Category Archives: Association News and Events

CONEXPO-CON/AGG and IFPE 2020: update regarding Novel Coronavirus

CONEXPO-CON/AGG and IFPE 2020: update regarding Novel Coronavirus

With CONEXPO-CON/AGG and IFPE 2020 a few short weeks away, AEM wants to assure exhibitors and attendees that plans to hold the exhibitions have not changed, and they are fully on track to be the most successful shows yet, despite recent travel restrictions related to Novel Coronavirus. AEM recognizes Novel Coronavirus is top-of-mind for all CONEXPO-CON/AGG and IFPE participants, […]

Ritchie Bros.’ Orlando schedule: what’s selling when

Ritchie Bros.’ Orlando schedule: what’s selling when

Six-day February auction features 13,000+ items from 1,000+ sellers spread over 200+ acres ORLANDO, Feb. 10, 2020 /CNW/ – This isn’t your run-of-the-mill auction. This is the biggest auction of the year. Over six-days next week—February 17 – 22, 2020—Ritchie Bros. will sell 13,000+ items for 1,000+ sellers spread over 200+ acres. With an auction of […]

ACI Foundation’s Strategic Development Council announces new director

ACI Foundation’s Strategic Development Council Announces New Director

The ACI Foundation’s Strategic Development Council (SDC) is pleased to announce new and returning board members. Phil Diekemper was elected Director for the term ending in 2022. Diekemper is the Vice President of North Operations at CECO Concrete Construction, LLC and has been with CECO for more than 41 years. Diekemper holds a B.S. in […]

Nonresidential construction employment rises in January, says ABC

Nonresidential construction employment rises in January, says ABC

WASHINGTON, DC — The construction industry added 44,000 net new jobs in January, according to an Associated Builders and Contractors analysis of data released today by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. On a year-over-year basis, industry employment has expanded by 142,000 jobs, an increase of 1.9%. Nonresidential construction employment increased by 23,800 jobs on […]

CDRA announces 2020 C&D award winners

CDRA announces 2020 C&D award winners

The Construction & Demolition Recycling Association has announced a new inductee to its prestigious C&D Hall of Fame, as well as C&D Recycler of the Year, and CDRA Member of the Year for 2020.  The awards will be presented at C&D World 2020 March 11 in Las Vegas. C&D Hall of Fame This institution is […]