JCB is replacing 8 skidsteers and compact track loader models with eighteen "New Generation" skidsteers that are manufactured in the plant their Savannah, Ga., North American headquarters. Read more ….
The AGC called Congress to act on issues to increase construction employment. “Washington’s failure to pass long-delayed infrastructure bills, set annual tax rates or address costly red tape and regulations is undermining any benefits that came from the stimulus,” says Stephen Sandherr, the association’s CEO. “Our worry is that Washington’s failures will make a bad… Read more »
The poor quality of the U.S. transportation roadway system may be harming U.S. business and having a bigger negative impact on the economy, highlighting the need according to new research, ….read more
According to a new report, the federal stimulus act of 2009 paid for 61,000 jobs in Florida in the third quarter of 2010, the most of any state in the country. The federal report on stimulus spending says Florida now has spent $4.3 billion of the $11 billion in stimulus money awarded to it. In… Read more »
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Garland County Arkansas, crane falls and operator dies In Garland County the sheriff said the operator of a crane at a water-treatment plant is dead after the crane collapsed. Authorities said the man killed, who has not been named by officials, was using the crane to load material into a basin at the Ouachita Water… Read more »
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October 14, 2010 A 200-tonne industrial crane fell onto a street in Saint John on Friday, smashing through a fence and sending the crane operator to hospital. The accident happened at about 9 a.m. at a construction site near the waterfront. Diesel fuel and hydraulic fluid leaked out of the large yellow machine, which had… Read more »
Overview The Library of Congress National Digital Library Program (NDLP) is assembling a digital library of reproductions of primary source materials to support the study of the history and culture of the United States. Begun in 1995 after a five-year pilot project, the program began digitizing selected collections of Library of Congress archival materials that… Read more »