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Funding Methods Temper Enthusiam For Obama's $50 Billion Infrastructure Plan

Construction interests welcomed a major transportation infrastructure investment proposal President Obama outlined on Labor Day in Milwaukee, yet question how it might be funded—through budget offsets or additional deficit spending—and if it is a stand-alone measure or part of a prospective authorization succeeding the (2004-2009) SAFETEA highway legislation

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Asr Diagnosis, Mitigation Report Completes Fhwa Series

The FHWA’s second of a two-part Alkali-Silica Reactivity focus, “Report on the Diagnosis, Prognosis, and Mitigation of Alkali-Silica Reaction (ASR) in Transportation Structures (FHWA Report No. FHWA-HIF-09-004),” assists state departments of transportation and other agencies in contending with a deleterious process in concrete structures

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Environmental Stoneworks Adds Utah Producer, Installer Canyon

Environmental Stoneworks is eyeing stronger Southwest region and West Coast market presence through the acquisition of Canyon Stone and Installation, which operates a St. George, Utah, veneer stone plant and offers turnkey services throughout Utah and parts of Idaho and Nevada

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