Category Archives: Association News and Events

Erector, safety company, and fabricator join Ironworker Training Network

Erector, safety company, and fabricator join Ironworker Training Network

The Steel Erectors Association of America announces that three additional companies have joined the nationwide network of SEAA/NCCER Ironworker Training Units and Assessment Sites. They are ASPE-South LLC of North Carolina, Trivent Safety Consultants of Colorado, and Monterey Structural Steel Inc., of California. In addition, Deem Structural of Texas and CSE Inc. of Virginia, which […]

AEM welcomes new directors to Ag and CE sector boards

AEM welcomes new directors to Ag and CE sector boards

Wacker Neuson’s Johannes Schulze Vohren has been elected to the AEM CE Sector Board, while DISTek Integration Inc.’s Jeremy Yoder was recently named to the association’s Ag Sector Board. Both will fill unexpired terms. “We welcome Johannes and Jeremy and want to publicly thank them and their companies for their support of the Association and […]

Your comments needed to fix the WOTUS Rule

Your comments needed to fix the WOTUS Rule

NSSGA NSSGA needs you to send comments to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to support the replacement of the unlawful  2015 Waters of the U.S. (WOTUS) Rule. NSSGA and member companies opposed the 2015 WOTUS rule that would have allowed the federal government to regulate waters that have little or no connection to flowing […]

DSC senior vice president, receives award at NSSGA 2019 convention

DSC senior vice president, receives  award at NSSGA 2019 convention

RESERVE, LA – William J. “Bill” Wetta, senior vice president of product development & CTO of DSC Dredge, LLC was awarded the Barry K. Wendt Commitment Award during National Stone Sand and Gravel Association’s annual convention in Indianapolis, IN held February 10 – 13, 2019. The NSSGA established the Wendt award more than two decades […]

Jobs decline in construction sector for the first time in more than two years, says ABC

Jobs decline in construction sector for the first time in more than two years, says ABC

WASHINGTON, DC —According to an analysis by the Associated Builders and Contractors of data released on March 8, by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the construction industry lost 31,000 net new jobs in February. Overall, nonresidential employment decreased by 20,400 net new positions compared to January, with losses split between nonresidential building (-3,000), heavy and […]