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PennDOT: Transit, infrastructure projects jeopardized

Secretary of Transportation Leslie S. Richards warned oversight chairs in the House and Senate that a recently unveiled House Republican plan to cut transportation funding from dedicated sources is based on misleading information and would lead to transit services cuts in small and large systems, and delay or deny assistance to important transportation infrastructure.

Aerial Analytics

3D Robotics announced that its Site Scan drone-based aerial analytics platform can now calculate cut and fill volumes directly without exporting drone data into...

Enterprise Risk Management in Infrastructure – Part 1

Enterprise Risk Management (ERM) is an established, though rapidly expanding discipline, in the private sector. Part 1 of this article is an introduction to ERM in infrastructure, and outlines how Risk Assessment Matrices are being applied to public infrastructure networks to capture Avoidable Costs, while preserving level of service and value for money.

Gannett Fleming expands security and safety services practice

Global infrastructure firm Gannett Fleming, Inc. expanded its Security and Safety Practice to meet the growing need to protect the country’s infrastructure.

Verified Sustainable Design

Much like other sustainability systems for buildings and infrastructure, Envision — developed and implemented by the Institute for Sustainable Infrastructure (ISI; https://sustainableinfrastructure.org) — has...

The Omen of Oroville

By Richard Massey While the final forensic report commissioned by the California Department of Water Resources (DWR) has yet to be issued, the causes of...

Keeping water infrastructure watertight

Communities can maximize the performance of infrastructure with the latest technological advancements designed specifically for the water management sector.

Blackstone to launch $40 billion infrastructure investment vehicle

Through the launch of a new investment vehicle and additional debt financing, Blackstone expects to invest in more than $100 billion of infrastructure projects, principally in the United States.

EPA’s water infrastructure funding increased to $1.5 billion

EPA's Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (WIFIA) program received an additional $8 million for credit subsidy in the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2017.

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