House Bill to Improve Texas Border Infrastructure

By |2015-08-10T19:06:14-07:0008/10/2015|Car Shipping|

The U.S. House Committee on Highways and Transit is considering a bill that would permit border states to designate certain funds for infrastructure projects, according to The bill, H.R. 3181, was introduced in the House late last month by Congressman Will Hurd (R-TX), Congressman Michael T. McCaul (R-TX), and Congressman [...]

Design-Build Drives Down Costs and Construction Time

By |2015-07-08T19:55:48-07:0007/06/2015|Car Shipping|

For the past decades upon decades of road construction, architects have designed highway projects and contractors have built them. According to the Sun Herald, federal agencies have been required to contract separately for design and building since the 1930s, and states have followed suit. Unfortunately, this system has its faults. If, [...]

Seattle’s Alaskan Way Tunnel Project Moves Forward

By |2018-04-27T10:03:25-07:0010/10/2013|Car Shipping|

The Alaskan Way Viaduct has been an important part of Seattle’s highway infrastructure since it was completed in 1953. This double-decker elevated highway is part of State Route 99, skirting along the downtown area of Seattle along the Elliott Bay waterfront of the Puget Sound. The Viaduct carries up to 110,000 [...]

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