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Contractors fear worker shortage affecting safety on the job
Commercial construction contractors report that a lack of skilled workers is the top factor in increasing safety risks now ...
Worker, 27, buried in trench collapse in Idaho dies
A 27-year-old worker died in a trench collapse in Ashton, Idaho, on September 4. Fernando Romero Martinez was working inside ...
Va. contractor faces $300K in penalties for silica dust violations
A Virginia contractor faces $304,130 in penalties for allegedly violating regulations governing crystalline silica dust and other safety violations, ...
NUCA Trench Safety Stand Down more than doubles number of participants
The National Utility Contractors Association reports that it reached 22,525 people with its third Trench Safety Stand Down, more ...
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Construction company freezes soil to shore excavations, draws interest at PWX Expo
SoilFreeze – a construction company specializing exclusively in ground-freezing services for the construction and environmental industries – is piquing ...
TRB webinar to cover road striping – ‘continuous access priced managed lanes’
The Transportation Research Board will conduct a webinar that will take a look at projects in California, Washington and Minnesota ...
Plumber, military veteran killed in trench collapse; family launches GoFundMe for expenses
A plumber died August 16 in Philadelphia following a trench collapse. Anthony Smith was a husband and father of two ...
Bad roads cost Calif. drivers $61B a year, TRIP research shows
Driving on bad roads in California costs the state's drivers $61 billion each year, according to a new study ...
Proposed gas taxes didn’t stop state lawmakers from advancing in primaries
Results of the primaries indicate that these days, proposed gas taxes are no deal breaker for voters. Proponents say 96 ...
At least 43 dead in bridge collapse in Genoa, Italy, others injured
UPDATE: On August 18, Italian officials updated the bridge collapse death toll to 43 after rescue workers pulled more ...
Hard Rock Construction says it will not appeal $77,319 OSHA fine for two trench fatalities
Hard Rock Construction, Boise, Idaho, has told OSHA it will not appeal its $77,319 fine resulting from a May ...
Lane Construction, Superior Paving garner NAPA award for safety innovations
The National Asphalt Pavement Association (NAPA) has named two winners of its 2017 Asphalt Operations Safety Innovation Award: the ...
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How contractors can get disaster cleanup work in the Hurricane Florence recovery efforts
VIDEO: Operator gets loader buried in pile, has to seesaw machine free
Inside Smart Construction: Komatsu’s tech consultation service seeks to level playing field for the company and its customers
Diesel technician shortage most impacts those who are ‘part of the problem’
With drones, 3D modeling services and Propeller partnership, Komatsu Smart Construction is digitizing the jobsite
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Deere updates 310L EP backhoe, 210L/EP tractor loaders with performance boosts, new engines
by Wayne Grayson
Goggle Operators: 3D, VR crane control coming to U.S. with Hiab HiVision (VIDEO)
by Don McLoud
The Harley-Davidson F-150 is back for 2019: Custom truck available thru Ford dealers
by Tom Quimby
With 1,000 HMEE high-speed backhoes in service, JCB, U.S. Army officials detail its history, discuss coming remote control capability (VIDEO)
by Wayne Grayson
Volvo, Skanska begin field testing of electric site quarry, expect 95% carbon emissions reduction, 25% operational cost reduction
by Marcia Gruver Doyle
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