US Infrastructure News

US Infrastructure News

23 Jul 2014
WASHINGTON, D.C. — The American Trucking Associations is urging the U.S. Senate to pass a shorter “short-term patch” to the Highway Trust Fund than that approved by the House of Representatives earlier this month and then quickly move to finding a long-term funding solution.
CMA CGM container ship at the Port of Philadelphia
02 Aug 2013
The planned two-berth terminal at Southport in South Philadelphia, which will have an estimated cost of $300 million to $400 million, will have a target capacity of 750,000 20-foot-equivalent container units annually when fully built out. Together with the 450,000-TEU Packer Avenue Marine Terminal, Southport will give the Port of Philadelphia total capacity of some 1.2 million TEUs.
BNSF's Alliance, Texas, inland logistics park
02 Aug 2013
Twenty years after BNSF Railway opened its first logistics park in Fort Worth, Texas, the railroad this year will open its fourth, a sprawling 433-acre intermodal terminal with up to 7 million square feet of adjacent industrial real estate capacity about 550 miles to the north.
truck access bridge, Paulsboro, N.J.
02 Aug 2013
South Jersey Port Corp. is building a large new bulk and breakbulk terminal on two brownfield sites totaling 180 acres where a BP liquid bulk terminal and a Dow Chemical plant once stood.
01 Aug 2013
A coalition representing environmental and community groups and the Teamsters union has filed a lawsuit seeking to invalidate a permit to raise the Bayonne Bridge in the Port of New York and New Jersey until a more thorough environmental study is done.
30 Jul 2013
Eight companies and three consortia have responded to a request for qualification for the public-private partnership contract to build and operate a new container terminal at India’s Port of Ennore.