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Pavement Cut Degradation Moratorium revisions for Town of Marana

As do the other agencies in the region, the Town of Marana has a pavement cut moratorium on newly constructed asphalt, and a Pavement Management System with recent condition data to assess the publicly owned roadway infrastructure for optimizing available maintenance funding.  This data has been used to develop a funded pavement preservation program to […]

Federal Budget & Infrastructure

President Donald Trump signed a bipartisan budget deal Feb. 9 that ended the federal government’s second shut down this year and increased defense and discretionary spending by nearly $300 billion over the next two years, including $20 billion in additional funding for infrastructure.  The legislation gives congressional appropriators until March 23 to write a detailed bill […]

Welcome NEW Members

ConformaTech, Inc. is a Tucson, Arizona based geotechnical engineering, materials testing and environmental consulting firm.  ConformaTech and its predecessors have operated in Tucson for over 18 years.   Today, ConformaTech is owned and managed by four of its longtime employees. Together with a staff of technicians and support personnel, ConformaTech operates a full-service material testing and soil […]

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Pima County Bid Reminder

This is an alert to our membership that Pima County Procurement has published the referenced bid package on Friday, February 16, 2018.  This project is located in the City of South Tucson and Pima County Arizona, Supervisor Districts 2, 3, and 4 and consists of placing chip seal surface treatment, crack seal, fog seal and […]

Lunch with Supervisor Christy

Executive Director Ramon Gaanderse had lunch with Pima County Supervisor Steve Christy last week to discuss various topics as it relates to transportation funding.  Supervisor Christy explained where in the process his proposed regional sales tax was. This topic is still being discussed around the region through town hall meetings.  A challenge with the regional […]

Serve on the Pima County RWRD Committee

Pima County RWRD is recruiting for two members to serve on the RWRD Standards Committee.  They are looking for two stakeholders of the construction and engineering profession.  The deadline to turn in the application is February 23, 2018.  Please share with your employees.  The link to the RWRD website is provided below.  This is a […]