highway construction

Paccar MX tough-tested with Louisville aggregate hauler

Keith Redden’s retirement dream was to start a trucking firm. “I said if I owned six trucks, I could make a living,” he says. After a start in 2003 with three used Kenworths from a home base in Floyd’s Knob, Ind., across the Ohio River from Louisville, his K Redden Trucking business is up to a total 24 power units at present, “and I enjoy it more every day,” he adds. In 2005, he began purchasing ...

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I-80 work to begin in Nebraska

I-80 construction work is scheduled to begin this week and week of March 26.

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I-95 bridge work to cause delays in South Carolina

One of two northbound lanes will be closed for two miles beginning at mile marker 98 during concrete construction on the span.

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I-80 work in Nebraska to begin

Construction work is set to begin Sept. 12 on I-80 from west of the Aurora I-80 interchange to 5.5 miles east that will last about a year.

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How to save fuel: ‘Fix the roads!’ researchers say

We all know the tire makers have done their due in improving truck-tire rolling resistance in recent years to help operators save fuel with tire choices. Two Auburn University researchers say it’s time for the paving industry and the governments that allocate funds for roads to step up to the plate. They located a holy grail of sorts in fuel savings via the analytical report they presented at the midyear meeting of the National Asphalt ...

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Traffic delays on I-15 in Salt Lake City

Drivers should expect one- to two-hour delays through construction zones.

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Highway construction cost index released

Index is a measure of highway construction cost changes since 2003.

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Work begins on I-94 in N.D.

Construction work begins June 27 on two projects on Interstate 94 in North Dakota near the Montana border.

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I-10 construction in Phoenix

Expect heavy delays from road construction on Interstate 10 in the Phoenix area March 18-19.

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Work under way to repair I-15 in California

Caltrans is directing emergency paving work on southbound I-15 in San Bernardino County east of Los Angeles.

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