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Doosan Bobcat donates machines to regional training centers
Doosan Bobcat North America has donated seven Bobcat machines to four regional vocational schools for service technician training programs. ...
Construction adds 8,000 jobs in September
The construction industry added 8,000 jobs during September bringing total industry employment to 6.911 million Americans, according to preliminary data ...
CoDOT seeks snowplow drivers, road workers ahead of winter
If you’re looking for work and don’t mind cold weather, the Colorado Department of Transportation wants to talk to ...
Tribal members find construction work through ADOT training
The Arizona Department of Transportation’s Construction Academy has trained 27 members of the Pascua Yaqui Tribe to work on ...
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Equipment operators, other positions go unfilled by Miss. DOT
The Mississippi Department of Transportation wants legislative help to fill 354 job vacancies, including for equipment operators, according to ...
70% of contractors report hiring difficulties; Harvey’s damage likely to make it worse
Seventy percent of construction contractors in the United State report having a hard time finding hourly craft workers, and ...
Students pursuing college construction degrees up 30%
College students are showing more interest in the construction trades, with a 26.4 percent increase in enrollment, according to a ...
Caltrans holding job fairs to fill 1,100 vacancies
Citing the passage of the SB 1 transportation funding bill, the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) is holding a ...
AGC of North Dakota awards scholarships to students in construction programs
The Associated General Contractors of North Dakota's (AGCND) Education Committee awarded 32 scholarships totaling more than $57,000 for the 2017-2018 ...
Highway and bridge worker jobs up 4.5% YOY in June
The American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) says workers employed by highway, street and bridge contractors grew 4.5 ...
Road Institute releases schedule for 52nd season of roadbuilding training classes
Volvo CE's Road Institute, held at training centers in Shippensburg and Chambersburg, Pennsylvania, and Phoenix, Arizona, has released its ...
Construction adds 6,000 jobs in July
The U.S. construction industry added jobs for a third straight month in July, according to preliminary data from the ...
Arizona DOT offers Construction Academy Pre-Apprenticeship Training Program
The Arizona Department of Transportation (ADOT) recently began providing training for entry-level positions as flaggers to 31 individuals through ...
Idaho Transportation Dept. grant provides free equipment training to vets, women, minorities
The Idaho Transportation Department (ITD) is one of only eight states out of 40 applicants to receive a $198,000 ...
Construction is driven by people, not machines
Certain themes repeat themselves when we talk to contractors: The 20-hour days to get a construction company started … ...
Haver & Boecker teaches college students about the screening industry
For a second year, Haver & Boecker engineers gave 22 minerals students from the University of Toronto a firsthand ...
Colorado DOT will require contractor to hire local for I-70 expansion through Denver
In granting a $1.2 billion contract for the expansion of Interstate 70 through north Denver, the Colorado Department of ...
Caltrans partners with Cal State Long Beach on training and certification program
The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) and California State University, Long Beach (CSULB) have introduced a joint training and ...
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Komatsu intros PC238USLC-11 excavator with better performance, new ‘birds-eye’ camera system
VIDEO: Operator rights drowning excavator, averts disaster
The Smarter Excavator: Burst of tech brings intelligent control to new mid-size models
Thunder Creek’s new multi-tank trailers allow bulk diesel transport with no CDL
In wake of father’s death, a son takes family construction business to new heights
22 tons tip over on a tiny jack
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