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The American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) recently published the latest edition of its Pennsylvania Infrastructure Report Card. The report card grades 15 categories of infrastructure in the state, finding an overall grade of C. According to ASCE, that grade indicates, “The infrastructure in the system or network is in fair to good condition; it shows general signs of deterioration and requires attention. Some elements exhibit significant deficiencies in conditions and functionality, with increasing vulnerability to risk.”

Dec 13, 2022
Alpha 3 Welcomes David Chigne to Our Team

Alpha 3 is pleased to announce that David Chigne has joined our team as a Project Controls Manager. David has a passion for everything related to the project management and controls world.

Nov 23, 2022
Major Characteristics of Blockchain

The white paper available for download here provides background on the presentation prepared for Project Controls Expo USA, Washington, D.C. October 6, 2022.

Sep 26, 2022
Alpha 3 uses the Critical Path Method to support contractors

Since inception in 2007, Alpha 3 has supported contractors with expert critical path method (CPM) scheduling services in the commercial, energy, infrastructure, and transportation markets.

Sep 21, 2022
Alpha 3's team attending many conferences and trainings this fall

Alpha 3 personnel will be attending, presenting, training, and participating in several events beginning later this month and continuing through November.

Sep 07, 2022
Matt Marzilli attends P3 Airport Summit in San Diego

Alpha 3 attended the 2022 P3 Airport Summit in beautiful San Diego, California on August 11-12, 2022. Numerous high-profile leaders gathered to discuss the public-private-partnership (P3) business model and the future of the airport industry. The conference included panel and speaking engagements from Denver International Airport CEO – Phil Washington, San Diego Mayor – Todd Gloria, Phoenix Mayor – Kate Gallego, Kansas City Mayor – Quinton Lucas, and Avelo Airlines CEO – Andrew Levy.

Aug 25, 2022
Hudson Tunnel Project Preferred Alignment (GDC Rendering)

The Northeast Corridor (NEC) is the most heavily used passenger rail line in the country and one of the most critical freight lines, with 365 million passengers and 14 million car-miles of freight moved each year, according to the Federal Rail Administration.

Aug 09, 2022
Photo Credit: Chuck Samuelson/Dulles Corridor Metrorail Project

Alpha 3 recently completed support for Phase 2 of Metro Washington Airports Authority’s (MWAA) Dulles Corridor Metrorail Project. Phase 2 reached Substantial completion on October 25, 2021, and Operational Readiness (ORD) was achieved on June 23, 2022.

Jul 27, 2022
PJM Control Room, Valley Forge, PA

Every four years, the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) publishes its Report Card for America’s InfrastructureThe report card represents ASCE’s overall assessment of the condition of the nation’s infrastructure, based on review of data and reports, consultation with technical and industry experts, and the experience of the Committee on America’s Infrastructure.

Jul 13, 2022
CPM scheduling example

As the engineering and construction industry implements technology from BIM to inspection drones to GPS-controlled construction equipment, we need to continue to ask whether our management tools are keeping pace.

Jun 22, 2022