Tell Congress to include liability protection for ready mixed concrete companies in COVID Relief Package!
TAKE ACTION NOW As Congress prepares to return to Washington and continue negotiating a COVID-19 relief package, it is critical that that package include liability protection for businesses in the ready mixed concrete and construction industry. As part of an essential industry, NRMCA members are working through the pandemic to provide the materials and services necessary to...
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SC DHEC Bureau of Air Quality Regulatory Update – 8/28/20
DHEC Bureau of Air Quality Regulatory Stakeholders, Notice of Proposed Rulemaking: 2019 End of Year Revisions – On August 28, 2020, the Department published a Notice of Proposed Regulation in the State Register, amending Regulation 61-62, Air Pollution Control Regulations and Standards.   The Department proposes amending R.61-62.60, South Carolina Designated Facility Plan and New Source...
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General Funds Survive COVID-19
General Funds Survive COVID-19 The SC Board of Economic Advisors (BEA) met Thursday afternoon. Before talking numbers, former SC House member, Alan Clemmons, was recognized as the newest member of the BEA. He was appointed to replace Howell Clyborne. The purpose of Thursday’s meeting was to receive an update on the impacts of COVID-19 on the state’s general...
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TAKE ACTION: Pass Federal Infrastructure Investment Now!
TAKE ACTION: Pass Federal Infrastructure Investment Now! July 20, 2020   Despite strong bipartisan support for transportation reauthorization and investment in America’s infrastructure, we are approaching the September 30 deadline without a surface transportation bill. CLICK HERE TO URGE FEDERAL INFRASTRUCTURE INVESTMENT However, progress is being made. Last year, the Senate passed surface reauthorization legislation...
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Modifications to Table 1000-1 – Slump Requirements for Concrete
  STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION  ROY COOPER J. ERIC BOYETTE  GOVERNOR SECRETARY  DATE: July 20, 2020  TO: Division Engineers  FROM: Todd W. Whittington, PE State Materials Engineer  SUBJECT: Modifications to Table 1000-1 – Slump Requirements for Concrete    To improve workability, finishing, and concrete consolidation in structures with congested steel designs, the allowable...
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