Category Archives: Association News and Events

Improve your Skills at AGG1 Academy & Expo

Improve your Skills at AGG1 Academy & Expo

The education sessions in the AGG1 Academy & Expo, Feb. 12-14, 2019, help you learn best practices, discover new technology, and develop skills in production, safety, environmental stewardship and more. Check out the full schedule and join NSSGA in Indianapolis.

Equipment Leasing and Finance Association’s survey of economic activity: Monthly Leasing and Finance Index

Equipment Leasing and Finance Association’s survey of economic activity: Monthly Leasing and Finance Index

October New Business Volume Up 6 Percent Year-over-year, Up 5 Percent Month-to-Month, and Up 4 Percent Year-to-date WASHINGTON, DC, —The Equipment Leasing and Finance Association’s (ELFA) Monthly Leasing and Finance Index (MLFI-25), which reports economic activity from 25 companies representing a cross section of the $1 trillion equipment finance sector, showed their overall new business […]

In memoriam: Anthony Reale, Jr / Reale Construction Company

In memoriam: Anthony Reale, Jr / Reale Construction Company

We are saddened to inform you of the passing of Anthony Reale, Jr. of Reale Construction Company. A long standing member of the AGC NYS. We extend our deepest sympathies to his family and many friends. June 11, 1928 – Nov. 18, 2018 – Anthony P. (Tony) Reale Jr., 90, passed away Sunday, Nov. 18, […]

FHWA poised to act on century-old barrier to transportation project innovation in response to ARTBA petition

FHWA poised to act on century-old barrier to transportation project innovation in response to ARTBA petition

On Nov. 14, the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) said it would amend or repeal a century-old regulation related to the development and deployment of new products on U.S. transportation projects. The agency’s move comes in response to a March 27 filing from the Washington, D.C.-based American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA), which noted the […]

UK report predicts increase in imports of US renewable wood fuel

UK report predicts increase in imports of US renewable wood fuel

RICHMOND, VA – The United States Industrial Pellet Association (USIPA) today lauded a report from the U.K. Committee on Climate Change (CCC) that called for increased use for biomass, to provide a low carbon future. The report states, “with imports supplementing domestic [UK] resources, a total of up to 15% [up from 7%] of the […]