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  • Construction Employment Increases in 223 Metro Areas

    As employment grows, 25 percent of firms report labor shortages are forcing them to turn down work according to a new survey conducted by SmartBrief,

  • U.S. Concrete Buys Texas Producers

    Ingram Concrete, a unit of U.S. Concrete, has acquired City Concrete in Wichita Falls and Pitts Ready Mix of Burkburnett. Three concrete plants and 24 ready-mixed concrete trucks were purchased.

  • Insteel Industries To Acquire Prestressed Concrete Strand Business Of American Spring Wire

    Insteel Industries, Inc. announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Insteel Wire Products Company as entered into an Asset Purchase Agreement to acquire substantially all of the assets associated with the prestressed concrete strand business of American Spring Wire Corporation for a purchase price...

  • Big Dog! Texas Dealer has World's Largest Mack Pylon Sign

    Valley Truck Centers’ new 40,000 square-foot facility also features the world’s largest Mack Trucks pylon, measuring in at 17 feet, 2 inches tall and 29 feet 6 inches wide.

  • Heldenfels Hires Exec, Promotes Another

    Texas precast producer Heldenfels Enterprises hires a new vice president and promotes another to director of plant operations who will oversee all plant production operations.

  • CRC/ICHC Announces Speakers for Crane Safety Conference

    The Crane & Rigging Conference and Industrial Crane & Hoist Conference will offer a full schedule of education at the 2014 event.

  • CIM Brings in Record Breaking Auction

    The CIM program raised more than $810,000 in gross revenue at its ninth annual auction.

  • Cement Truck Flips Over, Crashes Into Minivan

    From a driver's perspective, nothing is scarier than a large, out-of-control truck barreling straight at your vehicle. On Tuesday, a professor at Texas A&M experienced that fear, and he has the dash cam footage to prove it.

  • On Camera

    EarthCam launched its new ConstructionCamTV – a 24-hour “TV channel” devoted to a global network of live construction cameras. Just imagine watching not only your work, but your competitor’s as well!

  • EPA Honors Winners of 2013 Campus RainWorks Challenge

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced the four winners of its second annual Campus RainWorks Challenge, a design challenge created to engage college and university students in reinventing our water infrastructure and developing innovative green infrastructure systems to reduce...