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Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) inaugurated its world class North American Customer Center with a ribbon cutting by Congressman Bill Shuster, Congressman Lou Barletta, Congressman Scott Perry, Volvo CE Americas President Göran Lindgren, Swedish Ambassador to the United States Björn Lyrvall and other dignitaries.

Aegion Corporation announced its subsidiary, Insituform Technologies Limited, was awarded a $13.4 million contract from the city of Montreal, Quebec, Canada to rehabilitate pipelines up to 130 years old, and located mostly in residential areas in boroughs throughout the city.

S&N Communications, a provider of construction and maintenance services to telecomm, cable and utility companies in 40 states, was recently awarded with the 2014 Best of Roanoke Award in the Construction & Remodeling Contractors category.

Lokring Technology LLC, producers of advanced fluid and gas transfer connectors, has issued a new version of its Guideline for Designing ASME B31 Pressure Piping Using Lokring Elastic Strain Preload (ESP) Fittings.

Traci Read, Managing Editor

The 10th Western Regional No-Dig Conference & Exhibition will be hosted by the Western Society for Trenchless Technology (WESTT), along with media partner Underground Construction magazine, on Oct. 6-7, at the Sandia Resort & Casino in Albuquerque, NM.

The city of Montreal has awarded a contract to Aqua-Pipe for the structural rehabilitation of 20,700 linear feet of distribution water mains in various boroughs throughout the city.

The St. Louis Metropolitan Sewer District (MSD) marked a milestone May 19 when a 150-ton tunnel boring machine (TBM) broke through the final few feet on the 11¼-foot diameter, 3,200 linear foot Lemay Redundant Force Main beneath the River Des Peres in south St. Louis, MO.

As part of its family succession planning process, Vermeer Corporation announced that third-generation family member, Jason Andringa, will serve as the company’s next President & CEO effective Nov. 1, 2015.

On Nov. 1, 2014, Jason will assume the role of President & Chief Operating Officer for one year, when he will transition to the role of President & CEO of Vermeer Corporation. He currently serves as President of Forage and Environmental Solutions.

“Gary Vermeer, my grandfather and Vermeer founder, was very influential

When an existing culvert failed causing an entire irrigation canal to wash out, the Harlingen Irrigation District had to react quickly.

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration has released a new interactive training tool to help small businesses effectively identify hazards in the workplace.

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