Category Archives: Association News and Events

ASCC plans second Laser Scanning Workshop at World of Concrete

ST LOUIS, MO  — The American Society of Concrete Contractors (ASCC), St. Louis, MO., will hold a second Laser Scanning Workshop on Tolerances, Monday, Jan. 21, 2019, from 8AM – 5PM at the Westgate Hotel in Las, Vegas, NV, in conjunction with the World of Concrete. Dr. Bruce Suprenant, PhD, PE, FACI, CSI: CSSA, CCS, […]

Voters re-elect state lawmakers who supported gas tax increases, new ARTBA analysis finds

WASHINGTON, DC — Voters in 12 states re-elected 93 percent of 530 state lawmakers who supported a gas tax increase between 2015 and 2018 and ran for re-election in 2018. Winning state lawmakers in Nov. 6 races included 92 percent of Republicans, and 94 percent of Democrats, according to a new analysis from the American Road […]

The AED Foundation welcomes Cory Hayes as vice president of operations

Associated Equipment Distributors (AED) recently hired Cory Hayes as vice president of operations for The AED Foundation. The AED Board of Directors has recommended an effort to aggressively increase focus on the workforce skills gap challenge facing the industry. The continued development of The AED Foundation’s accredited diesel technician footprint remains a top priority to […]

Statement from ARTBA Acting President & CEO William D. Toohey, Jr., about California Voter Rejection of Prop. 6

WASHINGTON, DC — The American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) Acting President & CEO William D. Toohey, Jr., released the following statement regarding California voter rejection of Proposition 6 on Nov. 7, 2018. “By soundly rejecting Proposition 6 and re-electing 95 percent of the state legislators who voted in 2017 to increase the state […]

ARTBA announces 2018-19 officers at national convention in New York

The American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) announced the election of its 2018-2019 officers during an Oct. 1 annual business meeting at the association’s national convention in New York City.