July New-Home Sales Fall, Starts Up

Sales of newly built, single-family homes declined 12.4% to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 276,000 units in July, according to data released by the U.S. Commerce Department

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Jcb Backhoe Sets Record, Raises Money

JCB's 3CX Backhoe Loader has earned a world record by completing a 26-day, 3,185-mile road trip across America

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Feds Pledge $25 Million To Rebuild Gulf Coast

The Department of Homeland Security and the Federal Emergency Management Agency will provide more than $25 million for newly approved Gulf Coast rebuilding projects to assist communities as they continue to recover from Hurricanes Katrina and Rita

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Asian Construction Tradeshows Growing

Exhibit space for next year's construction equipment show BC India is sold out despite an expanded exhibition area. The International Federation of Asian and Western Pacific Contractors’ Association is the latest organization to lend its support of the show

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Nssga Offers Economic Impact Tool

The National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association has developed an electronic Economic Impact Sustainability Tool to estimate an individual operation's contribution to the local community

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