Tag: infrastructure

Some aggregate industry leaders see a potential end to the journey of securing adequate infrastructure funding. Photo iStock.com/undefined

Coming together on our crumbling infrastructure

May 24, 2019By

The long road to secure adequate funding for our nation’s roads and bridges stretches on, but some industry leaders see a potential end in sight.

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NSSGA’s Johnson writes Trump urging action on infrastructure

May 22, 2019By

Michael Johnson, president and CEO of the National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association (NSSGA), reached out to President Trump and congressional leaders encouraging them to take the next steps on a critical industry issue.

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Trump, congressional leadership agree on infrastructure bill dollar figure

May 1, 2019By

An infrastructure bill totaling $2 trillion will be pursued, but both sides still need to determine how to pay for improvements to the nation’s roads, bridges and more.

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Potential momentum on infrastructure bill this week

April 29, 2019By

President Donald Trump plans to meet Tuesday with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer to discuss the prospects for infrastructure legislation.

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PCA expects cement consumption to slow in 2019

March 26, 2019By

The pace of cement consumption growth is expected to soften each year through 2021, the Portland Cement Association reports.

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NSSGA appoints VP of government, regulatory affairs

March 25, 2019By

The National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association promoted Michele Stanley to vice president of government and regulatory affairs.

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Recycled plastic, seen here being added to asphalt mix, could pave the way into the future. Photo courtesy of Volvo CE

The road of the future

March 11, 2019By

Huge advancements were made in automobiles over the last 50 years, but roads around the world remain largely the same. Might this soon change?

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Convention notebook: Infrastructure, seat belt safety drive discussion

February 12, 2019By

Infrastructure legislation and seat belt safety were two topics that emerged during the NSSGA Annual Convention in Indianapolis.

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