Latest Transportation in Florida Stories

2014-08-04 12:21:43

MIAMI, Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Meridiam is pleased to announce the successful opening of the Port of Miami Tunnel Project in Florida. Financial close was previously achieved on October 15, 2009, making Meridiam a 90% shareholder in the project alongside Bouygues Travaux Publics. Florida utilized the public-private partnership model to complete the tunnel, and the project was jointly tendered by the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT), Miami-Dade County, and the City of...

2013-02-07 23:01:47

NEC Keystone, Inc. together with Turner Construction help save the FDOT time and money on the MIA Mover project. Tampa, FL (PRWEB) February 07, 2013 NEC Keystone a sinkhole repair company in business for over 18 years completes work on MIA Mover project. Founded in 1992 as a structural repair and modification company named Keystone Supports. NEC Keystone quickly earned a reputation as a leader in the industry of structural foundation repair including slab on grade and off grade structures....

2010-06-08 12:26:00

TALLAHASSEE, Fla., June 8 /PRNewswire/ -- According to National Highway Traffic Safety Administration data, Florida's 382 miles of I-95 is the most dangerous stretch of interstate highway in the country. Unfortunately, legislation signed last week has the potential to make Florida's state roads just as hazardous. HB 1271 allows for trucks traveling Florida's roadways to raise their maximum weight to 88,000 pounds. "This weight increase not only damages Florida's transportation...

2010-05-24 09:32:00

TALLAHASSEE, Fla., May 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading up to Memorial Day weekend and a typical influx of traffic on Florida's roadways, Governor Charlie Crist received legislation late Friday which has the potential to make roads less safe for motorists. During the final hours of the 2010 legislative session, the Florida Legislature passed House Bill 1271 which includes language that raises Florida's maximum allowable truck weights. If signed into law by Governor Crist, this bill would cause...

2008-07-03 06:00:52

The Vero Beach Shell gas station located in Vero Beach, Florida, has gone on sale. This major brand gas station with a convenience store is close to the I-95 highway. The gas station is owned and operated by Next Star Rental, a company that specializes in convenient stores (c-stores) and gas stations. The gas station is a 15 minute drive from the beach and serves cars from surrounding areas including Ft Pierce, Port St Lucie, West Palm Beach, Melbourne, Miami and Orlando. The gas...

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