CPBJ - Transportation http://www.cpbj.com/section/transportation Transportation News Transportation en-us Copyright 2014 Central Penn Business Journal Thu, 18 Dec 2014 22:19:03 EST Thu, 18 Dec 2014 22:19:03 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141212/CPBJ01/141219979&source=RSS Turnpike plans changes to 'improve operations and transparency' Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission CEO Mark Compton said the agency will implement several recommendations made recently by a special advisory committee to improve operations. Wed, 10 Dec 2014 09:20:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141212/CPBJ01/141219979&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141211/CPBJ01/141219909&source=RSS Woodmont secures financing to finish industrial park redevelopment near HIA New Jersey-based Woodmont Industrial Partners, which spent 27. 8 million last year through a joint venture to acquire the Capital Business Center in Lower Swatara Township, today said it has secured nearly 33 million in financing to complete its overhaul of the industrial complex. Thu, 11 Dec 2014 10:57:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141211/CPBJ01/141219909&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141209/CPBJ01/141209737&source=RSS Cumberland County bridge design firm opens Pittsburgh-area office Modjeski and Masters, a Silver Spring Township-based bridge design firm, is opening its 10th office, in Lemont Furnace, to take advantage of potential bridge-replacement work. Tue, 09 Dec 2014 08:42:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141209/CPBJ01/141209737&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141205/CPBJ01/141209809&source=RSS Newsmakers Distribution Businesses featured this week Deacon Industrial Supply Co. Inc. , Harsco Corp. Fri, 05 Dec 2014 12:34:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141205/CPBJ01/141209809&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141205/CPBJ01/141209953&source=RSS CAT plans new bus routes, changes Capital Area Transit is considering new service in several areas and seeks public comments and suggestions on the new proposed service. Tue, 02 Dec 2014 09:48:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141205/CPBJ01/141209953&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141203/CPBJ01/141209918&source=RSS High Steel begins shipping girders for The New NY Bridge East Lampeter Township-based High Steel Structures Inc. has begun shipping steel girders for The New NY Bridge, the largest project in the company's history. Wed, 03 Dec 2014 14:42:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141203/CPBJ01/141209918&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141203/CPBJ01/141209919&source=RSS SARAA approves 2015 budget, hikes HIA parking rates Susquehanna Area Regional Airport Authority has approved a flat 2015 expense budget of 16 million and announced that some parking rates at Harrisburg International Airport will increase. Wed, 03 Dec 2014 13:49:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141203/CPBJ01/141209919&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141201/CPBJ01/141209978&source=RSS Replacing Frontier Airlines 'difficult,' HIA says October traffic at Harrisburg International Airport was again down, as airport officials struggle with options to replace the popular low-fare Frontier Airlines. Mon, 01 Dec 2014 10:42:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141201/CPBJ01/141209978&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141124/CPBJ01/141129884&source=RSS Hillwood Investment Properties acquires York County site for 1.2M-square-foot spec warehouse Texas-based Hillwood Investment Properties has acquired a 95. 3-acre tract in East Manchester Township for a planned 1. 2 million-square-foot speculative warehouse. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 11:00:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141124/CPBJ01/141129884&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141121/CPBJ01/141129947&source=RSS Fitch gives turnpike bonds an A rating traffic up so far in FY2015 Fitch Ratings assigned an A rating to the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission's 295. 4 million of series 2014C turnpike revenue bonds. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 08:46:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141121/CPBJ01/141129947&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141121/CPBJ01/141119711&source=RSS Municipalities pay for road salt shortage Southcentral Pennsylvania municipalities will be able to buy road salt this year, but the prices are much higher. Wed, 19 Nov 2014 08:48:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141121/CPBJ01/141119711&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141119/CPBJ01/141119692&source=RSS Former Millersburg bus company VP pleads guilty to 1.4M fraud of Dauphin County school districts The former Harris Transportation Corp. and its vice president, Todd Harris, pleaded guilty today to mail fraud charges, which bilked two Dauphin County school districts of 1. 4 million. Wed, 19 Nov 2014 15:18:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141119/CPBJ01/141119692&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141118/CPBJ01/141119741&source=RSS Norfolk Southern boosts Pa. rail network with 217M acquisition Virginia-based Norfolk Southern Corp. , which has growing intermodal freight operations in Central Pennsylvania, has announced a 217 million acquisition of nearly 283 miles of rail line between Sunbury and Schenectady, N. Y. Tue, 18 Nov 2014 10:25:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141118/CPBJ01/141119741&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141118/CPBJ01/141119745&source=RSS Exel to close Lancaster County facility Warehouse giant Exel Inc. has filed a notice with the state that it intends to lay off 97 workers and close its New Holland, Lancaster County, facility at the end of 2014. Tue, 18 Nov 2014 09:20:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141118/CPBJ01/141119745&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141117/CPBJ01/141119766&source=RSS Shipley to open new CNG station A York County energy supplier has plans to open a compressed-natural-gas station to the public in the first quarter of 2015. Mon, 17 Nov 2014 14:16:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141117/CPBJ01/141119766&source=RSS