National Convention & TransOvation™ Workshop Feature Stellar Speaker Lineup  

By Mark Holan, editorial director, ARTBA A stellar lineup will address the theme “Building Smart & Resilient Transportation Infrastructure” and other industry issues at this year’s ARTBA National Convention, which opens Sept. 30 in New York City. This year's...
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Highway & Bridge Construction Employment Grows in July

Highway & Bridge Construction Employment Grows in July

By Lital Shair Nada, market research associate, ARTBA Highway and bridge construction employment increased by 2.4 percent in July, the fourth consecutive year of gains during the seventh month. Contractors hired an additional 8,800 workers compared to July 2017,...

FHWA Expands Delegation Program to States

FHWA Expands Delegation Program to States

By Nick Goldstein, vice president of regulatory & legal issues, ARTBA The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) Sept. 20 established a new Special Experimental Project, to be known as SEP-16, to evaluate how more Federal-aid highway program responsibilities can be...

Council of State Executives Meets in Montana

Council of State Executives Meets in Montana

Montana DOT Director Mike Tooley is flanked by CSE Chairman Mike Sturino, president and CEO of the Illinois Road & Transportation Builders Association, left, and ARTBA 2018 Chairman Matt Cummings, right. By Allison Rose, ARTBA’s Director of Member Services,...