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Deal signs transportation bill to provide roughly $1 billion for Georgia projects

Deal signs transportation bill to provide roughly $1...

Posted by Chris Hill on May 06, 2015

Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal has signed into law HB 170, a bill designed to draw approximately $1 billion for transportation ...

Georgia drivers pay extra $8 billion annually due to deficient roads TRIP report finds

Georgia drivers pay extra $8 billion annually due to...

Posted by Chris Hill on Feb 19, 2015

Deficient roads in Georgia costs the state’s motorists nearly $8 billion in additional vehicle operating costs and expenses related to safety ...

Polls show states do not support gas tax increase

Polls show states do not support gas tax increase

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Jan 22, 2015

A trio of state polls show voters in states such as Georgia, New Jersey and Utah do not support gas ...

Texas sees more traffic deaths in construction work zones than any other state

Texas sees more traffic deaths in construction work...

Posted by Amy Materson on Jan 12, 2015

The National Work Zone Safety Information Clearinghouse has released the latest data tally of deaths in motor vehicle traffic crashes in construction ...

Texas leads U.S. equipment purchases in Q3, sales down 19 percent from 2013

Texas leads U.S. equipment purchases in Q3, sales down...

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Nov 21, 2014

If you believe everything is bigger in Texas, than it should come as no surprise that the state also needs ...

Man survives excavator falling 60 feet from overpass

Man survives excavator falling 60 feet from overpass

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Oct 28, 2014

A machine rollover is one of the scariest things an operator in the construction industry can face. In northwest Georgia ...

Worker killed by dump truck on Georgia interstate

Worker killed by dump truck on Georgia interstate

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Oct 02, 2014

A construction worker was killed in Rockdale, Georgia after being hit by a dump truck. Tristram Harvey, 51, was killed inside ...

Construction worker killed after being hit by dump truck on Georgia interstate

Construction worker killed after being hit by dump...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Sep 30, 2014

A construction worker was killed over the weekend in Rockdale, Georgia after being hit by a dump truck. Tristram Harvey, 51, ...

DOT evaluating sinkhole in Georgia

DOT evaluating sinkhole in Georgia

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Aug 15, 2014

The Georgia Department of Transportation is evaluating a sinkhole that suddenly opened in a parking lot on John Morrow Parkway at ...

Sales tax holiday brings freedom from construction

Sales tax holiday brings freedom from construction

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Jul 31, 2014

Good news, Georgia shoppers! You will be getting a break from road construction this weekend! The Georgia Department of Transportation has ...

Caterpillar to shut down South Carolina engine plant, relocate production, cut 510 jobs

Caterpillar to shut down South Carolina engine plant,...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 30, 2014

Caterpillar has announced that it is relocating production of engines from a plant in Fountain Inn, South Carolina to plants ...

Bobcat, Sany add locations, ICP recruits for Lonking in this week’s Dealer News Roundup

Bobcat, Sany add locations, ICP recruits for Lonking in...

Posted by Brittany Johnson on Apr 04, 2014

Welcome to the Dealer News Roundup, your one-stop shop for all the moves going on inside the heavy equipment distributor ...

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