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5 tips for hiring military veterans at your...

Posted by Tom Jackson on May 01, 2014

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Fort Hood shooting shows why kinship is key to great leadership

Fort Hood shooting shows why kinship is key to great...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Apr 04, 2014

I spent the early part of this week writing about our 2014 Contractor of the Year for the May issue ...

Construction companies join forces, commit to hiring more than 100,000 veterans

Construction companies join forces, commit to hiring...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Feb 10, 2014

More than 100 construction companies have joined forces in committing to hiring more than 100,000 veterans over the next five ...

When you’re in those airport security lines over this holiday season, remember: Everyone’s got a job to do

When you’re in those airport security lines over...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Nov 15, 2013

Shuffling through the airport security line a few weeks back I had the strange sensation I'd been here before—years ago. ...

VIDEO: Guided artillery shells obliterate helicopters, a forklift and several cars

VIDEO: Guided artillery shells obliterate helicopters,...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Aug 02, 2013

Log this one away in the "Friday Fun File," because there's no other reason to be posting this other than ...

VIDEO: Watch this tank utterly destroy a Toyota Prius

VIDEO: Watch this tank utterly destroy a Toyota Prius

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 05, 2013

Among folks who know cars, who love driving cars and appreciate what true pieces of art automobiles can be, there ...

GEAR: U.S. Army buys Battelle’s bulletproof pickups

GEAR: U.S. Army buys Battelle’s bulletproof...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on May 29, 2013

The U.S. Army deploys a lot of ground-based vehicles. If you don't believe us, just take a look at this ...

$2.3 billion of 2014 Army budget goes to construction

$2.3 billion of 2014 Army budget goes to construction

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 15, 2013

Army officials recently took time to discuss their military branch's $129.7 billion portion of the federal budget for the 2014 ...

AGC New York wins award for military support

AGC New York wins award for military support

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 08, 2013

The Associated General Contractors of New York State received an Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve Patriotic Award for ...

Defense bill adds nearly $500 million in North Carolina military construction projects

Defense bill adds nearly $500 million in North Carolina...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jan 04, 2013

President Barack Obama signed into effect a $633 billion defense bill the night of January 2, the Associated Press reported. Though ...

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