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Artba Economist Warns Against Funding Delay

The nation’s leading transportation construction industry economist says the Obama administration’s proposal to delay congressional enactment of a new, six-year federal surface transportation program investment bill

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Volvo Sales Slide In Q2

Sharply lower global demand for construction equipment resulted in a weak second quarter of 2009 for Volvo Construction Equipment, with sales down 45%.<

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Housing Starts And Permits Up In June

Nationwide housing starts and permits posted substantial gains in June as home builders responded to improved market conditions and the impending expiration of the first-time buyer tax credit, according to

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State Dots: Recovery Funds Putting Thousands To Work

Directors of state departments of transportation from more than a dozen states described at a news conference the rapid pace of delivering jobs and highway projects to bolster the nation's economic recovery

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Transportation Bill Delay Gaining Speed

According to the National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association, the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works approved an 18-month extension of the current surface transportation law through March 2011 on a vote of 18 to 1

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