Category Archives: Features

Tactical takedown

St. Paul, one half of Minnesota’s twin cities rose from the steep bluffs where the Mississippi and Minnesota rivers collide. Once a quiet frontier trading post, the city was soon transformed into an industrial hub. The transition sprouted new enterprises, such as West Publishing Company, which today remains the nation’s largest producer of academic and […]

Getting to the bottom line with Dannible & McKee, LLP: The impact of tax reform on equipment purchasing

by Nicholas L. Shires, CPA The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) was a bill of 505 pages that was signed into law by President Trump on Dec. 22, 2017. The first complete tax overhaul in over 30 years has a far-reaching impact on businesses (both small and large) as well as individuals. In the […]

Preparing for and managing blasting complaints, gives blasters additional confidence

by Jon M. Casey How to respond to, handle and avoid blasting complaints is always something to consider when going about blasting projects, whether they be in quarry applications or at construction sites. According to representatives from Sauls Seismic, LLC and the law firm of Montgomery, Rennie & Jonson, there are a number of items […]

Plants and machines from Wirtgen Group pave the way at New Istanbul Airport

After just three years of construction, the world’s biggest airport (measured by passenger numbers) is set to go into operation in 2018, initially with two runways, expanding to three by 2019 and, by the end of the project in 2028, to six. The Istanbul Yeni Havalimanı, to give the New Istanbul Airport its official name, […]