More stories about Roadways

  • Pilot Concrete Project Makes Roads Safer, More Attractive

    For the first time, colored concrete safety barriers are ensuring safety on German roads – and enhancing their visual appeal, too.

  • New Facility Demonstrates Mack Commitment to Maximizing Customer Uptime

    With its new, state-of-the-art Uptime Center, Mack Trucks is bringing together innovative technology and expert personnel in an environment designed to provide the truck industry’s best customer support.

  • Panama Airport Expansion

    Airport project included expanding the passenger terminal by 224,200 square feet, and updating boarding bridges, escalators, baggage processing, and flight control systems.

  • Highway Trust Fund

    The Highway Trust Fund is not going broke after all, thanks to a grudging, 11th-hour save by Congress. But pensions will be affected to make it happen.

  • Precision in Concrete Paving

    To ensure a high load-bearing capacity and long service life together with perfect surface evenness and skid resistance of the road surface in the expansion of a German motorway, the contractor elected to make use of the advantages of concrete surfacing.

  • Testing Strategies for Concrete Pavement Mixes

    Thermal profile testing can greatly reduce the time needed to optimize a mix.

  • America: One Big Pothole

    A former U.S. transportation secretary and congressman took Washington to task for not spending money on the nation’s infrastructure. “Without infrastructure, America would not be the great country that it is,” said Ray LaHood.

  • Mack Renews Commitment to Highway Safety with Continued Share the Road Sponsorship

    The Share the Road program sends professional truck drivers with exemplary safety records across the country to conduct driving demonstrations for students, motorists and other groups.

  • Precast Barrier Softens Airport Noise

    A total of 277,000 square feet of precast sound wall is being erected on the west side of the road near Dulles International Airport.

  • Vulcan Announces Second Quarter 2014 Results

    Tom Hill, President and Chief Executive Officer, said, "Our second quarter results further demonstrate the earnings leverage of volume growth in our aggregates business, and our continuing improvements to margins and unit profitability."