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Indiana bridge builder among finalists for Carhartt’s Tough Crew Contest

Indiana bridge builder among finalists for Carhartt’s...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Jun 04, 2015

The Cintas and Carhartt Tough Crew Contest has closed its nomination period for nominees, and a bridge builder and his ...

Training offered for installing interlocking concrete pavement

Training offered for installing interlocking concrete...

Posted by Chris Hill on Jun 03, 2015

The School for Advance Segmental Paving (SASP) is offering two days of training and education for the mechanical installation of ...

Palm Beach high school construction academies seek to fill Florida’s skilled worker shortage

Palm Beach high school construction academies seek to...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 02, 2015

The Palm Beach County school district has opened three construction academies that are equipping students from ninth through 12th grades ...

Three students awarded Roadway Worker Memorial Scholarships

Three students awarded Roadway Worker Memorial...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on May 12, 2015

The American Traffic Safety Services Foundation awarded its Roadway Worker Memorial Scholarship to three students who each lost a father during ...

Construction industry roars back from down March, adds 45,000 jobs in April

Construction industry roars back from down March, adds...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on May 08, 2015

Following the first job loss for the industry in more than a year in March, the construction industry made up ...

Crew rescues 2 co-workers from rubble following demolition collapse

Crew rescues 2 co-workers from rubble following...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on May 05, 2015

A demolition crew in St. Louis escaped a collapse that occurred while they were working with only injuries, thanks to ...

Services around U.S. mourn workers killed on the job

Services around U.S. mourn workers killed on the job

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 29, 2015

On Tuesday, thousands gathered in services across the country as part of the annual Workers Memorial Day remembrance. The day ...

3M contributes to scholarships for children of roadway workers

3M contributes to scholarships for children of roadway...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Apr 29, 2015

3M donated $20,000 to fund scholarships for the children of roadway workers killed or permanently injured on the job. The company ...

Crew saves co-worker’s life using CPR on Missouri construction site

Crew saves co-worker’s life using CPR on Missouri...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 22, 2015

When Curtis Todd's co-workers saw him lying flat on the ground as the crew worked on a residential jobsite in ...

Indiana Senate passes repeal of common construction wage; Gov. Pence expected to sign

Indiana Senate passes repeal of common construction...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 16, 2015

Amid a storm of protest, the Indiana Senate on Wednesday passed the repeal of a state law which sets baseline wages for construction ...

Family of Houston worker shot on jobsite offers large reward for capture of his killer

Family of Houston worker shot on jobsite offers large...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 15, 2015

The family of a 19-year-old construction worker killed on a Houston jobsite is offering a large reward for the capture of his ...

Construction mishap fills half-mile of Oakland creek with concrete

Construction mishap fills half-mile of Oakland creek...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 10, 2015

While crews were working to back-fill a replaced water pipe in Oakland, California, Wednesday, a bit of negligence has led ...

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