infrastructure

Which States’ Infrastructure is Falling Apart the Worst?

About seven out of every 100 miles of States Infrastructure are in poor condition; 9% of bridges nationwide are structurally deficient, meaning that they are in need of some repair; and 17% of dams in the country have a high hazard potential — meaning a functional failure would result in the loss of life.

24/7 Wall Street created an […]

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U.S. Infrastructure Gets a D+ Rating

D+ Grade For U.S. Infrastructure
This year in Las Vegas, the aggregate and construction industries gathered for the National Stone, Sand and Gravel Associations annual convention to evaluate the U.S. infrastructure. (See the graphic to the right)

There were sixteen different categories that were graded in the report.(A few listed below.)

The railways earned a B, […]

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5 Major Transportation Projects Happening in 2017

5 Major Transportation Projects Happening in 2017
Even with all the budget cuts and infrastructure spending issues happening throughout the US, there are still 5 major transportation projects that will be underway this year.
NEW YORK CITY’S SECOND AVENUE SUBWAY
Phase one of the Second Avenue Subway is complete which will allow the transportation project to open to […]

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Self-Driving Cars Reality, Our Kids May Never Have to Drive!

Self-Driving  Cars, Only Years Away! 
With the growing technology today, self-driving cars are becoming a real thing. With self-driving cars becoming a reality, contractors need to start thinking about installing upgrades to roads like fiber optics, cameras and connected signaling devices.

Different studies and research indicate that our next generation of children will never drive a car! With […]

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Top 10 States With the Best Rated Infrastructure

Top 10 States With the Best Rated Infrastructure
The American Society of Civil Engineers rated the overall US Infrastructure score a D+. It is estimated that it will take upwards to $4.6 trillion through 2025 to make all the necessary repairs to the countries struggling infrastructure. With infrastructure at a low, it is nice to […]

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Info graph of Struggling Infrastructure

Graphic Credit to: https://www.aggregateresearch.com/

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