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    Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) Chief Economist Anirban Basu, American Institute of Architects (AIA) Chief Economist Kermit Baker and National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) Chief Economist David Crowe provided a collaborative economic forecast today combining their expert economic...

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    Value engineering three major components – treatment, pipeline, and pumping – wrings inefficiencies from water project and holds the line on future rate increases.

  • Efficient pipe placement

    Colorado Springs Utilities (CSU) trimmed costs when installing 50 miles of steel pipeline by implementing a time-saving, joint-sealing method.

  • Highway Trust Fund Crisis

    Fifty-three years ago, President John F. Kennedy saw a threat to the nation's future economic growth and security and grabbed the reins of leadership.

  • Remote control total surveying stations

    One of these two fully robotic units is designed for long-distance measurement, the other for high-accuracy survey and construction projects.

  • Calculate construction emissions

    Web-based comparison tool calculates the emissions of each construction approach based on project data entered by the user.

  • APWA Products

    If you didn't attend the APWA International Public Works Congress & Exposition, here are products from many of the exhibitors.

  • Service helps green product selection

    If your organization has a mandate to start choosing more environmentally friendly products and services, consider an HGACBuy membership.

  • Heavy-duty tractors make light work of tough jobs

    The reworked cab features a more ergonomic instrument panel and high-visibility roof panel.

  • 18 public works professionals receive inspection credential

    This American Public Works Association’s certification improves the effectiveness of those responsible for ensuring that infrastructure construction and materials comply with specifications.