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TRIP Report Assails Condition of Ohio’s Infrastructure

A new report finds that 26 percent of Ohio’s major roads are in need of repair, 24 percent of its bridges are structurally deficient or functionally obsolete, 45 percent of the state’s urban highways are congested, and Ohio's rural traffic fatality rate is nearly four and a half times that of all other roads in the state.

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Drysdale Joins NSSGA as Vice President for Occupational and Environmental Health

Dale T. Drysdale joins the National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association (NSSGA) this month as vice president for occupational and environmental health, becoming the newest member of the association's Environment, Safety & Health Division.

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WorldWide Electric Teams with Hyundai Heavy Industries

WorldWide Electric announced that they have reached a long-term agreement with Hyundai Heavy Industries to be the exclusive master distributor and representative for Hyundai’s low-voltage electric motor line for North America.

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Web Resource Highlights Economic Impact of Transportation Investment

With a new multi-year highway/transit authorization bill languishing in Congress, the American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) has rolled out a new interactive website full of information about the job creation impacts of federal transportation investment on the national and state economies.

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Granite Construction Wins Environmental Award

The National Stone, Sand and Gravel Association (NSSGA) honored Granite Construction Co.’s Indio, Calif., hot mix asphalt and aggregate plant as one of its six Gold Award Environmental Excellence winners. Additional winners included operations in Powhatan, Va.; Dupont, Wash.; Willard, Mo.; Huntsville, Ala.; and Tuscumbia, Ala.

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