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by Katie Phillips, on Aug 7, 2020 12:56:02 PM

Earlier this summer, Tensar issued a challenge to children aged 4 - 11 to think about the future of transportation: What will transportation look like 100 years from now in …

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Topics:EducationCompany News

by Jeffrey Rasche, on Aug 6, 2020 11:00:00 AM

In a pavement interlayer, a coating protects the fibers from mechanical and chemical damage during shipping, storage, installation and post construction. That same coating forms all of the strands into …

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Topics:Public WorksPavement Maintenance

by Paul Schmitz, on Jul 30, 2020 2:35:00 PM

Over the past eight weeks we have looked at the various impacts of COVID-19 on transportation construction. Even though this pandemic has caused major disruptions across the board, we can …

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Topics:RoadwaysInfrastructurePublic Works

by Nathan Young, P.E., on Jul 28, 2020 12:01:40 PM

Accurately evaluating subgrade strength is critical for almost any job site. The strength may be acceptable in a few areas, however, assuming that same strength spans the entire site can …

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Topics:Subgrade Stabilization

by Paul Schmitz, on Jul 23, 2020 2:00:00 PM

Part 7: Improvements to Stimulus Funding In 2009, the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act was signed into law to revive the economy teetering on the brink of a major depression …

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Topics:RoadwaysInfrastructurePublic Works

by Paul Schmitz, on Jul 16, 2020 2:00:00 PM

Working on the assumption that a stimulus bill will be passed, states then must decide how to prioritize the vast number of infrastructure projects on their dockets. Should projects that …

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Topics:InfrastructurePublic Workshighways

by Paul Schmitz, on Jul 9, 2020 2:00:00 PM

As we discussed in Part 4 of our series, COVID-19 has drastically reduced revenues that states depend on for funding infrastructure improvements. This large deficit has sparked calls for help …

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Topics:InfrastructurePublic Workshighways

by Steve Williams, on Jun 30, 2020 10:15:00 AM

As the City of Seattle grew, its naturally sloping beaches gave way to concrete seawalls and large ships, creating havoc on the dwindling Chinook salmon population. Since Chinook is listed …

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Topics:Coastal, Waterways, & MarineCoastal & Marine

by Paul Schmitz, on Jun 25, 2020 2:15:00 PM

Most states depend on tax revenues generated from gas sales and tourism to fund necessary infrastructure projects. Due to stay at home orders, many are experiencing a 30-50% drop in …

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Topics:InfrastructurePublic Workshighways

by Paul Schmitz, on Jun 19, 2020 2:00:00 PM

As we start to adjust to our new circumstances caused by COVID-19, companies operating in the transportation construction sector must also plan for long-term impacts. How will new regulations and …

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Topics:InfrastructurePublic Works