Monthly Archives: July 2016

$9.3 Billion In Transportation Fund Requests: Awarding $500 Million

 $500 Million From TIGER Grant Program Awarded
585 applications across the US were accumulated through the Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery (TIGER) adding up to $9.3 Billion in requested transportation funding. The TIGER program is awarding $500 Million total funding which is 18 percent lower than the requested amount.

The program has been active for eight years […]

By |July 27th, 2016|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on $9.3 Billion In Transportation Fund Requests: Awarding $500 Million

NJ Suspends Road Construction: $41M, 1,700 Jobs

Second Week, NJ Shutdown of Road Construction
NJ is going on their second week of road construction halt. Gov. Chris Christie put $3.5 billion worth of transportation improvements on hold. This was put in play on July 8th when there was a state of emergency regarding the Transportation Trust Fund.

The state of emergency was started due […]

By |July 19th, 2016|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on NJ Suspends Road Construction: $41M, 1,700 Jobs

U.S. DOT Selects 18 Transportation Projects to Receive Funding

18 Transportation Projects Receive Funding by U.S. DOT
U.S. Dot has selected 18 projects around the country to be a part of a $759 Million in federal FASTLANE grant. It is a newly created competitive grant program that is getting positive notice from lawmakers that represent districts or states that will benefit from the grant.

There […]

By |July 13th, 2016|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on U.S. DOT Selects 18 Transportation Projects to Receive Funding

Third Successful Trial Using Dry Process Rubberized Aspahlt

Michigan Trial Project: 3rd Successful Trial
Asphalt Plus, LLC conducted a 3rd trial project, this time in Michigan using the Dry Process with rubberized asphalt. Same as last two successful trial projects on I-88 in Illinois, we recorded the process to show just how the Dry Process of Rubberized Asphalt is as simple as it comes. […]

By |July 7th, 2016|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Third Successful Trial Using Dry Process Rubberized Aspahlt