Across The Wire

  1. Rise of the Digital Taxi: ezMetr Provides Transportation Platform for Smarter Cities
    9/14/2018

    Infinite Peripherals , the global leader in enterprise mobility solutions, today announced ezMetr—a complete digital transportation product suite for taxis and black cars. ezMetr is a next-generation digital meter platform that provides dynamic pricing, shared rides, live mapping and paired passenger apps all-in-one. With thousands of drivers carrying over 12 million passengers already, ezMetr is expanding nationally to provide a better experience for drivers and passengers while improving city transportation systems with robust reporting,

  2. AT&T And City Of Los Angeles Explore Smart Cities Public-Private Partnership
    9/12/2018

    AT&T* and the City of Los Angeles are looking to team up to make LA one of the smartest cities in America.

  3. Two Bit Circus Micro-Amusement Park Opens In Downtown Los Angeles
    9/7/2018

    Get ready to play, Los Angeles! Recently, Two Bit Circus opens the doors of its Micro-Amusement Park to the public, creating wonder and excitement around the DTLA Arts District.

  4. Jacobs Joint Venture Wins Major Inland Rail Program Contract In Australia
    9/6/2018

    Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSE : JEC ), in a joint venture with GHD, has been appointed by the Australian Rail Track Corporation (ARTC) to deliver a feasibility study and environmental impact assessment for a 300-kilometer-long greenfield section of the multi-billion dollar Inland Rail Program in New South Wales (NSW), Australia

  5. ComEd, Metropolitan Mayors Caucus Partner To Support 21 Public Safety Projects Throughout Northern Illinois
    9/5/2018

    In support of innovative public safety initiatives that are essential to local communities across northern Illinois, ComEd and the Metropolitan Mayors Caucus recently announced grants of up to $10,000 each to 21 communities to fund local public safety projects

  6. Atlantic City-Based Nautilus Offshore Wind Project Under Official Review By The New Jersey Board Of Public Utilities (BPU)
    9/5/2018

    The New Jersey Board of Public Utilities recently announced its official acceptance of the application tendered by EDF Renewables and Fishermen’s Energy for the Nautilus Offshore Wind project

  7. InventHelp Inventor Develops Roadside Safety Marker (KOC-907)
    9/4/2018

    "An employee was in an accident a mile from the office, and I went out to help," said an inventor from Kilmarnock, Va. "I realized that approaching motorists could not really tell that there was a disabled vehicle ahead, which led me to develop a more visible safety marker."

  8. Granite Awarded $32 Million Bridge Replacement Contract In California
    8/29/2018

    Granite (NYSE:GVA) announced today that it has been awarded a $32 million bridge replacement contract by the City of Bakersfield for the Belle Terrace Operational Improvements project in Bakersfield, California. The contract will be included in Granite’s third quarter 2018 backlog. Scope of work includes general improvements on State Route (SR) 99, the Belle Terrace Overcrossing, the northbound SR-99/eastbound SR-58 Connector, and local roads. The improvements on SR 99 include the construction of over

  9. Sterling Construction Company, Inc. Awarded $18M Dallas County, TX Project
    8/27/2018

    Sterling Construction Company, Inc. (“Sterling” or the "Company”) recently announced that its subsidiary Texas Sterling Construction Co. (“TSC”) was selected by Dallas County to widen a portion of Pleasant Run Road

  10. Durham, N.C., Public Works Department Uses Nearmap Aerial Imagery To Manage Massive City Growth And Revitalization
    8/21/2018

    Nearmap, a location content provider, has partnered with the City of Durham, North Carolina, Public Works Department for projects ranging from road maintenance and pothole patching to water sampling and degradation.