Category Archives: Association News and Events

AED Alert: AED Urges Congress to pursue the equipment industry’s pro-growth legislative agenda

On January 25, AED delivered a letter to Congress outlining the construction equipment industry’s legislative priorities for the 116th congressional session, which includes infrastructure investment, addressing the skills gap, tax permanency and pursuing pro-growth trade and energy policies.  “AED members are ready for Congress to work together in a bipartisan manner to enact pro-growth, job-creating […]

ACI launches new concrete repair subscription

FARMINGTON HILLS, MI  – The American Concrete Institute – the global authority for information on concrete design, construction, repair, and materials – announces the launch of its new Concrete Repair Subscription.  The online subscription includes digital access to the American Concrete Institute’s technical and education content on concrete assessment, repair, rehabilitation, and more. Subscribers will […]

Chimelewski named ARTBA director of safety & certification

WASHINGTON, DC —The American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) is adding a key player to its team with the hiring of Katie Chimelewski as director of safety and certification, a newly created position.  Most recently, she spent 13 years in a variety of safety leadership and advocacy roles at CSX in Jacksonville, Fla. She will be […]

Help NAPA track U.S. use of recycled materials, warm mix

  Input sought from all U.S. asphalt mix producers by April 1 for annual survey Lanham, MD — Every asphalt mix producer in the United States is asked to participate in the National Asphalt Pavement Association’s annual survey on the use of recycled materials and warm-mix asphalt. This survey is conducted by NAPA under a […]

Fourth edition of the Contractor’s Guide to Quality Concrete Construction is now available

FARMINGTON HILLS, MI – The American Concrete Institute (ACI), Farmington Hills, MI, and American Society of Concrete Contractors (ASCC), St. Louis, MO, announce the fourth edition of the best-selling Contractor’s Guide to Quality Concrete Construction is now available in printed and digital formats. The new guide provides up-to-date knowledge of quality concrete construction practices and was […]