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ARTBA Outlines Regulatory Reforms to Help Transportation

More than 20 federal regulations and other policy actions are affecting, and in some cases, hindering the ability to complete transportation improvement projects efficiently, safely, in a timely manner and in the best interests of U.S. taxpayers, according to a comprehensive new report from the American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA).

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Southern Tank Transport Acquires R.O. Harrell

Southern Tank Transport of Holly Hill, S.C., announced the acquisition of R.O. Harrell Inc. The sale of R.O. Harrell  to new owners, the Lemon and Horton families – represented by Brian and Shawna Lemon and Dan and Niki Horton – was announced at the company’s headquarters by R.O. “Rick” Harrell.

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EPA Earmarks $1 Billion for Water Infrastructure Projects

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced the availability of approximately $1 billion in credit assistance for water infrastructure projects under the new Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (WIFIA) program.

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MSHA Serious Accident Alert

The Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) has issued the following Metal/Nonmetal Serious Accident Alert.

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