Maryland Governor Larry Hogan announced $461 million in new traffic relief initiatives for the Baltimore region, including adding lanes to 27 miles of highway to alleviate congestion on the Baltimore Beltway (I-695) and I-95. The Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT) and the Maryland Transportation Authority (MDTA) are pursuing three design-build projects to achieve the greatest possible amount of peak-hour congestion relief on the Baltimore Beltway and I-95.
Arcadis announced a five-year contract for general engineering and support services with the Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT). The on-call program is for up to $100 million in task orders for highway projects, including bridge replacements, road widening and interchange improvements.
The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Build America Bureau will provide a $106.95 million TIFIA loan to the Colorado High Performance Transportation Enterprise to finance completion of the C-470 Express Lanes Project.
Arcadis U.S., Inc. contracted with the State of Louisiana’s Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) to provide technical support services and facilitate planning activities related to connected and autonomous vehicles and their impact on highway infrastructure.
The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) selected Grand Parkway Infrastructure to serve as the design-builder to develop, design, construct and maintain approximately 44 miles of SH 99/Grand Parkway segments.
The Illinois Tollway announced that it is seeking firms to provide a variety of professional engineering services for 34 new contracts.
The Illinois Tollway is hosting a 2017 Professional Engineering Services Networking Event on Tuesday, March 14, in Downers Grove.
The Texas Transportation Commission recently heard presentations from the Texas Department of Transportation regarding the agency’s Unified Transportation Program.
Balfour Beatty welcomed more than 70 industry specialists to its head office in Canary Wharf, London, to launch the BIM4 Highways Group.