The Digital Construction Technology Revolution is Here

The Digital Construction Technology Revolution is Here

By Gregory Nadeau The construction industry is entering the digital age. Technological innovation has transformed many industries—retail, auto manufacturing, media—but the construction and infrastructure segments of the economy have been slow to adapt, operating much...
Seattle’s Route 99 Tunnel Project Wins National Award

Seattle’s Route 99 Tunnel Project Wins National Award

By Mark Holan, editorial director, ARTBA The Washington State Department of Transportation’s State Route 99 Tunnel Project, which replaced the dilapidated and earthquake prone Alaskan Way Viaduct in downtown Seattle, has received the Grand Prize in the 2020 America’s...
Gerald Desmond Bridge Replacement Opens in California

Gerald Desmond Bridge Replacement Opens in California

The Gerald Desmond Bridge, a cable-stayed span that replaces the adjacent arch bridge that connected the Port of Long Beach (POLB) with the California mainland for more than half a century, opened in early October. The six-lane, 2,000-foot-long bridge crosses Long...
The Digital Construction Technology Revolution is Here

Idaho Innovation Initiative Produces Big Ideas & Savings

By Reed Hollinshead Idaho is one of the fastest-growing states in the nation, with higher demand than ever on its transportation system of more than 12,000 lane miles of roads and highways, 1,830 bridges, and 31 backcountry airstrips. Like too many other states,...