NJBIZ - Transportation http://www.njbiz.com/section/transportation Transportation Transportation en-us Copyright 2018 NJBIZ Sat, 22 Sep 2018 07:52:59 EST Sat, 22 Sep 2018 07:52:59 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180920/NJBIZ01/180929989&source=RSS FAA gives 7M infrastructure grant to Newark airport The Federal Aviation Administration has awarded a 7 million grant to Newark Liberty International Airport, U. S. Department of Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao announced Thursday. Thu, 20 Sep 2018 13:44:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180920/NJBIZ01/180929989&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180920/NJBIZ01/180929990&source=RSS NJ Transit to discount all rail tickets as it cuts services New Jersey Transit will discount all its rail tickets for a three-month stretch as it cancels several of its lines in a dash to finish installation of federally mandated emergency brakes by the end of the year, it said Thursday. Thu, 20 Sep 2018 12:11:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180920/NJBIZ01/180929990&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180918/NJBIZ01/180919840&source=RSS Senate to vote on Murphy's changes to AC airport tax break bill Lawmakers plan to have another go at a bill which Gov. Phil Murphy conditionally vetoed in August that called for the creation of a Garden State Growth Zone in the area surrounding the Atlantic City International Airport. Tue, 18 Sep 2018 12:42:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180918/NJBIZ01/180919840&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180917/NJBIZ01/180919882&source=RSS Brian Tobin A career devoted to moving people Brian Tobin has made a career in transportation systems, from creating opportunities in the research world to representing asphalt pavement and highway construction industries. Sun, 16 Sep 2018 10:18:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180917/NJBIZ01/180919882&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180913/NJBIZ01/180919923&source=RSS NJ Transit 'confident' it will meet PTC deadline, Diegnan says New Jersey Transit officials said they are two-thirds of the way complete with the installation of positive train control, a federally mandated braking system that must be fully installed by Dec. 31. Thu, 13 Sep 2018 14:41:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180913/NJBIZ01/180919923&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180913/NJBIZ01/180919930&source=RSS Lawmakers seek to close United tax break airline says it may look to other hubs State lawmakers are moving forward with a plan to raise taxes on United Airlines in order to help finance the extension of the PATH Train to Newark Liberty International Airport. Thu, 13 Sep 2018 13:58:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180913/NJBIZ01/180919930&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180912/NJBIZ01/180919948&source=RSS Tunnel project 'political hostage,' Gateway trustee says The 12 billion Hudson River Tunnel project has been reduced to a &#8220political hostage in Washington&#8221 under the Trump administration, according to Jerry Zarro, a trustee for the Gateway Development Corp. , the nonprofit tasked with overseeing the tunnel and ambitious overhaul of the region's transit system. Wed, 12 Sep 2018 14:50:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180912/NJBIZ01/180919948&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180912/NJBIZ01/180919960&source=RSS Small businesses air gripes at Office of Advocacy roundtable When commercial fisherman Brick Wenzel had to reapply for his aquaculture permit four years ago, the application ballooned from three pages to 127. Wed, 12 Sep 2018 07:45:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180912/NJBIZ01/180919960&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180910/NJBIZ01/180919980&source=RSS Experts suggest ways to unclog road congestion For those who do a lot of traveling along New Jersey highways, the following statistics will likely pro-duce more of a yawn than surprise According to U. S. News and World Report, the Garden State is ranked 48th for commute time among the 50 states and 47th for road quality. Tue, 11 Sep 2018 07:26:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180910/NJBIZ01/180919980&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180910/NJBIZ01/180919983&source=RSS Port Authority to feds Let's get started on tunnel The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey made its case Monday for a federal commitment to funding its share of the 12. 7 billion Hudson Tunnel Project. Mon, 10 Sep 2018 15:12:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180910/NJBIZ01/180919983&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180905/NJBIZ01/180909973&source=RSS NJ mobile vet service finalist in US Chamber awards competition Mobile veterinary service HousePaws of Mount Laurel has been named as a finalist by the U. S. Chamber of Commerce in the Dream Big Small Business of the Year category for the Dream Big Awards. Wed, 05 Sep 2018 07:30:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180905/NJBIZ01/180909973&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180904/NJBIZ01/180909980&source=RSS First phase of Gateway project 'shovel-ready,' Murphy says New Jersey is ready to move forward with its plans to replace the Portal Bridge, the first phase of the ambitious 30 billion Gateway project, as soon as it gets a green light of cooperation from the Trump administration, Gov. Phil Murphy said at a press conference Tuesday in Secaucus. Tue, 04 Sep 2018 14:01:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180904/NJBIZ01/180909980&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180830/NJBIZ01/180839979&source=RSS Four-cent gas-tax increase coming in October, NJ Treasury says Now's as good a time as any to fill up your tanks. Thu, 30 Aug 2018 16:38:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180830/NJBIZ01/180839979&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180827/NJBIZ01/180829880&source=RSS Airport growth zone bills sent back to Legislature Gov. Phil Murphy bounced two bills back to the Legislature that advocates say would have spurred economic development and growth in South Jersey. Mon, 27 Aug 2018 12:00:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180827/NJBIZ01/180829880&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180823/NJBIZ01/180829928&source=RSS New Jersey's business 'icons' celebrated The ballroom at The Palace at Somerset Park was packed with over 260 people Thursday morning for NJBIZ's Icon Honors event, celebrating the careers of men and women 60 and over who have made it their business to pioneer change and innovation in their workplaces and communities. Thu, 23 Aug 2018 14:06:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180823/NJBIZ01/180829928&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180817/NJBIZ01/180819849&source=RSS 'Summer of Hell 2' continues as Route 495 bridge lane closures set to begin In what Gov. Phil Murphy called a &#8220good news-bad news scenario,&#8221 the multiyear construction project to replace the Route 495 Bridge over Routes 1 and 9 is slated to begin at 9 p. m. tonight. Fri, 17 Aug 2018 14:00:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180817/NJBIZ01/180819849&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180817/NJBIZ01/180819875&source=RSS Sweeney Committee can waive residency requirement for NJ Transit engineers The Legislature's top Democrat is pushing back against Gov. Phil Murphy's calls for a bill that would remove the state-residency requirement for New Jersey Transit engineers, saying his administration already has the ability to waive the requirement. Fri, 17 Aug 2018 07:06:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180817/NJBIZ01/180819875&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180816/NJBIZ01/180819879&source=RSS Corbett 'I underestimated state of affairs' at NJ Transit In a morning full of grilling by lawmakers and testimony by the state's top two transportation officials, New Jersey Transit Executive Director Kevin Corbett admitted he misread the scope of the issues faced by the agency when he took the helm in January. Thu, 16 Aug 2018 14:38:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180816/NJBIZ01/180819879&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180816/NJBIZ01/180819885&source=RSS IFS taps Martin CEO of WorkWave, president of service management unit IFS, a global enterprise applications company, has named Marne Martin president of its service management business unit and CEO of WorkWave, a cloud-based field service and fleet management service it acquired last September. Thu, 16 Aug 2018 13:13:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180816/NJBIZ01/180819885&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180815/NJBIZ01/180819908&source=RSS Cushman delivers Hampton spot for Calif. logistics company Chino, Ca. -based Kal Freight Inc. has purchased a 30,000-square-foot warehouse in Hampton, marking its first expansion to the East Coast. Wed, 15 Aug 2018 13:10:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20180815/NJBIZ01/180819908&source=RSS