Category Archives: Association News and Events

World of Asphalt 2019 & APAI to showcase industry careers to students

MILWAUKEE – World of Asphalt 2019 is joining forces with the Asphalt Pavement Association of Indiana (APAI) to host hundreds of FFA students during a special #Ag2Asphalt Day Feb. 14 designed to connect students with exhibitors and learn about rewarding career opportunities in the asphalt industry. The 2019 World of Asphalt Show & Conference will […]

ACI Foundation’s Strategic Development Council is sponsoring Concrete Start-up Zone at WOC

The ACI Foundation’s Strategic Development Council (SDC) is sponsoring the Concrete Start-Up Zone at World of Concrete, Jan. 22-25, 2019, at the Las Vegas Convention Center. Participants will present technologies, equipment, and materials that have yet to be commercially introduced into the market. The Concrete Start-up Zone exemplifies SDC’s support of innovation and technology that […]

American Concrete Institute opens new Middle East regional office In Dubai, UAE

FARMINGTON HILLS, MI — The American Concrete Institute (ACI) announces the opening of its regional office in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. The grand opening celebration on January 6, 2019, marked the Institute’s first physical presence outside of the United States since its inception in 1904. The Middle East Regional Office, headed by Ahmad Mhanna, ACI’s […]

Construction employment rises to close out 2018, says ABC

According to an Associated Builders and Contractors analysis of data released by today the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, construction employment expanded by 38,000 net new jobs in December. Across the industry, employment is up by 280,000 year-over-year, an increase of 4.0 percent. Nonresidential employment grew by 35,800 net new positions over the previous month, […]

Bradford Construction’s founder and president Sandra Wilkin number 87 on City & State New York’s NY Women’s Power 100

NEW YORK, NY – Bradford Construction’s founder and president Sandra Wilkin was honored as one of City & State New York’s NY Women’s Power 100 at a networking reception Wednesday, Nov. 14 at the New York Academy of Sciences. This is the inaugural list of New York Women’s Power 100 for the publication, which has […]