHA has scheduled an informal public hearing to discuss the agency's proposed rule to extend the compliance date for the crane operator certification requirement.
Construction Equipment – 4/16/2014
National Asphalt Pavement Association Names Winners
The National Asphalt Pavement Association (NAPA) announced the winners of its 2013 Quality in Construction Award for excellence in construction of an asphalt pavement.
Construction Equipment Guide – 4/16/2014
Topcon Launches Technology Roadshow
What's the best way to get technology to the end-user? Topcon believes it has the answer with the 2014 Topcon Technology Roadshow, previewed for industry editors this week in Livermore, Calif.
Construction Equipment – 4/15/2014