Construction Industry Coalition Pledges to Hire 100,000 Military Veterans

A recent, monumental announcement was made by a large coalition of construction employers and associations to hire 100,000 military veterans over the next five years. The executives of the National Association of Heavy Equipment Training Services (NAHETS) applaud this announcement and are intrigued by what it means for the industry. The announcement was made at… Read more »

Training the Trainer Could Be Your Company’s Best Move of the Year

What would it be worth to a company to have a management and training staff that is certified by a sanctioned and respected organization like the National Association of Heavy Equipment Training Services (NAHETS)? It’s arguably so valuable that there is no way to completely measure the positive impact. But the fact is when a… Read more »

2014 Heavy Mobile Equipment Market to Show Continued Improvement

The Great American Group (OTCBB: GAMR) is reporting that the construction and heavy mobile equipment market will show another gain this year just as the sector did in 2013. Great American Group analysts believe that the expansion of domestic oil and gas operations in addition to rebounds in the commercial construction sector will drive the… Read more »

Major Pipeline Project in Massachusetts Could Mean Thousands of Jobs

Here at the National Association of Heavy Equipment Training Services (NAHETS), we love to hear about pending major construction projects. Any new project means jobs, and that means the need for training. So we are excited with the recent news that Tennessee Gas Pipeline Co. is in the planning stages of a 250-mile pipeline through… Read more »

CONEXPO-CON/AGG Executives Are Construction Training Specialists after Our Own Heart

The upcoming CONEXPO-CON/AGG Show in Las Vegas is of monumental importance to the entire construction industry. We, the National Association of Heavy Equipment Training Services Association, are definitely biased when it comes to any topic that promotes the importance of preparation and training. That is why we applaud the executives at CONEXPO-CON/AGG who continue to… Read more »