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AGC: Objections to original CARB proposal saved contractors $9 billion

AGC: Objections to original CARB proposal saved...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Sep 20, 2012

During a federal hearing today, Associated General Contractors of America lawyers said the California Air Resources Board overestimated emissions from off-road ...

AGC: Shrinking construction industry adds 1,000 jobs in...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Sep 07, 2012

With more than 214,000 workers having left the industry in the last 13 months and more than 700,000 having left ...

AgcXML seeks to allow for construction software applications talk to one another

AgcXML seeks to allow for construction software...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Aug 17, 2012

The Associated General Contractors of America is really confident in its agcXML deveopment standard. The group has invested heavily in ...

Updates from the AGC IT Forum Conference begin tomorrow, 8/16

Updates from the AGC IT Forum Conference begin...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Aug 15, 2012

Hey gang. Just a friendly reminder to be sure and check out EquipmentWorld.com on Thursday and Friday as I'll be ...

The Other Side of the Glass Door

Posted by John Latta on Jul 02, 2012

I had a dog once that loved to sunbath indoors, resting beside a sliding glass patio door. Outside would come ...

ACG asks government to reconsider new hiring rules

Posted by Equipment World Staff on May 24, 2012

On May 24, the Associated General Contractors of America and 10 other national business associations requested the Obama administration reconsider ...

More than two-thirds of highway construction crews hit...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Apr 23, 2012

The Associated General Contractors of America reported today that 68 percent of the nation's highway contractors have had motor vehicles ...

Associations support Clean Construction Act

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Oct 06, 2011

The Associated General Contractors of America and the Clean Air Task Force say emissions from diesel construction equipment will be ...

Reporter

Reporter

Posted by Brooke Wisdom on Oct 05, 2010

By Equipment World Staff CARB throws out estimates The numbers just didn’t add up The California Air Resources Board has proposed a two-year ...

CARB’s emissions adjustment lauded by AGC

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Aug 31, 2010

By abandoning its original estimates of off-road diesel emissions, the California Air Resources Board is conceding its “off-road rule” is ...

California Crackdown

California Crackdown

Posted by Brooke Wisdom on Apr 03, 2010

Up in the air? California postpones enforcement of its off-highway emissions rule, leaving contractors wondering what to do next. By Marcia Gruver ...

Final Take

Final Take

Posted by Brooke Wisdom on Mar 01, 2010

Got snow? Hit the slopes By Amy Materson   If you’re inundated by more snow than you know what to do with, perhaps ...

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