17-Day Bridge Reconstruction Opens to Traffic

17-Day Bridge Reconstruction Opens to Traffic

Wildcat Creek Bridge on US 12 in Washington State. By Mark Holan, editorial director, ARTBA Accelerated bridge construction (ABC) techniques helped engineers and contractors in Washington State replace an 82-year-old span in just 17 days. It also saved $4 million. The...
ARTBA Members Showcase Drone Technology at FHWA Summit

ARTBA Members Showcase Drone Technology at FHWA Summit

Roger Triana of Quinn Consulting Services (second from left) shows attendees examples of drones his firm uses for inspections. By Rich Juliano, senior vice president, policy, and managing director of Contractors Division, ARTBA Growing use of unmanned aerial systems...
Lane Construction Corp. Chief Alger Elected ARTBA Chair

Lane Construction Corp. Chief Alger Elected ARTBA Chair

By Eileen Houlihan, senior writer/editor, ARTBA Robert (Bob) E. Alger, P.E., president and CEO of Cheshire, Connecticut-based The Lane Construction Corporation, was elected 2018-2019 ARTBA chairman Oct. 1 at the association’s national convention in New York City....
ARTBA Elects 2018-19 Officers at National Convention

ARTBA Elects 2018-19 Officers at National Convention

By Eileen Houlihan, senior writer/editor, ARTBA ARTBA announced the election of its 2018-2019 officers during an Oct. 1 annual business meeting at the association’s national convention in New York City. The officers include: Chairman: Bob Alger, president & CEO,...