The construction industry added 29,000 jobs in February pushing the unemployment rate down to 10.6%, but construction costs were up 2.9% for the same period; plus more industry news on the March 19, 2015, edition of Construction News Tracker
Improper assembly and securing of scaffolding and lack of a written respiratory protection program for exposure to silica while restoring concrete resulted in $119,000 in OSHA fines for Maxim Construction Group Corp.
Construction workers inside a sushi restaurant at 121 Second Ave. in New York's East Village allegedly accidentally hit a gas line which caused an explosion that injured 25 people, created a massive fire and caused the collapse of three buildings. Four...
As part of the trade show INTERMAT 2015, World of Concrete Europe will be offering an extensive range of educational seminars and workshops from April 21-24, 2015, highlighting the technical innovations and processes to help contractors.
STAFDA manufacturers who are either developing a new product or plan to have a new product ready to launch later this year, will be invited to have their product reviewed by three Sharks from the hit ABC show "Shark Tank" during the General Session.
Robin Roberts, Senior Vice President-Sales, Protective Industrial Products Inc. (PIP), Latham, N.Y. will present the Associate (Manufacturer) State-of-the-Industry Address at STAFDA's upcoming Phoenix Convention and Trade Show in November.
Dozen's Tier 4 Final DX140LC-5 and DX140LCR-5, which replace the dash-3 models, are designed for long life with extra-sturdy frame and reinforced superstructure as well as permanently sealed and lubricated track links
Dressta's TD9 compact hydrostatic crawler dozer is the first of three new models which have been developed to be highly responsive to the operator with hydraulic controls tuned to perform seamlessly at the operator's command for fatigue-free usage
At the recent National Asphalt Pavement Association (NAPA) Annual Meeting in Marco Island, FL, several construction companies received the Larry H. Lemon Quality in Construction Award, sponsored by Asphalt Contractor. These award winners have the...
Trimble's Tracker RFID System construction asset location tracking uses ThingMagic RFID technology.
Combines ThingMagic RFID technology, GPS and telematics to provide a complete, integrated solution for asset tracking, seamlessly connecting the...