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Highway Work Zone Safety Survey Shows Worrisome Trends

An Associated General Contractors of America (AGC)-HCSS survey was conducted with 538 member companies participating with results that show accidents in highway construction work zones remain a major problem, with some indicators worsening in the past year.

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Friday, May 27, 2022/Author: Cheryl/Number of views (636)/Comments (0)/
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Asphalt Pavement Now Eligible for Federal Funding to Reduce Carbon

The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) released its Carbon Reduction Program (CRP) Implementation Guidance, unlocking $6.4 billion in formula funding over five years to help states and localities develop carbon reduction strategies. While the CRP was established in the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (IIJA)of 2021, also known as the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law (BIL), NAPA sought inclusion of paving activities by highlighting asphalt pavement's many climate-friendly technologies, to help states and localities meet their climate goals.

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Monday, May 02, 2022/Author: Cheryl/Number of views (738)/Comments (0)/
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U. S. Department of Labor to Survey Wage Rates for WV Highway Work

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Wage and Hour Division has announced its Davis-Bacon Wage Survey Plan set to begin in 2022. Construction workers working on Davis-Bacon and related Acts (DBRA) covered contracts must be paid prevailing wages, which are determined by surveys of wages paid on construction projects underway or recently completed within a geographic area.

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Monday, April 25, 2022/Author: Cheryl/Number of views (614)/Comments (0)/
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National Work Zone Awareness Week

April 11-15

The Communications Infrastructure Contractors Association posted a reminder that National Work Zone Awareness Week (NWZAW) will be observed, April 11-15 with this year’s theme of “Work Zones are a Sign to Slow Down.” Over the past few years, the tower industry has been impacted by motorists interfering with and endangering crews who were working in bucket trucks at tower sites adjacent to roadways. An Inside Towers article in 2020 detailed how traffic control is important in tower work.

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Thursday, April 07, 2022/Author: Cheryl/Number of views (546)/Comments (0)/
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42nd Annual Paving Conference Powerpoint Presentations

We are pleased to provide you the presentations from the Annual Paving Conference. 

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Friday, March 04, 2022/Author: Cheryl/Number of views (622)/Comments (0)/
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WVDOH Standards & Manuals Committees Meetings - November 16

An in-person meeting for the WVDOH’s Standards & Manuals Committees will beheld on November 16, 2022, at 1:00p.m. The meeting will be held at 1334 Smith Street, Charleston, WV in the Lower-Level Conference room and is open to all interested persons.

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Thursday, November 03, 2022/Author: Cheryl/Number of views (200)/Comments (0)/
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Mid-Atlantic Asphalt Expo & Conference

The Mid-Atlantic Asphalt Expo & Conference (MAAE) will be held on December 6-8 at the Greater Richmond Conference Center. This year the (Virginia Asphalt Association) VAA has partnered with associations from surrounding states – North Carolina Asphalt Pavement Association, Maryland Asphalt Association, Delaware Asphalt Pavement Association and the Asphalt Pavement Association of West Virginia to provide a large array of topics and breakout sessions to attend. 
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Thursday, October 13, 2022/Author: Cheryl/Number of views (232)/Comments (0)/
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PAVING INDUSTRY WRAPS UP ANNUAL MEETING AT CANAAN VALLEY RESORT

The Asphalt Pavement Association of West Virginia (APAWV) concluded its Annual Fall Meeting on Sunday, September 25 with a prayer breakfast featuring a message from Huntington Children’s Museum President Tosha Pelfrey. Nearly 150 members and their families attended the meeting at Canaan Valley Resort. Attendees were treated to blue skies but brisk temperatures for the weekend retreat that featured business sessions and family-oriented activities
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