Category Archives: Association News and Events

ARTBA says Federal Highway Administration decision clears air on overreaching greenhouse gas rule

The American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) commends the Federal Highway Administration’s (FHWA) recent decision to abandon a proposal to require the measurement of greenhouse gas emissions following construction of new transportation projects.

ARTBA Foundation Announces Financial Assistance to 13 Children of Fallen Highway Workers

Thirteen children of highway workers who were killed or permanently disabled on the job will receive post-high school financial assistance for the 2018-19 school year from the American Road & Transportation Builders Association Transportation Development Foundation’s (ARTBA-TDF) “Lanford Family Highway Worker Memorial Scholarship” fund.

Contractors from Louisiana, Utah, California & Illinois Receive 2017 National Safety Awards

Transportation construction companies from four states were recognized for their outstanding corporate worker safety programs during the American Road & Transportation Builders Association’s (ARTBA) Federal Issues Program in the Nation’s Capital. The awards were presented during a May 15 luncheon hosted by ARTBA’s Foundation.

AECOM-ARTBA Partnership Enhances Transportation Site Safety

The American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) today announced a formal partnership with AECOM aimed at strengthening the leading global infrastructure firm’s position in the design, construction and management of safer transportation infrastructure projects.

ARTBA Foundation Announces 2018 Transportation Development Hall of Fame Inductees

The Vecellio family, Charles F. Potts and Thomas N. Iovino are the 2018 inductees to the American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) Foundation’s Transportation Development Hall of Fame.  The group was honored, along with the 2016 and 2017 class inductees, at a May 14 dinner in the Nation’s Capital.