ARTBA Offers Two Important Market Intelligence Opportunities

By Mark Holan, editorial director, ARTBA Business leaders depend on best-in-class market intelligence for their success. That’s why transportation design and construction professionals should act on these two opportunities from ARTBA’s economics team:...
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House Takes Action On Harbor, Water Infrastructure Bills

House Takes Action On Harbor, Water Infrastructure Bills

By Dean Franks, senior vice president, Congressional relations, ARTBA The House of Representatives Oct. 28 passed a bill to mandate that all future incoming revenues to the Harbor Maintenance Trust Fund (HMTF) be spent on the port and waterway projects for which they...

ARTBA Supports Reconsideration of Salary Data Requirements

ARTBA Supports Reconsideration of Salary Data Requirements

By Nick Goldstein, vice president of regulatory and legal issues, ARTBA  ARTBA is supporting the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission’s decision to reexamine increased reporting requirements for its employer information report (EEO-1). Before 2016, the EEO-1...

Matt Cummings Receives Engineering Management Award

Matt Cummings Receives Engineering Management Award

By Mark Holan, editorial director, ARTBA Former ARTBA chairman Matt Cummings, above, president and CEO of T.Y. Lin International Group, Oct. 12 received the 2019 John I. Parcel-Leif J. Sverdrup Civil Engineering Management Award from the American Society of Civil...

Central & Western Meetings Conclude ARTBA’s 2019 Regionals

Central & Western Meetings Conclude ARTBA’s 2019 Regionals

Western regional in San Antonio, Nov. 13-14. By Allison Klein, senior vice president/strategic engagement, ARTBA Transportation design and construction industry leaders and top state agency officials discussed workforce development, funding, and other critical issues...

Five State DOTs Win Roadway Safety Awards

Five State DOTs Win Roadway Safety Awards

By Mark Holan, editorial director, ARTBA Seven highway safety projects from five state transportation departments have received 2019 National Roadway Safety Awards. The Florida and Virginia DOTs each received two awards in the “program planning, development, and...

Another Poll Confirms Americans Want Infrastructure Investment

Another Poll Confirms Americans Want Infrastructure Investment

By John Schneidawind, vice president of public affairs, ARTBA Voters in key swing districts of 2020 battleground states overwhelmingly support a robust federal infrastructure plan, according to a new poll. The survey found 91 percent of 1,505 likely voters in...