Achieving new heights with infrastructure solutions

Company Overview

American Roads owns/leases and operates toll assets in Michigan and Alabama

  •  American Roads owns and operates U.S. toll assets  including four toll bridges in Alabama  and the international tunnel connecting Detroit,  MI with Windsor, ON
  •  American Roads Technologies develops mobile, access control and account management  systems for smaller transportation assets including a toll bridge in New Jersey.
  •  Unparalleled experience in the development,  construction, and management of public-private assets
  •  Experienced management team with a demonstrated  track-record that oversees more than 80 permanent  employees
  •  Supported by parent company, DIF Capital Partners  (DIF), which provides access to capital and  financing expertise on all existing and future projects
  •  DIF has developed or acquired 26 toll roads globally since  2005, covering over 2,000 miles with a combined capital  value of more than USD $8 billion

Operating Assets

5 toll roads/bridges, including an international highway tunnel


Offering a full suite of services for complex transportation infrastructure

Complex, Multi-Jurisdictional Compliance

Expertise coordinating a diverse and complex mix of stakeholder groups and managing regulatory and  legislative requirements across multiple jurisdictions.

Full-Service Management and Back-Office Administration

Comprehensive management and administrative services including revenue collection, engineering, mobile and  IT systems, finance, contract management, safety  and security, risk management, communications and,  government and community relations.

Capital Planning and Maintenance

Manages all aspects of capital planning, oversees all engineering, electrical, mechanical, and structural  requirements of the facilities and coordinates all third party  contracts on a bid proposal basis.

Community Outreach

American Roads supports community and business organizations throughout the regions in which it operates.  American Roads commits to using local labor forces  to maximize the positive benefit to the communities it  operates in.

Core Values

American Roads and DIF partners with a belief that U.S. transportation infrastructure could be improved  through a set of shared core values:

Commitment to ESG

Environmental, Social and Corporate Governance are core pillars of American Roads’ and DIF’s investment underwriting when looking at new opportunities

  • Effective health and safety programs
  • Operational practices that reduce environmental impact
  • Strong corporate governance
  • Active participation in communities where we operate
  • ESG Initiative and Charter

Commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Creating a culture of belonging

At American Roads, we value an inclusive culture, celebrating individual uniqueness and belonging. Our strength comes from diversity and we celebrate the visible and invisible qualities that make each person unique. American Roads is committed to a culture of belonging with equity at the core for all of our employees, customers, and the communities we serve.