Category Archives: Association News and Events

ARTBA Foundation’s “Safety Certification for Transportation Project Professionals” Program Earns ANSI Accreditation

The American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) Foundation’s certification program to test and recognize an individual’s knowledge of the core competencies needed to recognize and mitigate safety hazards on transportation project sites has earned the “gold standard” of professional credentialing.

ARTBA Moves to end federal procurement rule that is stifling use of innovative products in state highway programs

The American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) has formally petitioned the U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT) to repeal a 102 year-old federal procurement rule the group says has blocked, since its inception, the use of products that could improve safety and quality on the nation’s major roadways.

Associated Builders and Contractors Announces Finalists in Competitions for Top Craft Professional and Instructor

WASHINGTON, March 2– Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) today announced the finalists for its 2018 Craft Professional of the Year and Craft Instructor of the Year awards. Winners of both awards will be announced at the Careers in Construction Awards ceremony March 22 during ABC Convention 2018 in Long Beach, Calif.