New Orleans secures federal grant

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The Port of New Orleans (Port NOLA) is to receive US$73.77M from the federal government to support the development of its Louisiana Internat...

Tiger VI funds announced

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The US Department of Transportation (DOT) has announced 72 awards totalling US$584M will be made under the sixth round of Transport Investme...

TIGER roars for mobile cranes

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The recently-announced Transport Investment Generating Economic Recovery (TIGER) grants from the US Department of Transportation will provid...

TIGER on the rails

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Rail emerged as the big winner when the US Department of Transportation announced the successful projects in its Transport Investment Genera...

US ports chase TIGER dollars

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Ninety-five US ports have applied for US$3.32B in funding from the US$1.5B TIGER (Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery) Di...

New tank car rule

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The US Department of Transportation (DOT) has published a final rule aimed at improving the crashworthiness of rail tank cars used to transp...

Border decongestant called for

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The US Department of Transportation (DOT) is requesting proposals for “innovative approaches to ending traffic tie-ups at some of the nati...

Closing the visibility loop

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If a location-reporting chassis could communicate with the container it is carrying and the container door seal, a major void in knowing whe...

US hazmat drivers seek time

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The trucking industry is asking the US Department of Transportation (DOT) to postpone any additional hazardous materials security measures -...

Rethink for US hazmat proposals?

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Government proposals to amend US hazardous materials transport regulations in order to minimise security risks are built on shaky foundation...

Port security funding

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The US Department of Transportation (US DoT) has allocated US$ 93.3 mill to support the new port security grants programme to be administere...

US to amend tank discharge rules

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The US Department of Transportation's Research and Special Programs Administration (RSPA) is proposing to amend US hazardous materials regul...