The Ohio Department of Transportation is moving forward to alleviate costly delays in move superloads through the state. Setting up bridge monitors for loads of configurations of over 13 axles has had delays of up to two weeks. Effective immediately, the Ohio DOT has capped that process at 48 hours. … Read More

A recent report released by the United States Department of Transportation focuses on some specific challenges in the transportation industry. Released in January 2017, the 239-page report, Beyond Traffic 2045, discusses the growth expected in the US by 2045 and the transportation challenges that will come about as a result. … Read More

IDAHO SENATE TRANSPORTATION BACKS MEGALOAD RULE CHANGE

Transportation Topics recently reported that the Idaho Transportation Department received legislature approval for a rule change that paves the way for a statewide permitting system for oversize loads. The Senate Transportation Committee approved the proposal that will now allow the state department to issue oversize permits for all commercial trucks … Read More