The U.S. transportation infrastructure market is anticipated to rebound slightly in 2018, following a 2.8 percent drop in 2017, according to the American Road & Transportation Builders Association’s economic forecast released Nov. 30.
The Deep Foundations Institute (DFI) announced that Akio Kitamura, founder and president of Giken, is the recipient of the 2018 Ben C. Gerwick Award for Innovation in the Design and Construction of Marine Foundations.
Modulift provided a custom lifting beam, slings and shackles as specialist pipeline contractor Stockton Drilling completed multiple lifts of a 28-ton, 18-m long tunnel boring machine (TBM) that was working subsea at the Beatrice Offshore Windfarm/Direct Pipe Landfalls (BOWL) project at Portgordon, Scotland.
Atlas Copco, a leading provider of sustainable productivity solutions, has agreed to acquire the assets of Cate Drilling Solutions LLC, a U.S. company that distributes and services Atlas Copco drilling equipment and components.
P&B Risk Management, a women-owned small business providing a broad range of services including project risk management analyses, project management services, engineering services and technical consulting, recently marked its one-year anniversary.
The City of Calgary, Alberta, Canada, has begun the prequalification process for its Inglewood Sanitary Trunk project. The city has issued a Request for Qualifications (RFQ) for a general contractor (GC) and potential microtunneling subcontractors.
Chris Allen (1946-2017), Assistant Director for DC Water’s Clean Rivers Project, passed away on Nov. 24. Allen had 47 years of experience in construction management, general contracting, consulting field supervision and program management of large buildings, mass transit, heavy construction projects and aviation programs.