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2019 FTBA Challenge Cup Golf Tournament Winners

June 4, 2019
Can you believe it?! They said they were coming back for a three-peat, and they did it! A big congratulations to the 2019 FTBA TransPAC Challenge Cup Golf Tournament winners GLF Construction Corporation. This is their third year in a row taking home the Tricon Precast Challenge Cup trophy! Their winning team included GLF employees Thad Hill, Andrew Kinnear, AJ Gross, and Bill Capehart...
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2019 Contractor’s Meeting Dates

April 1, 2019
The 2019 FTBA/FDOT Contractor’s meeting dates have been set. The spring dates are to be held in round table format, and are open to all participants. Both contractors and consultants are encouraged to attend the spring meetings. An agenda for the May meetings can be viewed here.
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Torey L. Alston Joins FDOT as Chief of Staff

January 30, 2019
FDOT announced that Torey L. Alston would be joining them as Chief of Staff on Tuesday, January 29, 2019

A PDF of the following announcement can be viewed here.

Torey brings a wealth of experience to the agency having served in management positions in county, city, and state government...
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2019 Construction Conference Presentations Available

January 24, 2019
We had a great turn out at the 2019 FTBA Construction Conference with approximately 1,588 attendees! A big thank you to all those who took the time to prepare and present at our sessions. Our conference is a highly anticipated event each year, and the session are always well attended…
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Governor Ron DeSantis Selects Kevin J. Thibault as Secretary of The Florida Department of Transportation

January 18, 2019
A PDF of this news release can be downloaded here.

On January 18, 2019, in News Releases, by Staff – Dave Vasquez

Tallahassee, Fla. – Today, Governor Ron DeSantis announced that Kevin J. Thibault, P.E., former Southeast Regional Senior Vice President of TranSystems Corporation, will serve as Secretary…
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Bob and Beverly’s Around the World Trip Video

November 30, 2018
Bob and Beverly wrapped up their trip of a lifetime just before Thanksgiving. They blogged along the way to keep our members up-to-date on where they were and allowed us all to follow along on their experience. They shared some pictures in the blog, but they have so many more…
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Roads Around the World: Bob & Beverly’s Diary of their “Around the World Trip”

October 23, 2018
Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2018

From Bob:

The time has finally arrived! Beverly and I begin our “Around the World by Private Jet” trip. I still pinch myself; finding it hard to believe that Beverly and I are recipients of this incredible gift from our FTBA family. It is truly the...
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2018 FTBA Convention Photos Available!

August 27, 2018
The most common question we are asked following the Convention is “Are the pictures ready?!” Well… we’re happy to say, YES! The 2018 FTBA Convention pictures are ready to view and purchase. A huge thank you to our amazing photographer, Brittany Clark, from Brittany Morgan Photography. She always does...
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2018 FTBA Convention – Bob Burleson Retirement Dinner Speeches

August 15, 2018
This year during the FTBA Convention, much to Bob’s protest, we wanted to honor his efforts and highlight his accomplishments. Take a moment to watch a few guests speak regarding Bob’s accomplishments and impact on the industry, and then Bob’s personal remarks while reflecting on 30 years well spent...
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2018 FTBA Convention – Bob Burleson Retirement Videos

August 13, 2018
After a 30 year career leading our Association, FTBA President Bob Burleson will be retiring at the end of 2018. He has been a champion for Florida’s transportation industry and a great advocate for all of our members. This year during the FTBA Convention, much to Bob’s protest, we wanted...
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2018 FDOT Work Program Overview Presentation

August 7, 2018
Each year at the FTBA Annual Convention we have the pleasure of having the FDOT Secretary join us during the General Session for the annual FDOT Work Program Overview. This is always a well attended and much anticipated presentation. Thank you to FDOT Secretary Dew and his staff for...
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