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Careers in crane, rigging & specialized transport to be featured at CONEXPO-CON/AGG

Careers in crane, rigging & specialized transport to be featured at CONEXPO-CON/AGG

Lift & Move USA will participate in a multi-association workforce solutions initiative at CONEXPO-CON/AGG, in Las Vegas, Nev., March 10-14. Lift & Move USA is supported by the Specialized Carriers & Rigging Association, SC&R Foundation, NCCCO Foundation, and media partner KHL. It connects students and educators with the people, equipment and companies that work in […]

Construction contractor confidence remains steady, says ABC

Construction contractor confidence remains steady, says ABC

WASHINGTON, DC — Confidence among U.S. construction industry leaders held steady in December 2019 after surging in November, according to the Associated Builders and Contractors Construction Confidence Index released today. The average American contractor entered 2020 with confidence: Sales expectations, profit margins and staffing levels all remained above the growth expectations threshold, indicating a strong […]

American Concrete Institute releases 2020 ACI collection of concrete codes, specifications and practices

American Concrete Institute releases 2020 ACI collection of concrete codes, specifications and practices

FARMINGTON HILLS, MI – The American Concrete Institute (ACI) has released the 2020 ACI Collection of Concrete Codes, Specifications, and Practices. The ACI Collection is the most comprehensive and largest single source of information on concrete design, construction, and materials, with nearly 50 codes and specifications and more than 200 practices – including all guides […]

ACI announces ACI 318-19 building code seminar dates for 2020

ACI announces ACI 318-19 building code seminar dates for 2020

FARMINGTON HILLS, MI – The American Concrete Institute (ACI) is offering a new series of seminars to focus on the new ACI 318-19, Building Code Requirements for Structural Concrete and Commentary. “ACI 318-19: Changes to the Concrete Design Standard” seminars will feature face-to-face interaction with highly recognized speakers, and attendees will receive a free copy […]

2020-21 Highway Worker Memorial Scholarship opportunities available

2020-21 Highway Worker Memorial Scholarship opportunities available

The American Road & Transportation Builders Association Transportation Development Foundation (ARTBA-TDF) is seeking qualified students for its 2020-21 “Lanford Family Highway Worker Memorial Scholarship Program.” Applications are due by April 17 and can be found online at www.artbatdf.org. Established in 1999, this first-of-its-kind scholarship fund provides post-high school financial assistance to the children of highway […]