Transportation officials scramble to get potholes repaired

...maintenance budget (for the fiscal year) but we've blown through that without a doubt," said Leland Colvin, the chief engineer for operations at South Carolina's DOT.Potholes are only one of many leftover problems, including debris removal...

NYC commuter train derails killing 4, hurting more than 60

...state Sen. Jeff Klein, who represents the nearby area, said Sunday.Earlier this month, Metro-North's chief engineer, Robert Puciloski, told members of the NTSB investigating the Bridgeport derailment and that the railroad is "behind...

Ramblin' Rhodes: Johnson ready to release second CD 'How Bout Tonight'

...WFXG promotions staffer, on guitar; Tim Strong, WRDW morning meteorologist, on keyboards; Gary Williamson, WFXG chief engineer, on bass guitar; and added vocals by Christie Ethridge, WRDW weekend anchorwoman; and Lexy Cruise, WRDW Web producer...

Hays Jensen

...of 1952. He worked in the Cement and Mining industry for 45 years in many capacities such as Plant, Project and Chief Engineer and was a registered Professional Engineer in the state of GA and OH. He faithfully attended Abilene Baptist Church...

Biz Bits

...S.C.CHARLIE MCCOYAward/honor: Named the Engineer of the Year by Beasley Broadcast Group.Details: He is chief engineer for the Augusta radio cluster. TOM ALLGOODAward/honor: Named in the 2014 edition of Georgia Super Lawyers.DETAILS...

Surveying the road ahead

...collections were 18 percent below estimates."It's not the time to be concerned at this point," says GDOT Chief Engineer Russell McMurry, adding that we're in month nine of a 10-year tax.Buds are starting to sprout on the TSPLOST...

City Ink: Andy Cheek to run for mayor of Augusta

...URP deception." I CAN'T SEE A SINGLE STORM CLOUD IN THE SKY, BUT I SURE CAN SMELL THE RAIN TAX: The city's chief engineer, Abie Ladson, says he needs $4.15 million more next year to maintain the city's roads, streets, ditches...

New Boeing 787s will be reviewed

...requirements to go up to 5.5 hours away but doesn't have permission yet because of a rule change by the FAA, said 787 chief engineer Mike Sinnett on Wednesday.Boeing's 777 won such approval in December 2011.

Corps finds deficiencies in US levees, including Augusta's

...disputed their "unacceptable" ratings, saying their levees were sound, if not perfect.Bill Sheppard, assistant chief engineer for the Yazoo-Mississippi Delta Levee Board, noted that none of its levees failed during severe flooding in spring...

Boeing shares rise 3 percent but questions about 787 linger

...growing pains are typical for new models.The 787's chief engineer said Wednesday that he has "extreme confidence" in...issues and move on," said Mike Sinnett, the 787 chief engineer. He added, "We're not satisfied until our reliability...