Granite Construction Awarded $106M Project In Utah

Granite Construction's Copper Hills Constructors joint-venture team has been awarded a $106 million construction management/general contractor contract by the Utah Department of Transportation

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Artba Urges Pay-As-You-Go System

On June 30, American Road & Transportation Builders Association testified before the National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform

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Judge Rejects Msha'S Claim For Immediately Reportable Injury

One significant provision of the 2006 MINER Act specifies that the Mine Safety and Health Administration must be notified within 15 minutes of learning

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Mine Safety Legislation Coming

House and Senate Democrats unveiled a mine safety reform bill on June 29. A House Education and Labor Committee hearing is likely to be scheduled after the July 4 recess, the National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association reports

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Coal-Mine Tragedy Puts Enforcement Model On Trial

The Upper Big Branch tragedy has put on trial the classic command-and-control enforcement model for advancing mine safety. The Mine Act of 1977 made mines

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