The DAV Mountain City Chapter #3 nominated DBi for the award. After review by the State committee, DBi was selected to receive the award over several other large companies due to its commitment to hiring disabled veterans and veterans of foreign wars.
At an awards ceremony on Capitol Hill November 6, the Roadway Safety Foundation (RSF) and the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) recognized iRM for its efforts to decrease fatalities at high-crash locations with dangerous curves on Kentucky roadways. The FHWA and RSF present the biennial National Roadway Safety Awards to programs and projects across the nation exhibiting excellence in roadway design, operations and planning.
The Prime Minister of the Republic of Kosovo, Hashim Thaçi, accompanied by the Minister of Infrastructure, Fehmi Mujota, visited workers on section 9 of the Kosovo Motorway Project to see up close how works are progressing on the largest road infrastructure project in the Republic of Kosovo.
Since 2008, DBi Services has provided comprehensive management, operations and asset maintenance for roadways, structures, rest areas, recreational areas and weigh stations for 254 centerline miles on I-75 in Florida from Broward County to Hillsborough County. Of the many services provided to FDOT under this contract, the ones related to the seven Rest Areas maintained under this contract receive the most attention by travelers.
A technical paper entitled “Performance Based Maintenance Contracts” will be presented at the 17th International Road Federation (IRF) World Meeting & Exhibition that will be held in November in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. A technical paper entitled “Performance Based Maintenance Contracts” will be presented at the 17th International Road Federation (IRF) World Meeting & Exhibition that will be held in November in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
Delaware tests anti-skid materials on dangerous curves Traction grit added to improve grip on worn road danger spots in Delaware. DelDOT is using a new high friction surfacing to help reduce crashes. Interstate Road Management applied the material to a high risk curve along Pyle Center Road at Daisy Road near Roxana.
Each year in the United States, more than 32,000 people die in traffic crashes. According to the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), these crashes have an estimated economic cost of more than $230 billion.
DBi Services UK announces its successful pre-qualification for inclusion on the National Roads Authority (NRA) Delineation Framework contract.
DBi Services exhibited at PennDOT’s first-ever Innovations and New Technology Day on Tuesday June 4, 2013. The one-day event took place at the Thomas D. Larson Pennsylvania Transportation Institute Test Track in State College.
In 2009, the state of Kentucky began a 3-year evaluation of high friction surface treatments (HFST) that concludes this summer 2013. Since the evaluation began, there have been 120 HSFT locations installed statewide.
A DBi Services High Friction Surface project for the Iowa DOT was a winner in the Safety Countermeasures Photo Contest. Winners from nine proven safety countermeasures categories were chosen by attendees at the annual TRB meeting in Washington, DC in January 2013.
DBi Services Using Liquid Propane to Power Vehicles
For many years, IVM customers benefitted from effective and economical herbicide programs. Many customers even experienced a reduction in costs of their programs from the introduction of generic chemistry when the patents from proprietary chemistries expired.