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Senate committee set to vote on “comprehensive” transportation reform Wednesday

Senate committee set to vote on...

- Jul 13, 2015

U.S. Senator John Thune (R-South Dakota) announced the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation will consider and vote on ...

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Holcim and Lafarge merger complete, LafargeHolcim to launch July 15

Holcim and Lafarge merger complete,...

- Jul 13, 2015

The merger of Holcim and Lafarge has been completed, and LafargeHolcim emerged as the largest aggregate producer in the world. Holcim announced ...

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Larsen co-sponsors bill calling for 15-cents-per-gallon gas tax increase for transportation funding

Larsen co-sponsors bill calling for...

- Jul 10, 2015

Representative Rick Larsen (D-Washington) has cosponsored H.R. 680, the UPDATE Act, which would raise the gas tax by 15 cents ...

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Bipartisan group of representatives want to use “Queen of the Hill” rule to make gains on transportation bill

Bipartisan group of representatives want to...

- Jul 10, 2015

A group of 10 members of the House of Representatives have had enough of the back-and-forth that has plagued and ...

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Portman, Schumer release bipartisan principles for international tax reform with intent to fund transportation

Portman, Schumer release bipartisan...

- Jul 09, 2015

Senators Rob Portman (R-Ohio) and Charles Schumer (D-New York) have released an outline for international tax reform aimed at reducing ...

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McConnell: “We’re not going to raise the gas tax”

McConnell: “We’re not going to raise...

- Jul 09, 2015

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Kentucky) said transportation legislation could be on the floor next week as the July 31 ...

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Near-miss accident: Excavator falls into lake while workers were at lunch

Near-miss accident: Excavator falls into lake...

- Jul 08, 2015

An excavator ended up in a lake at a surface sand and gravel operation while the miners at the site were away ...

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Samsung’s “see-through” semi truck is neat, but its existence hints at a much more exciting future for transportation (VIDEO)

Samsung’s “see-through”...

- Jul 08, 2015

Korean tech giant Samsung has revealed what it calls the “Safety Truck,” aimed at helping those attempting to pass big ...

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VIDEO: Watch a Caterpillar 797 mining truck manufactured and crane-assembled in this awesome time-lapse

VIDEO: Watch a Caterpillar 797 mining truck...

- Jul 07, 2015

Anyone who's had the thrill of standing next to a Cat 797 mining truck knows the machine is larger than ...

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PHOTOS: Atlanta quarry set to become reservoir was the backdrop for the first season of ‘The Walking Dead’

PHOTOS: Atlanta quarry set to become...

- Jul 07, 2015

Before it became tapped to hold billions of gallons of water as a new reservoir for the Atlanta area, Bellwood Quarry was ...

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