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AGC SmartBrief

News and information for general contractors

AGC SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: The Associated General Contractors of America

Infrastructure would get $170B boost from Infrastructure 2.0 Act

1/29/2015

  • Hill, The

The Infrastructure 2.0 Act would provide $170 billion over six years to go toward infrastructure projects. The bill, introduced by Rep. John Delaney, D-Md., would pay for the work by making use of fun… Read More

BSCAI SmartBrief

News for the building service contracting industry

BSCAI SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Building Service Contractors Association

How to improve building maintenance operations

1/28/2015

  • Facilities Maintenance Decisions magazine

Creating a perfect maintenance program starts with a preventative maintenance program and regular planning meetings, Michael Cowley writes. "It doesn't matter to me if you have one maintenance employe… Read More

NRCA SmartBrief

The best stories for roofing professionals

NRCA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: National Roofing Contractors Association

Expo New Mexico seeks state funding for extensive roof repairs

1/28/2015

  • Albuquerque Journal (N.M.) (free content)

Expo New Mexico is seeking state funding to complete extensive roof repairs to numerous buildings throughout the 236-acre fairgrounds. Many of the 191 facilities feature thermoplastic olefin roofs, wh… Read More

Specialty Contractors SmartBrief

News for specialty contractors

Specialty Contractors SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: The Associated General Contractors of America

Resin pipes easy to install, improve energy efficiency

1/23/2015

  • Zacks

A new type of pipe coming this year from Dow Chemical allows for easy bending and installation. The Hypertherm 2399 Resin pipe, designed and rated for domestic and commercial hot and cold water plumbi… Read More