CORONAVIRUS / INDUSTRY NEWS

AASHTO Reports on How State DOTs Are Feeling The Budgetary Impact of COVID-19

Coronavirus / Industry News April 27, 2020 AASHTO Reports on How State DOTs Are Feeling The Budgetary Impact of COVID-19 AASHTO reports that steep reductions in motor vehicle travel due…

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OMB Memo Calls on Agencies to Ensure Contractor Safety

Coronavirus / Industry News March 23, 2020 OMB Memo Calls on Agencies to Ensure Contractor Safety “This memorandum identifies steps to help ensure this safety while maintaining continued contract performance…

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Nation’s Power Grid Faces Potential Pandemic-Driven Demand Drop

Coronavirus / Industry News March 23, 2020 Nation’s Power Grid Faces Potential Pandemic-Driven Demand Drop As more states require businesses to close and residents to stay home, the nation’s power…

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USACE Director of Contracting Jill Stiglich: Contracting in Disasters: What Companies Can Do To Help

Coronavirus / Industry News March 23, 2020 USACE Director of Contracting Jill Stiglich: Contracting in Disasters: What Companies Can Do To Help MEMORANDUM FOR Prospective United States Army Corps of…

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Pandemic Puts 1/3 of Wind Industry Jobs, $43B in Investments at Risk

Coronavirus / Industry News March 20, 2020 Pandemic Puts 1/3 of Wind Industry Jobs, $43B in Investments at Risk Almost a third of U.S. industry jobs and $43 billion in…

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DOD Memo: Defense Industrial Base Essential Critical Infrastructure Workforce

Coronavirus / Industry News March 20, 2020 DOD Memo: Defense Industrial Base Essential Critical Infrastructure Workforce The Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition and Sustainment signed a memo to apply the DHS guidance to…

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OSHA Releases Guidance on Coronavirus in the Workplace

Coronavirus / Industry News March 18, 2020 OSHA Releases Guidance on Coronavirus in the Workplace The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has released a guidance for dealing with the…

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Small Business Administration Offers Low-Interest Federal Disaster Loans to Mitigate Coronavirus Impact

Coronavirus / Industry News March 18, 2020 Small Business Administration Offers Low-Interest Federal Disaster Loans to Mitigate Coronavirus Impact The U.S. Small Business Administration is offering designated states and territories…

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PennDOT Suspends Operations in Face of Coronavirus

Coronavirus / Industry News March 17, 2020 PennDOT Suspends Operations in Face of Coronavirus The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) is suspending all operations, including construction, except critical and emergency…

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New York Governor Cuomo Urges President Trump to Lead National Response to Coronavirus Pandemic

Coronavirus / Industry News March 17, 2020 New York Governor Cuomo Urges President Trump to Lead National Response to Coronavirus Pandemic In an op-ed letter addressed to President Trump in…

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