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Permeable pavement performs for transportation-wise lawmaker

Sixty Interlocking Concrete Pavement Institute members, local design professionals and government officials—led by U.S. Representative David Price (D-NC)— participated in a late-2017 North Carolina State University demonstration of how permeable interlocking concrete pavement (PICP) can help mitigate stormwater runoff peaks and reduce flooding.

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Water, wastewater system report tracks private operator emergence

In the wake of tightening municipal budgets, environmental violations, and aging infrastructure, private players are poised to capitalize on struggling water and wastewater utilities. A new Bluefield Research report, U.S. Municipal Water & Wastewater: Defining the Addressable Market for Private Investment, estimates the total market value of 78,000-plus community water and wastewater systems across the U.S. to exceed $700 billion.

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Energy Department Housing Award winner starts with Superior Walls

Starting with a precast concrete foundation from Superior Walls made it possible for Gettysburg, Penn.-based High Performance Homes to receive its third consecutive U.S. Department of Energy Housing Innovation Award for “Home of the Year.”

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Road Builders: State, local dollars underpin 2018 market bump

After a 2.8 percent year-over-year decline in 2017, total domestic transportation construction and related-market outlays are projected to reach $255 billion this year, according to the American Road & Transportation Builders Association Transportation Construction Market Forecast.

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Border wall prototypes under review

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