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LaHood Announces $417.3 Million in Grants for State Highway Projects

U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood announced $417.3 million in grants to fund an array of efforts ranging from interstate maintenance to research into innovative bridge materials and construction methods.

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HNTB Survey: Americans Looking for Solutions to Congestion

According to the latest America THINKS survey from HNTB Corp., people are fed up with congested, crumbling roads and are looking for decisions from local and regional officials about how to prioritize fixing them.

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White House Announces Oil Savings Standards for Heavy Duty Trucks, Buses

President Obama will meet with industry officials to discuss the first-of-their-kind fuel efficiency and greenhouse gas pollution standards for work trucks, buses and other heavy duty vehicles, and to thank them for their leadership in finalizing a successful national program for these vehicles.

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Virginia Aggregate Producers Receive Awards

A program in Virginia rewards companies who apply innovative techniques to reclaim land following mining activities and who set the bar high with their safety and community outreach programs.

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KPI-JCI, Astec Mobile Screens Name New Dealer

KPI-JCI and Astec Mobile Screens named Astec AggReCon West as the newest member of its United States dealer network. The company, headquartered in Eugene, Ore., brings a strong background in the aggregate and mining industries as it begins marketing the KPI-JCI and Astec Mobile Screens product lines in Washington, Oregon, Hawaii and Alaska.

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