States moving on gas tax hikes on their own
Several states are considering increases of their own gas taxes, as Congress struggles to come up to boost federal transportation funding.
The Hill – 11/13/2014
Former U.S. roads boss hoping to raise $250 million
Former U.S. federal transportation boss Ray LaHood is trying to raise the required $250 million for a U.S. customs plaza for the $2.1-billion Detroit River bridge project.
Better Roads – 11/10/2014
Work planned for key Nigerian highway links
In Nigeria plans are in hand for the rebuilding of two key connections, the Lagos-Badagry Expressway and the Oshodi-Apapa Expressway.
World Highways – 11/6/2014
Russian road development continues for Kurgan and Krasnodar regions
New highway investment plans have been made for Russia's Kurgan and Krasnodar regions. Some 240km of roads and 13 bridges are planned to be constructed in the Kurgan Region (Urals) by 2021.
World Highways – 11/3/2014
Despite Encouraging Data, Manufacturers Continue to Have Concerns
Despite rising manufacturing activity, manufacturers continue to have a number of concerns.
National Association of Manufacturers – 11/3/2014
Sakai partners with Rexco Equipment in Iowa
Sakai America, Adairsville, Ga., has formed a partnership with Rexco Equipment, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, in order to better meet the compaction needs of customers across Iowa.
Rental Pulse – 11/2/2014
Ray LaHood: 'We need a big pot of money' to fix America's roads and bridges
Continuing his "America is one big pothole" theme, former U.S. Department of Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood used an appearance at a Caterpillar press event Wednesday night to lambast the present direction of U.S. transportation policy.
Better Roads – 10/31/2014
VP Biden urges for increase in infrastructure spending
Vice President Biden wants to see an increase in infrastructure spending, saying it would spur growth and create jobs.
Better Roads – 10/30/2014
BOMAG Makes Additional Investment in Its New Facility
BOMAG Americas Inc. announces plans for product manufacturing transitions to its new North American headquarters in Ridgeway, SC.
forconstructionpros.com – 10/30/2014
Cummins reports strong third quarter financial results
Cummins Inc. has reported its results for the third quarter of 2014.
OEM Off-Highway – 10/28/2014