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Double-Digit Inflation Pervades Construction

Surging prices for diesel fuel, asphalt, steel and other materials are clobbering construction budgets, notes Associated General Contractors of America

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Caterpillar-Navistar Alliance Nets Cat-Branded Heavy Duty Truck, Engine Design Synergy

A recently penned Memorandum of Understanding will see Caterpillar Inc. and Navistar International Corp. pursue global on-highway truck business opportunities, including development of a North American severe-service construction model, and cooperate on a variety of engine platforms

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New York Producers, Teamsters Locals Settle Strikes

More than 500 New York City and Albany, N.Y., mixer truck drivers returned to work in mid-July after strikes that began the first of the month, a day after contracts expired

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Icpi Relocates Headquarters In Self-Management Transition

The Interlocking Concrete Pavement Institute opened new headquarters in northern Virginia last month, marking a switch to self-management following 10 years under Washington, D.C.-based association manager Bostrom Corp

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