Tag: infrastructure investment

Smaller bolt-on transactions and a dearth of larger transactions dominated industry M&A in 2019. Photo: PQ Staff

Economic factors to consider in the new year, decade

February 21, 2020By and

Slow growth has replaced volatile, but robust, economic expansion in the United States. The market for construction materials in 2020 will be complex.

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The forecast for public works construction remains positive, especially when compared to other construction segments. Photo: iStock.com/Jens_Lambert_Photography

Strong public support for infrastructure investment continues

December 2, 2019By

Voters approved nearly 90 percent of transportation investment ballot measures this year, the American Road & Transportation Builders Association reports.

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Poll: Infrastructure investments will improve economy

August 16, 2017By

A majority of Americans living believe that investing in infrastructure will improve the U.S. economy, according to a recent poll.

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Senate drafts bill to spur infrastructure growth

May 18, 2017By

The legislation would leverage private-sector dollars through a new investment bank to upgrade the nation’s infrastructure.

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15 states awarded grants for infrastructure projects

September 12, 2016By

Federal grants were awarded for 18 transportation projects.

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Republican officials highlight need for infrastructure investments

Republican officials highlight need for infrastructure investments

July 25, 2016By

Republican elected officials from across the nation explained how infrastructure investments have fueled growth in their local economies.

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Clinton proposes infrastructure investment if elected

November 30, 2015By

At an event marking the launch of her “Hard Hats for Hillary” campaign, Hillary Clinton revealed a plan […]

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