Sen. Mark Warner, D-Va., is confident that Congress will approve $579 billion in proposed new spending on public infrastructure as part of a bipartisan funding package that he helped negotiate with nine other senators.
In 2013, in his last months in office, Gov. Bob McDonnell directed the state Department of Education to compile a list of all the school const…
The $25 million project could be paid for without a tax increase, according to a report.
A new report by the Virginia Department of Education reveals 1,040 of the state’s 2,005 school buildings are 50 or more years old. That includes 55% of all Virginia elementary schools, 45% of middle schools and 46% of all high schools.
WASHINGTON — Construction of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge took four years in the 1930s, but after a 1989 earthquake, when one-third of…
After delays, both projects are now moving.
Over 9,000 bodies have been found in a UK burial ground dating back to the 1700’s that’s now being dug up in order to make way for a highway. …
Students from Botetourt Technical Education Center are building a house in Fincastle. Tad Dickens/The Roanoke Times
The building will be named after established benefactors Nancy and Pat Artis.
Two years ago, I took part in a powerful event in Leesburg highlighting the continued fight against the Mountain Valley Pipeline, a project th…
ABB is looking to use robots to support post-pandemic recovery and re-building. AmazeLab’s Johana Restrepo has more.
Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg on Wednesday reinstated an Obama-era pilot program that aims to aid minority and disadvantaged people …
The $36 million project will centralize bus stops and routes throughout the area.
One of Thomas Nelson Community College’s academic buildings won’t be open in fall following a catastrophic roof collapse, college leaders say. What caused the roof of Templin Hall to cave in on April 6 remains uncertain. Demolition crews and state investigators are still working through debris and trying to stabilize the structure. Steven Carpenter, the college’s vice president for finance and ...
A new generation of startups wants to disrupt the way houses are built by automating production with industrial 3D printers.
The project was part of a class in the architecture school.
Years of roadwork are anticipated to culminate in 2024 with construction beginning on a more efficient highway interchange in front of Tanglewood Mall.
Amazon plans to build a massive distribution center near the Richmond Raceway in Henrico County that will use robotic technology to help pick and sort customer orders.
A pipeline protester again briefly blocked work on the Mountain Valley Pipeline early Tuesday, this time in Newport.
A new generation of startups wants to disrupt the construction industry - layer by layer - by automating production with industrial 3D printers.