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Fort Worth, TX: USD101 million Tower 55 project is complete

A ceremony has been held to mark the completion of infrastructure works costing USD101 million in Fort Worth, the Tower 55 project.

While the primary goal was to improve rail traffic-flow through a congested interlocking, the project has delivered substantial safety benefits through the elimination of three level crossings. 68 more words

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Wilmington, NC: Level crossings force highway to elevate new highway

Wilmington City Council faces a tough decision when it eventually votes on a highway extension project. A key component of the decision is the need to address the way in which the proposed extension of Independence Boulevard from Randall Parkway to Martin Luther King Jr Drive. 58 more words

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Illinois: UP to upgrade 20 roadway surfaces

Union Pacific railroad (UP) is investing USD12 million to upgrade their right-of-way between West Chicago and Franklin Grove. Included within the project is renewal of the roadway surface at 20 level crossings. 37 more words

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Massachusetts: State DoT lets USD18.4 million contract

The South Coast Rail project in Massachusetts is moving ahead with a Department of Transportation contract with LM Heavy Civil Construction valued at USD18.4 million for major level crossing improvements in Taunton, Freetown and New Bedford. 73 more words

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Waco, TX: UP's crossing closure angers local businesses

Citing safety concerns, the Union Pacific Railroad (UP) recently closed a passive level crossing giving access to the Waco Stockyards. Now the affected businesses are arguing that the unilateral closure has forced them to use an inferior route unsuitable for heavy trucks. 88 more words

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Thailand: Government to tackle unauthorised crossings after six fatalities in less than a week

Six fatalities and many injuries in three level crossing accidents within a week have prompted Government action to address the plague of unofficial level crossings that blight Thailand. 242 more words

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Jackson, OH: Dormant level crossing to be removed

The Ohio Department of Transportation (OhDoT) in conjunction with the City of Jackson and the Ohio South Central Railroad (OSCR), and the Ohio Rail Development Commission have agreed a Memorandum of Understanding to remove a level crossing on State Highway 93 in Jackson County. 158 more words

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