NOCoE committee names new chair, vice chair

May 24, 2024  |  News

The National Operations Center of Excellence or NOCoE Technical Advisory Committee recently named a new chair and vice chair, appointed by Scott Marler, director of the Iowa Department of Transportation, who serves as the chair of the NOCoE Strategic Advisory Council. NOCoE is a partnership of the A…
ArmaLynk geosynthetic receives EPD Hub certification

May 23, 2024  |  News

Reinforced Earth’s geogrid geosynthetic, ArmaLynk® has received certification from EPD Hub for its Environmental Product Declaration (EPD). This certification provides detailed information on the environmental impact of the product throughout its lifecycle, meeting key international environmental…
Montana DOT’s Burke wins AASHTOWare Prismatic Award

May 22, 2024  |  News

Patricia Walsh Burke – a traffic safety engineering section supervisor for the Montana Department of Transportation (MDT) – recently received the Prismatic Legacy Award for her work on behalf of AASHTOWare. AASHTOWare, a division of the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Of…
Concrete Canvas receives King’s Award for International Trade

May 21, 2024  |  News

Concrete Canvas (CC) has been honored with the 2024 King’s Award for Enterprise in International Trade, marking a significant achievement in its global business endeavors. The selection process for these prestigious awards involves deliberations between the palace and the Prime Minister’s Adviso…
USDOT accepting SMART Grants applications

May 20, 2024  |  News

The U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT) is accepting applications for the third year of its Strengthening Mobility and Revolutionizing Transportation (SMART) Grants Program. The SMART Grants Program was made possible by the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law, signed by President Biden on November …
Core & Main completes acquisition of Geothermal Supply Company

May 17, 2024  |  News

Core & Main has closed its previously announced acquisition of substantially all of the assets of Geothermal Supply Company Inc. (GSC). GSC is a leading distributor and fabricator of high-density polyethylene (HDPE) pipe and other related products, primarily serving the geothermal, water and sew…
PennDOT announces 2024 Innovations Challenge statewide winning team

May 16, 2024  |  News

The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) has announced that a team of students from Norwin High school in Irwin, Westmoreland County, has been selected as the statewide winner for the 2024 Innovations Challenge. Mentored by Thomas Harskowitch, a teacher at Norwin High School, tea…
Navigating geomembrane selection: HDPE Vs. LLDPE – Which fits your project best?

May 15, 2024  |  News

During the geomembrane selection process, a common question raised is: Which geomembrane is most suitable for my application? This article will explore the advantages and disadvantages of the two most common geomembranes, High-Density Polyethylene (HDPE) and Linear Low-Density Polyethylene (LLDPE), …