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Saving Sacred Lives

Saving Sacred Lives

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Posted by Contributed on Apr 12, 2014

We’re not supposed to admire Sweden because its economic system employs many socialistic practices, ranging from single-payer healthcare to high ...

Unsteady Ground

Unsteady Ground

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Posted by Brian Morrow, P.E., Esq on Apr 12, 2014

Corps of Engineers denies contractor’s Type 1 differing site condition claim on Iraqi project. Site conditions that differ from what the ...

Transportation Talk:  Can We Stop a ‘Painful’  Transportation Situation?

Transportation Talk: Can We Stop a ‘Painful’ ...

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Posted by Tina Grady Barbaccia on Mar 08, 2014

  We’re in trouble – big trouble – and it’s going to be hard to find a way out. It’s not ...

Public vs. Private Distinction

Public vs. Private Distinction

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Posted by Equipment World Staff on Mar 07, 2014

Why knowing the allowable timeline to bring a lawsuit is important The distinction between a public and private work of improvement ...

A Penny for Your Transportation System

A Penny for Your Transportation System

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Posted by Tina Grady Barbaccia on Feb 10, 2014

I was taught as a youngster to save my pennies and that each cent really adds up. Many of us may ...

The Cheaper the Better?

The Cheaper the Better?

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Posted by Equipment World Staff on Feb 10, 2014

Government awards contract to second lowest bidder based on ‘Best Value’ determination   In a recent government contracting decision — Matter of ...

The EU’s REACH regs have implications for U.S. equipment market

The EU’s REACH regs have implications for U.S....

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Posted by Tina Grady Barbaccia on Jan 08, 2014

Enforcement for the European Union’s (EU) REACH – the Regulation on Registration, Evaluation, Authorisiation and Restriction of Chemicals – ...

Solutions for a Bankrupt Trust Fund

Solutions for a Bankrupt Trust Fund

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Posted by Equipment World Staff on Jan 08, 2014

A Republican-dominated Congress under President George W. Bush couldn’t do it. A Democrat-dominated Congress under President Barack Obama couldn’t do ...

Ambiguous Contract

Ambiguous Contract

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Posted by Equipment World Staff on Jan 08, 2014

Court denies government’s motion to dismiss contractor’s $1 million claim In the recent case of West Bay Builders, Inc. v. Dept. ...

States Aren’t Waiting Around  for Federal Support

States Aren’t Waiting Around for Federal Support

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Posted by Tina Grady Barbaccia on Dec 04, 2013

The nation’s infrastructure system can be likened to an economic circulatory system – giving us freedom, opportunity and mobility – ...

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