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U.S. economy nearing full employment, bounced back in second quarter: Fed's Fischer
The U.S. economy probably bounced back to an annual growth rate of around 2.5 percent in the second quarter, and the labor market is approaching full employment, Federal Reserve vice chairman Stanley Fischer said on Tuesday.
Reuters – 7/1/2015

Where America's worst roads are - and how much they're costing us
The shoddy state of the nation's roads cost the average driver $515 in extra operation and maintenance costs on their car, according to the latest analysis from TRIP, a national transportation research group.
Washington Post – 7/1/2015

Six states increasing gas taxes on July 1
Six states are scheduled to increase their gas taxes on July 1 to help pay for transportation projects, according to the Citizens for Tax Justice and the Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy (ITEP).
The Hill – 6/29/2015

House Ways & Means Committee to hold long-term highway financing meeting
The House Ways and Means Committee are scheduled to hold a hearing titled, "Long-term financing of the Highway Trust Fund."
Roads & Bridges – 6/17/2015

Major investment in Australia's transport infrastructure
A joint venture featuring John Holland, Samsung C&T and Leighton Contractors (Leighton) has secured a deal to build and design Sydney's M4 East motorway.
World Highways – 6/16/2015

Caterpillar Paving to expand manufacturing in Minnesota
Caterpillar Paving Products is expanding its production facility in Brooklyn Park, Minnesota, pledging a $3 million effort and the creation of 31 additional jobs.
Equipment World – 6/16/2015

New roads for Tanzania capital
The Tanzanian Government is planning to invest in transportation in capital Dar es Salam.
World Highways – 6/12/2015

Transport development for Mindanao in Philippines
A series of transportation projects are in hand for Mindanao in the Philippines.
World Highways – 6/12/2015

Fed Notes Economic Improvements in Most Recent Report
The Federal Reserve's Beige Book reported that the economy expanded modestly in its recent assessment.
National Association of Manufacturers – 6/10/2015

Interview: Jean-Claude Fayat
The Fayat Group is one of the big names in road building equipment, with manufacturing facilities and sales operations around the world.
International Construction – 6/10/2015