New Transit Gets $293 Million

A $293 million investment announced by U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood means that residents in dozens of communities nationwide will see major transit improvements, including new streetcars, buses and transit facilities

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House Oks Faa Funding

The House approved by voice vote and sent to the Senate an extension of funding and taxing authority for federal aviation programs through Aug. 1. The existing extension was scheduled to expire July 3

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Blue Mountain Hits Safety Milestone

Profile Products’s Blue Mountain manufacturing plant employees celebrated 750,000 consecutive hours without a lost-time accident, a streak that began March 7, 2002

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Study: Drywall Demand To Grow 8.4%

The Freedonia Group is forecasting that global demand for drywall will grow 8.4% per year through 2014 to 10.7 billion square meters, a significant improvement over the 2004-2009 rate of growth

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Vulcan Calif. Mine Plans Approved

Vulcan Materials Company, Western Division was granted approval by the Azusa, Calif., city council for its revised conditional use permit, reclamation plan and development agreement for Azusa Rock

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