New Jersey


Rehab of Northampton 'Free Bridge' in Pennsylvania to Resume in 2021

The Delaware River Joint Toll Bridge Commission (DRJTBC) said June 8 that it will start repairs later this year on the free bridge connecting Easton, Pa., and Phillipsburg, N.J., a project that was delayed several months due to COVID-19....


Old Negro Leagues Ballpark in Paterson, N.J., Gets Financing for New Life

Financing has been finalized to redevelop Hinchliffe Stadium, a former Negro Leagues baseball park in Paterson, N.J., clearing the way for work to continue the $94 million project. One of only four remaining Negro Leagues ballparks still standing, Hinchliffe Stadium opened in 1932 and was home to, at various times, the New York Black Yankees and New York Cubans during the ‘30s and ‘40s....


Century-Old Bridge Over Passaic River Set to Be Razed

Construction crews in Paterson, N.J., have begun work to replace a more than 100-year-old structure that's carried thousands of vehicles per day. Fair Lawn Avenue Bridge has served the community well, but time has run out for the aging, outdated overpass....


Norris Sales Company Announces Major Expansion to Its N.J. Facility

Norris Sales Company Inc. has announced a substantial expansion to its Sicklerville, N.J., facility at 668 Berlin Cross Keys Road as the company continues to invest in its equipment rental, sales and service operations....


Developers Will Soon Create Bold $3B Mixed-Use Project in Jersey City

A joint venture between Argent Ventures and the Canadian-based H&H Real Estate Investments Trust is in the preliminary stages of transforming 18 acres on the Hudson River waterfront of Jersey City, N.J., into "The Cove," a $3 billion mixed-use campus....


NJDOL Grants $1.2M to Support Women, Minority Vets in Construction Trades

The New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development (NJDOL) has announced $1.2 million in available funding through the Helmets to Hardhats for Women and Minority Veterans Program (H2HWMVP). Helmets to Hardhats (H2H) is a national nonprofit program to help reserve, retired and transitioning active-duty military members connect with career–training opportunities in the construction industry....


Retaining Wall Collapse on I-295 in New Jersey Snarls Traffic as Crews Rebuild

A partial collapse of a retaining wall along Interstate 295 in Bellmawr, N.J., on March 25 quickly led crews to the accident site to make repairs while lane closures snarled the freeway east of Philadelphia....


High-Tech New Jersey College Campus on Fort Monmouth Nears Finish Line

Students should be able to walk through the doors and into the light-filled, high-tech new campus of New Jersey City University (NJCU) in Oceanport beginning this July, said Michael Edmondson, the school's director, during a tour of the facility on March 11....


LiuGong Recognizes Long-Time North American Dealers

LiuGong Machinery, a manufacturer of heavy construction equipment and material-handling equipment, recently awarded two LiuGong North America dealers Partnership Awards. These awards, each commemorating 10 years of partnership between LiuGong and the dealer, were awarded to Midwest Ready Mix & Equipment Inc....


Tadano GTC-900 Added to Railroad Construction Company Fleet

Recently Select Crane Sales LLC delivered a Tadano GTC-900 to Railroad Construction Company Inc. of Paterson, N.J. The telescopic boom crawler crane provides increased on the job strength and optimal lifting performance at any track width, according to the manufacturer....






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