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 »

Studies Prove that Digital Tools and Proper Planning Will Make Projects Safer, More Profitable

Industry experts believe that the use of digital tools in construction design and planning will increase by at least 50% over the next two years thus significantly improving workplace safety and project profitability. “Proper preparation and planning prevents piss poor performance.” This age-old, attention-grabbing quote straddles the line of good taste, but the meaning behind… Read more »

Digging In: NAHETS Heavy Equipment Executive Insights

Welcome to the newest addition to the NAHETS blog. As trainers, we have a continual thirst for knowledge and a compulsion to share what we learn. With that in mind, this is the first column in a new series that will highlight industry trends, the latest in training methods, and anything else we find of… Read more »

Premiere Heavy Equipment, Construction and Machinery Show Coming to Las Vegas in March 2014

More than 130,000 attendees and 2,400 companies representing the heavy equipment, machinery and construction industries will descend on Las Vegas, Nevada, March 4-8, 2014, for the CONEXPO-CON/AGG show. The show will encompass a record-setting 2.3 million net square feet of indoor and outdoor exhibit space, but organizers believe that despite the enormity of the event,… Read more »

California College to Sponsor Career Fair for Military Veterans

The Northern California College of Construction (NCCC) is sponsoring a career fair in partnership with Hire A Patriot, a 501©3 nonprofit. The Military & Veteran Employment, Education & Resource Event will be held on Wednesday, January 15, 2014 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the University Plaza Waterfront Hotel, 110 West Fremont Street, Stockton,… Read more »