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PCA forecasts steady growth for cement consumption through 2016 as construction activity increases
According to the latest forecast from the Portland Cement Association (PCA), cement consumption in the U.S. will see steady ...
Ohio DOT’s first P3 construction project will be largest in state’s history
The Portsmouth Gateway Group is set to begin building the largest single construction project the Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) ...
New ARTBA awards program to honor construction firms who serve their communities
Construction firms intent on giving back to their communities may now be honored for their good works. The Transportation Development ...
Home starts dive 14.4% in August but homebuilder confidence rises to nearly 9-year high
Another down month in August continued what has been a very up-and-down year for construction of new homes in ...
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ActiveCare Direct is the 24/7/365 telematics solution offered directly from Volvo. At the Volvo Uptime Center, thousands of data points…
Road builders, construction groups oppose bill to lower gas tax, surrender federal highway authority to states
Construction groups and transportation interests have written Congress to express opposition to the so-called “devolution” of the federal highway ...
3 tips for boosting employee relations at your construction company
For construction company owners and supervisors, managing a team can be tricky. Often there’s a distinct separation between “in ...
BlueLine Rental acquires Alabama’s JustRuss Rental
BlueLine Rental, formerly Volvo rents, is growing its presence in the state of Alabama. The small- to medium-sized construction rental ...
Is construction “dead in the water”? Greenspan comment highlights industry’s mixed feelings about recovery
Despite many positives in the industry right now, Alan Greenspan is pointing a finger of blame in construction's direction. According ...
Tesla gigafactory will create 3,000 construction jobs in Nevada
Tesla, the successful and growing American electric car company, has tapped Reno, Nevada as the site of its massive ...
Don’t mistake our Contractor of the Year program as just another giveaway
Yes, our 12 finalists get a free weekend in Las Vegas. And it’s true they get VIP treatment from ...
Construction industry extends employment streak, adds 20,000 jobs in August
The U.S. construction industry extended its streak of job gains in August, adding 20,000 workers. It was the eighth-straight month ...
Majority of skilled construction workers who lost jobs in wake of the recession have been rehired, but many are being paid less
As the U.S. construction industry faces a shortage of skilled labor, a new government study finds that the majority ...
Nonresidential projects push construction spending to largest monthly gain in more than 2 years in July
After seeing its first drop in one year during June, construction spending in the U.S. fully recovered and then ...
Zeal for diversification, taking care of fleet key to Wm. Winkler Company’s success
"We love to do anything that involves concrete,” says Brian Winkler, 47, president of Wm. Winkler Company. In fact, concrete ...
Our 2015 Contractor of the Year contest is open for entries
Equipment World’s Contractor of the Year program—which honors the forward thinkers, high achievers and just plain good people in ...
The LA Sheriff’s Dept. melted thousands of guns to recycle them as road construction material (VIDEO)
Thousands of handguns, rifles and other weapons have been destroyed to eventually be used in construction of roads and ...
It’s time for contractors to turn the tables on Angie’s List with a website that rates clients
A lot of contractors in the residential arena are steamed about the website Angie's List, where homeowners can ...
Vermeer names third-generation family member Jason Andringa incoming president, CEO
Vermeer Corporation has named Jason Andringa incoming president and CEO, taking over the position from his mother, Mary Vermeer ...
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Stress tests were underway when Miami bridge collapsed during accelerated construction
Engineering firm responds to questions after deadly Miami bridge collapse
Volvo unveils new VNX Series trucks designed for heaviest of heavy-haul duties
Engineer reported but ‘not concerned’ about cracking in Miami bridge before deadly collapse; no road closure for stress testing also at issue
Ford teases new off-road and electric SUVs, hybrid pickup in truck-heavy preview of product line revamp
22 tons tip over on a tiny jack
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How Komatsu’s KomVision birds-eye camera system eliminates excavator blind spots
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Chevy unveils Silverado 4500HD, 5500HD, surprise 6500HD in return to medium duty
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