Short span bridges traditionally are cast in concrete -- and plastic usually forms the fuel tanks in a car's undercarriage.
CROWN POINT | An early 2014 opening is expected for a Culver's restaurant being built at Summit Street and Broadway.
MUNSTER | BP crews are working on a pipeline as part of a hydro test near the intersection of Apple Blossom Court and Windfield Drive.
Ready-mix concrete maker Ozinga Bros. has been saving a significant amount of money by fueling its distinctive candy-striped trucks with natural gas, and is making the alternative fuel more accessible to the general public.
GRIFFITH | Work on West Main Street in Griffith originally scheduled for Thursday was postponed to 7 a.m. Friday due to inclement weather.
HOBART │ Manufacturing returning to the U.S., a housing and construction comeback and “getting junior out of the house” are some of the reasons the country is on an economic journey to normal, according to an industry expert.
HAMMOND | A 23-year-old Beecher man was arrested and charged with failure to obey a traffic control device in a work zone and operating while intoxicated refusal nearly Thursday after a police stop in a work zone.
Too many people are still out of work, a local labor leader said.
Members of The Times Board of Economists reported at their October meeting the area economy keeps moving slowly forward and should see a boost because of holiday spending.
MERRILLVILLE | Merrillville Stormwater Utility officials appear eager to occupy the department's resource center that's under construction.
Construction of Merrillville's stormwater resource center continues. The project is on pace for completion in early December.
It's a familiar story. A construction company is doing work in the neighborhood when a disaster occurs. The company gets blamed for contributing to the problem. An investigation ensues. Only this time, the company doesn't wait for the investigation.
LANSING | In the future, anyone wishing to add to or rebuild portions of a commercial structure in the village will have to use face brick or natural stone for the work.
Future leaders in the construction industry can learn about supervision at an upcoming training program.
EAST CHICAGO | This notice is to inform you that Private Street will be under construction beginning, September 11, 2013. As a result of the construction project, THE DRIVE THRU WINDOW OF THE WATER DEPARTMENT WILL BE CLOSED. Employees and customers will access the Water Department parking lo…
MERRILLVILLE | With the crossovers permanently closed along U.S. 30, motorists must make u-turns at traffic signals to reach certain businesses.
MUNSTER | The CSX railroad crossing at West 45th Street and Margo Lane has reopened.
A track replacement project will close the rail crossing at 45th Street near Margo Lane in Munster from Wednesday to Aug. 13, police said.
MERRILLVILLE | A project establishing a Modern Forge Cos. facility in Merrillville is about a year behind schedule.
A sign stands on the property where Merrillville's future stormwater resource center will be built.
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