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Concrete Day on the Hill to be held March 17, 2016

The Alabama Concrete Industries Association (ACIA) will hold its Fourth Annual ‘Concrete Day on the Hill’ on Thursday, March 17. The event will be held at the RSA tower plaza, beginning at 11:45am with a presentation by John Sorrell, president of ACIA, on current issues in the legislature affecting the industry. The program will be followed by a luncheon, where members will be able to discuss these issues […]

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Electronic Log Book Requirements Released by FMSCA

Recently, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) released its long-awaited final rule for mandating Electronic Logging Devices (ELDs) for Hours of Service (HOS) compliance. Unfortunately, as was anticipated, the final rule does hold a requirement for the industry to install and use ELDs. While there are a lot of items contained in the rule that will need to be fleshed out, the main provisions […]

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New Federal Highway Bill Includes Provisions Benefitting Ready Mix Industry / Electronic Logging

On Friday, December 4th, President Obama signed the first long-term highway bill in over a decade into law. The FAST Act (Fixing America’s Surface Transportation), or HR 22, guarantees funding for five years at $305 billion for highway and transit programs. On December 3, the House voted in favor of the bill (359-65) followed by the Senate later in the evening (83-16). The President signed […]

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2016 Annual Business Meeting

We hope that you will join us for the 2016 Annual Business Meeting on Thursday, January 21. The meeting will take place at the Hyatt Regency Birmingham – The Winfrey Hotel at 11am. Check-in and registration will begin at 10:30am. The agenda will include recognition of current board members and officers, 2016 ACIF Scholarship Winners, and 2016 Chairman Award winners. Lunch is provided. You will […]

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2015 Butch Wyatt Concrete Cup

The 5th Annual Butch Wyatt Concrete Cup is scheduled for September 28th, 2015 at Inverness Country Club. Members are asked to submit two-man teams below which will be paired with two architects or engineers by the association. There is no limit on the number of teams a member company may submit for play in the tournament. The event will be played as a 4 person […]

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