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AGC: President’s Infrastructure Plan Should Serve as Impetus for Legislation to Improve Aging Public Works

AGC: President’s Infrastructure Plan Should Serve as Impetus for Legislation to Improve Aging Public Works

Construction Official Urges Congress to Act Quickly to Pass New Infrastructure Legislation Now that the President Has Outlined an Ambitious Plan to Invest $200 Billion…

NAHB Also Commends Trump Infrastructure Plan

NAHB Also Commends Trump Infrastructure Plan

The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) recently commended President Trump’s $1.5 trillion infrastructure plan to rebuild and revitalize the nation’s aging transportation network. “This…

AEM: Trump Infrastructure Plan Good Starting Point

AEM: Trump Infrastructure Plan Good Starting Point

The Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) President Dennis Slater issued the following statement following statement following the introduction of President Trump’s $1.5 trillion infrastructure plan:…

ABC Commends White House Infrastructure Plan’s Regulatory Streamlining, Workforce Development Expansion Goals

ABC Commends White House Infrastructure Plan’s Regulatory Streamlining, Workforce Development Expansion Goals

The Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) President and CEO Michael D. Bellaman issued the following statement on President Trump’s infrastructure proposal: “ABC applauds the president…

Keep an Eye on These 10 Infrastructure Trends in 2018

Keep an Eye on These 10 Infrastructure Trends in 2018

Following President Donald Trump’s State of the Union address, where he urged Congress to pass a $1.5 trillion infrastructure bill, the Association of Equipment Manufacturers…

AEM Poll: 81% Want Congress to Pass an Infrastructure Bill in 2018 (That Includes Us)

AEM Poll: 81% Want Congress to Pass an Infrastructure Bill in 2018 (That Includes Us)

Americans who watched President Trump’s State of the Union Address want action on infrastructure this year — and they want Democrats to help. According to…

Construction Spending Rises for Fifth Month in a Row in December, But Infrastructure Spending Lags

Construction Spending Rises for Fifth Month in a Row in December, But Infrastructure Spending Lags

Association Officials Urge Policy Makers to Boost Funding and Streamline Reviews for Highways and Other Transportation Modes, Drinking Water

ABC Applauds Infrastructure, Economic Initiatives in State of the Union Speech

ABC Applauds Infrastructure, Economic Initiatives in State of the Union Speech

The Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) President and CEO Michael D. Bellaman issued the following remarks on President Donald Trump’s State of the Union speech,…

Construction Spending Sets Record in Oct., But Infrastructure Lags 2016 Totals

Construction Spending Sets Record in Oct., But Infrastructure Lags 2016 Totals

Association Officials Urge Policy Makers to Boost Funding for Highways and Other Transportation Modes, Drinking Water and Wastewater Systems to Sustain Economic Growth, Public Safety…

ReBuild USA Launches Major Ohio Advertising Campaign Calling on Washington to Act on Infrastructure

ReBuild USA Launches Major Ohio Advertising Campaign Calling on Washington to Act on Infrastructure

ReBuild USA — a national nonpartisan organization – recently launched a major, statewide digital advertising campaign in Ohio to call on Congress to rebuild America…

AEM Releases Policy Recommendations on How to Make American Infrastructure Great Again

AEM Releases Policy Recommendations on How to Make American Infrastructure Great Again

The Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) recently released The U.S. Infrastructure Advantage, a report that outlines steps lawmakers should take to reclaim the country’s infrastructure…

It’s not just traditional infrastructure that requires investment, according to AIA survey

It’s not just traditional infrastructure that requires investment, according to AIA survey

A new survey by the American Institute of Architects (AIA) finds that a large majority of Americans (83 percent) consider public buildings — schools, libraries,…

Poll: Strong Bipartisan Support for Water Infrastructure Bill

Poll: Strong Bipartisan Support for Water Infrastructure Bill

In the final weeks of the lame-duck session, a national poll released Friday by the Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) found that voters strongly support…

Poll: Infrastructure Unites Voters in Divisive Election Year

Poll: Infrastructure Unites Voters in Divisive Election Year

Republicans and Democrats Both Want Federal Government to Improve U.S. Infrastructure With 90 days left before Election Day, a national poll recently released by the…

Why Are We Not Focusing on the Construction of Infrastructure?

Why Are We Not Focusing on the Construction of Infrastructure?

Water infrastructure, and more specifically the State Revolving Fund (SRF) program, is in a unique position of having almost no opposition. Everyone in America, in…

AEM Announces Dream Phase Winners in Infrastructure Competition Seeking New Ideas and Solutions

AEM Announces Dream Phase Winners in Infrastructure Competition Seeking New Ideas and Solutions

Crowd-sourced challenge selects five innovative concepts that reimagine U.S. infrastructure Today the Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) announced five winners in the “Dream” phase of…

AEM Launches Infrastructure Vision 2050 Challenge to Address $3.6 Trillion Infrastructure Problem

AEM Launches Infrastructure Vision 2050 Challenge to Address $3.6 Trillion Infrastructure Problem

The Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) recently announced the Infrastructure Vision 2050 Challenge — a three-phased, crowd-sourced competition to award a total of $150,000 in…

ASCE Updates Infrastructure Report Card Apps

ASCE Updates Infrastructure Report Card Apps

The American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) has released an update to its 2013 Report Card for America’s Infrastructure Android/iOS app for tablets and website…

From Infrastructure to Unemployment

The American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) just released its 2013 Report Card for America’s Infrastructure, a comprehensive assessment of the nation’s infrastructure across 16 sectors. Updated once every four years, this year’s report found that Ameri

Infrastructure 2012 Report Highlights Innovative Solutions at State, Regional and Local Level

Constrained public budgets and a growing recognition at the local level of the importance of infrastructure — combined with lack of action at the federal level — are causing states, regions and cities across the United States to seek innovative infras