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The Most Famous Abandoned Quarry in America

By Mark S. Kuhar

What is the most famous abandoned quarry in the United States? You could argue it is the Bellwood Quarry in northwest Atlanta, a former Vulcan Materials site.

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Mine Act Clear on Commission’s Role in Settlements

By Ellen Smith

In a unanimous decision on Aug. 25, 2016, the Review Commission held that it has the exclusive authority to oversee settlements of contested penalty cases, based on the “very clear” language of Sect. 110(k) of the Mine Act. 

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Just Say Yes

We Get So Much ‘No!’ In Our Daily Lives, Your Crews Might Just Appreciate A Different Perspective.

By Randy K. Logsdon

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July Construction Starts Slip 2 Percent

Overall Starts and Highway Construction Down; Nonresidential and Residential Starts Up.

By Mark S. Kuhar

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ARTBA Challenges FHWA Greenhouse Gas Proposal

The American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) challenged the Federal Highway Administration’s (FHWA) proposal to measure greenhouse gas emissions from new transportation projects.

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