More From Stimulus

Caltrans allocates $128 million to transportation projects

Caltrans allocates $128 million to transportation...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Jun 11, 2009

The California Transportation Commission today allocated $128 million to 75 transportation projects statewide, including $36 million in economic stimulus funds ...

A Roadmap to Recovery

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Jun 08, 2009

Vice President Joe Biden is presenting to President Barack Obama the Roadmap to Recovery at today's Cabinet meeting. The Roadmap ...

Construction spending sinks to $968.7 billion...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Jun 02, 2009

According to figures released by the U.S. Census Bureau yesterday, construction spending has sunk quite a bit from last year. ...

CEOs say stimulus money slow to come

Posted by Tom Jackson on May 27, 2009

Despite all that shovel ready stuff we heard earlier in the year, a majority of top construction company CEOs say ...

California’s first stimulus project underway

Posted by Equipment World Staff on May 18, 2009

Looks like the stimulus money has found its way into California construction.General engineering contractor Top Grade Construction announced it has ...

LaHood: $742.5 Million in Federal Recovery Act Funds to...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on May 07, 2009

Looks like rail is on track to get more money. When the stimulus bill passed with $8 billion allocated for high-speed ...

AGC: Stimulus will fund 650K construction jobs, 300K...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Apr 20, 2009

The economic stimulus is supposedly set to fund 650,000 construction jobs and another 300,000 in materials and equipment supply, according ...

Put on your battle gear–2,000th stimulus...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Apr 13, 2009

Looks like things are moving along with the stimulus package and highway construction. But get ready for battle.          President Barack Obama ...

Do you want some tips to stay safe on the job site?

Equipment World has created an entire section devoted to safety.

Click here to check it out. »

 

Here are the most recent tips we've posted:

Hauling headaches: Know your load limits when trailering equipment

One-man machines: The operator should be the only person on a wheel loader

advertisement
advertisement
advertisement
advertisement