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|September 29, 2021||High DBE Rates in Illinois Tollway’s $103m Contracts||
Among the projects is a contract for the construction of a maintenance facility at the eastern end of the Jane Addams Memorial Tollway, or I-90.
The addition of $103.3 million in contracts fr ...Read more
|September 28, 2021||NYC Mayor Announces Plan for $191m Offshore Wind Project||
The City says the plan will lead to a number of benefits once implemented. Those benefits include making New York City powered 100-percent by clean electricity by 2040 and carbon neutral by 2050, c ...Read more
|September 28, 2021||$30m Contract Awarded for BART Expansion Environmental Services||
According to the Link21 program’s website, “Link21 and its partner agencies aim to connect urban and intercity rail throughout the Northern California Megaregion, as envisioned by the Californi ...Read more
|August 23, 2021||Massachusetts Wind Farm’s Union Priority at Odds With Workforce Diversity||
On May 11, the Biden Administration’s Secretary of Interior, Deb Haaland, and the Secretary of Commerce, Gina Raimondo, announced the approval of the construction of the Vineyard Wind project. Th ...Read more
|August 20, 2021||Port of Long Beach Completes $1.4b Terminal Project||
The Long Beach Container Terminal (LBCT) at Middle Harbor uses “nearly all electric and zero-emissions equipment, the Port of Long Beach said in a press release today.
The port itself is th ...Read more
|July 29, 2021||Infrastructure Bill Passes Major Hurdle With Bipartisan Support||
The US Senate voted on Wednesday to start debating the roughly $1 trillion infrastructure package, a longtime and key component of the Biden Administration’s agenda.
The current iteration o ...Read more
|June 17, 2021||Massachusetts General Hospital Adding New Towers, 1M Square Feet|
|May 27, 2021||US Senate Committee Unanimously Passes $304 Billion Highway Bill||
The funding lasts for five years and marks a massive increase over the 2015 Fixing America’s Surface Transportation (FAST) Act, which carried $226.3 billion in funds. The extension on the FAST Ac ...Read more
|April 27, 2021||Nation’s Small Shipyards Get $20m Boost From Maritime Admin||
The goal of the funding is to “strengthen U.S. shipyard economic competitiveness.”
The funds will be administered through the Small Shipyard Grant Program, which has doled out $262.5 mill ...Read more
|April 26, 2021||South Carolina Holds Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony on New 3,000ft Bridge||
The $77 million project is the largest in the state’s 10-year Strategic Plan to replace hundreds of bridges that have become structurally deficient in the state.
Local media The Island Pack ...Read more