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Want to boost your construction business? Put a woman in charge

Want to boost your construction business? Put a woman...

Posted by Amy Materson on Mar 21, 2014

I saw something this week that caught my eye: A Tweet linking to a Harvard Business Review post said a ...

North Carolina paving contractor indicted for government contract fraud by using “disadvantaged business” as a pass through

North Carolina paving contractor indicted for...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 29, 2013

Last week, a grand jury handed down a criminal indictment charging Boggs Paving Inc., based out of Monroe, North Carolina, ...

Senate Committee approves nomination of Anthony Foxx for Secretary of Transportation

Senate Committee approves nomination of Anthony Foxx...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 12, 2013

As expected, Charlotte Mayor Anthony Foxx's confirmation as the next U.S. Secretary of Transportation is going smoothly. On Monday, the Senate ...

Recession-proof decisions lead North Carolina contractor to the top

Recession-proof decisions lead North Carolina...

Posted by Amy Materson on Mar 04, 2013

Gene Lowder, owner of Winston-Salem, North Carolina-based Charles D. Lowder, Inc., has a remarkable track record of good decision-making. The firm, ...

Sany America names Tar Heel Machinery as North Carolina excavator dealer

Sany America names Tar Heel Machinery as North Carolina...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Feb 22, 2013

Sany America has named Tar Heel Machinery as its excavator dealer for North Carolina. Tar Heel Machinery, founded in 2005 by ...

NRMCA brings concrete specifications course to North...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jan 30, 2013

The National Ready Mixed Concrete Association (NRMCA) has scheduled one of two Handling Concrete Specifications, Low Strength Problems and Mixture ...

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 ...

LGH expands in southeastern United States

LGH expands in southeastern United States

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Oct 25, 2012

  Lifting Gear Hire (LGH) is expanding in the southeast region of the United States. In the last two years, LGH has ...

ARTBA Foundation honors industry firms’ safety...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Oct 18, 2012

The American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) Foundation last month honored transportation construction industry firms for their outstanding worker ...

H&E carries Bomag equipment

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Aug 15, 2012

H&E Equipment Services (H&E) is the new authorized Bomag dealer in Mississippi, North Carolina, Arkansas (Clay, Greene, Craighead, Mississippi, Boinsett, ...

Cooper Kenworth adds Asheville location

Posted by Amy Materson on May 03, 2012

Cooper Kenworth has opened a 31,000-square-foot parts and service operation in Asheville, North Carolina. The facility, located along U.S. Interstate ...

Absolute E-Z Up hires sales manager

Absolute E-Z Up hires sales manager

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Feb 16, 2012

Absolute E-Z Up hired Wendy Svoboda as the company’s new sales manager. Svoboda’s responsibilities will include new business ...

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