Buttigieg Optimistic on Major Infrastructure Investment

By Lauren Schapker, vice president of legislative affairs, ARTBA U.S. Department of Transportation (U.S. DOT) Secretary-designate Pete Buttigieg wants to build on the Senate's 2019 bipartisan highway reauthorization bill, study new funding measures, and examine...
Biden Acts To Reverse Trump Regulatory Policies

Biden Acts To Reverse Trump Regulatory Policies

By Nick Goldstein, vice president of regulatory and legal issues, ARTBA President Joe Biden initiated a series of regulatory actions shortly after taking office that reversed a number of Trump administration policies and advanced familiar themes he articulated...

AECOM Welcomes Two New Executives

AECOM Welcomes Two New Executives

By Mark Holan, editorial director, ARTBA ARTBA member firm AECOM Jan. 19 announced the appointments of Jennifer Aument as chief executive of its global Transportation business and Drew Jeter as chief executive of its global Program Management business. Aument will...

2021 Events Schedule Is Under Construction

2021 Events Schedule Is Under Construction

ARTBA's 2021 events schedule is being developed and subject to the ongoing situation with the COVID-19 pandemic. The Federal Issues Program (FIP) and Transportation Construction Coalition (TCC) Fly-In is scheduled for May 18-20 in Washington, D.C. The ARTBA National...

Free Virtual Training on Excavation & Trenching Hazards

Free Virtual Training on Excavation & Trenching Hazards

By Katie Chimelewski, director of safety & certification, ARTBA ARTBA is offering a new course to help its members prevent trench collapses, a leading cause of death and injury in the U.S. construction industry, according to the Occupational Safety and Health...