NC & SC Legislative Updates – May 2018
NC & SC Legislative Updates – May 2018 NC Updates: Short Session will be starting with a bang on Wednesday, May 16th with tens of thousands of teachers forecasted to converge at the legislative building.  The high profile nature of this session has had the budget leaders working hard several weeks before session starts so that the...
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NC & SC Legislative Updates – April 2018
Checkout our NC & SC Legislative Updates for April: North Carolina Updates The short session starts May 16th at noon and study commissions, which have been meeting in the interim, are now approving their final reports, recommending bills for consideration in the short session. In an attempt try to adjourn session by June 30th, budget meetings have started...
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Guest Post: We Need to Rethink the BUSINESS of Student Housing
We Need to Rethink the BUSINESS of Student Housing By: Derek A. Hodgin, PE, RBEC, CCCA President Construction Science and Engineering, Inc. Many college students are currently living in recently constructed mid-rise wood frame buildings that are intended to meet minimum building code requirements, to be reasonably safe and durable. The mid-rise wood-frame student housing...
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BWS: Value & Innovation Seminars Rescheduled for March 21 & 22
CRMCA Members are invited to join us in either Charlotte, NC or Greenville, SC for our BWS: Value & Innovation Seminars in March, 2018.   Build with Strength is educating the building and design communities and policy makers on the benefits of ready mixed concrete, and encouraging its use as the building material of choice for...
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Electronic Logging Device mandate draws near
Reprinted from Concrete Products Published: Monday, 27 November 2017 09:27 Written by Concrete News The two-year window given by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) is coming to a close and it’s time for construction material companies and drivers to embrace compliance with the new Electronic Logging Device (ELD) mandate. Even though the official date is...
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