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Getting the Show on the Road

RFTR AEM 150April 11, 2016 – Indiana’s East-West Toll Road is set to receive a $200 million makeover. According to the Indiana Department of Transportation, it is to be the largest project undertaken by the toll road since its original construction in 1954.

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Jobs, Jobs, Jobs

RFTR JOBS 150March 28, 2016 – The National Stone, Sand and Gravel Association (NSSGA) unveiled a new resource to address the growing aggregates industry workforce shortage during the 2016 Annual Convention and AGG1 Academy & Expo. NSSGA’s Jobs Board, at http://jobs.nssga.org, is designed to allow aggregates operations to highlight the good-paying, highly-skilled jobs available around the country.

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Navy SEAL Inspires Young Leaders

RFTR USSEAL 150March 22, 2016 – Former U.S. Navy SEAL Curt Cronin imparted leadership advice and lessons to the National Stone, Sand and Gravel Association's (NSSGA) Young Leaders at the group's annual luncheon, sponsored by Rock Products.

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A Good App-ortunity

RFTR NSSGA 150March 15, 2016 – With so many events at NSSGA’s 2016 Annual Convention and AGG1 Academy & Expo, attendees need a tool to help organize it all.

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Construction Equipment Exports Decline

RFTR EQUIP 150March 2, 2016 – Exports of U.S.-made construction equipment ended 2015 with a 19-percent decline compared to the previous year for a total $13.9 billion shipped worldwide. All world regions experienced declines, led by Africa and South America, according to the Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM), citing U.S. Department of Commerce data it uses in global market reports for members.

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