VDOT ProjectWise Implementation & Training Schedule

VDOT Replacing Falcon System with ProjectWise – Training Available The Department’s implementation of ProjectWise will change how you access electronic Construction Plans through the Construction Advertisement Bulletin Board (CABB). The switchover from FALCON to ProjectWise from the Department’s Contractor’s Advertisement Bulletin Board (CABB) for CABB will be effective on the June 12th Advertisement.  Beginning on June […]

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Virginia Identifies Shortlisted Teams for Hampton Roads Bridge-Tunnel Expansion

Three private-sector teams will be invited to submit technical proposals and prices to design and construct the Interstate 64 Hampton Roads Bridge-Tunnel Expansion. The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) has concluded its evaluation of Statements of Qualifications (SOQs) with the shortlisting of private-sector teams, with three submitting SOQs to the Department on March 2, 2018 […]

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Attention Young Leaders – Here’s a Golden Opportunity to Grow

The American Road and Transportation Builders Association is accepting nominations for its 2018 Industry Leader Development Program, May 14-16 in the Washington, DC.  The application deadline is April 16. The Program boasts nearly 700 graduates from both the private and public sectors.  Graduates include VTCA’s Jan Morehead and Tom Witt, and many VTCA members. The […]

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CTB Awards 23 Contracts, $167.5M

The Commonwealth Transportation Board (CTB) approved 23 contracts at their monthly meeting Wednesday totaling $167.5 million for projects and paving in the Virginia Department of Transportation’s (VDOT) Culpeper, Fredericksburg, Lynchburg, Northern Virginia, Richmond, Salem and Staunton Districts. Warrenton Southern Exchange Project will increase safety and reduce congestion in VDOT’s Culpeper District A $19.6 million contract […]

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Governor Announces I-95 Express Lanes Extension Deal

Generates $277M for I-95 Corridor Improvements Governor Terry McAuliffe has announced that the Commonwealth has accepted Transurban’s proposal to deliver the extension of the 95 Express Lanes south to Fredericksburg. The accepted proposal will not require any upfront taxpayer investment for construction, and will provide $277 million by the time the express lanes are open […]

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Governor Elect Northam Names Transportation Leadership Team

Governor-elect Ralph Northam has announced his selection of Shannon Valentine as Virginia’s next Secretary of Transportation. Governor-elect Northam also announced other key appointments for senior leadership positions within the transportation secretariat. Quintin Elliott will be joining the Northam administration as a Deputy Secretary. Nicholas Donohue will continue serving as Deputy Secretary and Director of the […]

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I-66 Outside the Beltway Express Lanes Project Breaks Ground

Governor Terry McAuliffe joined the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT), Department of Rail and Public Transportation, federal, state and local partners, and the Commonwealth’s private partner, I-66 Express Mobility Partners (EMP), to break ground on the I-66 Outside the Beltway Express Lanes Project, which will deliver about $3.7 billion worth of transportation improvements benefiting Northern […]

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