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LaHood: 'I will not serve a second term'

Tina Grady Barbaccia - Jan 29, 2013

U.S. Secretary of Transportation Ray LaHood has told President Obama that he will not serve a second term in his position. This announcement comes exactly one week after saying he would stay. LaHood was the only Republican left in the ...

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Indiana DOT awarded $17.99 million contract

Tina Grady Barbaccia - Jan 22, 2013

The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) has been awarded a contract to replace the State Road 152 bridge (Nine Span bridge) over the railroad yards. Dunnet Bay Construction of Glendale Heights, Ill., is demolishing the old structure and building the new ...

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Online equipment sales platform launched by Ritchie Bros.

Tina Grady Barbaccia - Jan 22, 2013

Online equipment sales platform launched by Ritchie Bros.

Vancouver, B.C.-based Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers has gone online with its equipment sales. Already a major player in equipment sales as the world's largest seller of used industrial equipment as an auctioneer, the company on Jan. 22 announced the initial release Ritchie ...

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N.J. DOT commissioner will make ‘significant announcement’ on $1B Pulaski Skyway rehab project

Tina Grady Barbaccia - Jan 09, 2013

New Jersey Department of Transportation (N.J. DOT) Commissioner James S. Simpson is planning to make a “significant announcement” tomorrow regarding the $1 billion Pulaski Skyway rehabilitation project, according to a news alert sent out today from the N.J. DOT. The project, ...

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New Dynapac compact planer PL350TD is specifically designed for flush milling of manhole covers

Tina Grady Barbaccia - Nov 27, 2012

New Dynapac compact planer PL350TD is specifically designed for flush milling of manhole covers

The Dynapac PL350TD compact planer is equipped with a Cummins B 3.3 engine and 60 hp motor power. It mills 13.8 inches wide to a depth of 3.9 inches with a cutting diameter of 20.5 inches and is well suited ...

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Black Friday deals mark increases in intersection crashes; I rollerskated through the day

Tina Grady Barbaccia - Nov 26, 2012

Black Friday deals mark increases in intersection crashes; I rollerskated through the day

Where were you on Black Friday (or late Thanksgiving evening)? Did you rush out to try to get the best deals or were you caught up in the shopping craziness? This unofficial kickoff of the holiday shopping season is also ...

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Dynapac upgrades SAD2500CS high-density asphalt paver

Tina Grady Barbaccia - Nov 14, 2012

Dynapac upgrades SAD2500CS high-density asphalt paver

  Dynapac's upgraded SD2500CS high-density asphalt paver is powered by an interim Tier 4 certified Cummins QSB 6.7 water-cooled turbo-diesel engine rated for 200 horsepower at 2,200 rpm. The machine was originally introduced in Europe in 2011. The model's "infinitely variable eco mode" ...

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Applauding coming together in times of need but appalled at union bureacracy turning away volunteers crews

Tina Grady Barbaccia - Nov 02, 2012

Applauding coming together in times of need but appalled at union bureacracy turning away volunteers crews

It's so great to see the construction industry help others in a time of need. After the tornado in Joplin, Mo., last year, several manufacturers lent equipment. When Hurricane Katrina hit Louisiana back in 2005, it was the deadliest and most ...

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Q3 GDP: U.S. economic growth is 'slow but not slowing'

Tina Grady Barbaccia - Oct 29, 2012

Q3 GDP: U.S. economic growth is 'slow but not slowing'

The U.S. economy may be sluggish, but Oct. 26 from the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis reported 2.0 percent growth in real gross domestic product for the third quarter of 2012. This means that U.S. economic growth is slow but not ...

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Michael F. Donnino elected to ARTBA's executive committee

Staff Report - Sep 19, 2012

The American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) named Granite Construction Inc. Senior Vice President Michael F. Donnino as an executive committee officer for organization. Granite has been an ARTBA member since 1982. "We're very pleased that Mike is joining the ARTBA ...

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Tier 4: Will tough regulations make construction equipment resale a quarantine market?

Tina Grady Barbaccia - Sep 07, 2012

Tier 4: Will tough regulations make construction equipment resale a quarantine market?

There has been much ado about the Tier 4 final regulations that are coming down coming the pike and what it is going to mean for the used construction equipment market.  With Tier 4 interim standards currently in effect, there ...

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Illinois DOT suspending non-emergency road construction this weekend

Tina Grady Barbaccia - Aug 31, 2012

The Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) is suspending non-emergency road construction where possible to reduce congestion and improve traffic flow because of the high volume of travel expected this Labor Day weekend. IDOT also provided advance notice of lane closures that ...

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