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Congress Oks Highway Fund Money

Both houses of Congress approved $7 billion to keep the Highway Trust Fund solvent

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Vulcan Volume Off In Q2

Vulcan Materials Company made its second-quarter financial results public and is expecting improved conditions over the next year.<

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Cat Closes African Plant

Caterpillar will close its Boksburg, South Africa, manufacturing facility due to the global recession and to better align its global capacity with expected demand levels

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Conexpo-Con/Agg Wins Growth Award

Conexpo-Con/Agg, the international construction industries exposition, and the co-located International Fluid Power Exposition have been named to the Tradeshow Week Fastest 50 list for significant exhibit space growth of the 2008 events.

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Agc: Stimulus Spending Too Slow

The stimulus plan appears to be having little influence on construction companies' ability to expand payrolls to date according to a new industry analysis of the impact of the federal program's construction spending

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