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FHWA Focus Inspection Findings – Temporary Barrier Walls/Crash Cushions

June 26, 2018
The FHWA Division Office conducted focused inspections for “Temporary Barrier Walls/Crash Cushions” in PY 2018. The attached report summarizes the findings of their inspections.

The Division selected projects in each district for conducting these inspections based on applicability to this focus inspection. Consequently, a total of 25 projects were inspected …
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Bob Clark recognized as a “GR8 Inspiration”

June 21, 2018
Congratulations to FTBA Committeeman, Bob Clark, owner of FTBA member company Tampa Steel Erecting Co. He was recognized by Tampa News Channel 8 as a “Gr8 Inspiration” this week. Bob has spent his lunchtime every Friday for the past 17 years breaking bread with others in a hope to connect...
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Important: FDOT Preliminary Request for Information (Steel and Aluminum)

June 12, 2018
** IMPORTANT UPDATE: FDOT has updated the spreadsheet provided. If you have not already done so, please check to make sure you have downloaded the updated version. You can download the file here.**FDOT is sending out today a request for information on steel and aluminum tariff...
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2018 FTBA Best in Construction Winners

June 12, 2018
ALTERNATIVE CONTRACTING
SR-5 Earman River Bridge – Emergency Repair
442720-1-H2-01
Palm Beach County / District 4
JOHNSON BROS. CORPORATION , a SOUTHLAND COMPANY

BRIDGE
Central Railroad Corridor Greenway (CRCG) Improvements at North Indian River County Greenways
432574-2-52-01
Indian River County / District 4
INFRASTRUCTURE and INDUSTRIAL CONTRACTORS USA, LLC...
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Congratulations to the 2018 FTBA TransPac Challenge Cup Winners

June 6, 2018
The 2018 FTBA TransPAC Challenge Cup went back home to GLF Construction Corporation for the second year in a row! The GLF Construction team, along with their Concrete Services, LLC teammate, were the big winners again down at Streamsong. You have a year to get out on the green and …
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2018 Construction Conference Presentations

February 20, 2018
As-Built Deliverables – FDOT Transportation Systems Management & Operations
Bakers Haulover Cut Bulkhead Rehabilitation – Joaquin (Jake) Perez, PE
Bolting Torque, Tension, and Other Considerations – George W. Tedder III, PE, CWI, PCI
CEI Risk Based Inspection – Michael J. Gwynne, PE
Central Florida Expressway Authority Work Plan Overview –...
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A Moment Can Save a Life

February 20, 2018
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FTBA Names Former Department of Transportation Secretary Ananth Prasad as President-Designate

November 5, 2017
The Florida Transportation Builders’ Association’s (FTBA) Board of Directors voted unanimously to name former Department of Transportation Secretary Ananth Prasad as President-Designateof the statewide organization. Prasad will work with current FTBA President Bob Burleson as President-Designate through December 31, 2018.
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2017 TransPAC Challenge Cup Golf Tournament

June 12, 2017
We had a lot of talent out on the course today, but only one team could claim The Challenge Cup! Congratulations to the 2017 FTBA TransPac Challenge Cup winners, GLF Construction Corporation & their Ring Power teammate.A big thank you to our Challenge Cup sponsor, Tricon Precast LTD!...
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Rep. Jayer Williamson Standing Up for Transportation

March 31, 2017
Rep. Jayer Williamson (R-HD3) from Pace, FL took a stand for transportation during this week’s House Transportation & Infrastructure Subcommittee meeting. You can view his comments in this video starting around the 47:25 mark. View the video here...
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Florida’s Bottom Line Magazine – Transporting Florida’s Future Article

July 27, 2016
FTBA’s Bob Burleson was a guest author in Florida’s Bottom Line magazine this summer, providing the article “Transporting Florida’s Future”. You can read Bob’s transportation article here. To view the full Florida’s Bottom Line magazine, click here...
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