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February 2020

December 20, 2019 In December 2018 new ANSI aerial and scissor lift standards were released. These new best-practice standards were set to take effect on December 10th of 2019. At the 2019 ASC A92 Aerial Work Platforms Annual Meeting in October 2019 the A92 Main Committee

by: Mark Gates     The new ANSI standards released in December 2018 affect all owners, operators and supervisors of aerial lifts including: booms, scissor lifts and under-bridge inspection machines. The new standards are designed to enhance safety and shift North American equipment standards closer to international standards -

February 28, 2020 As we approach the end of February it is clear the General Assembly is in high gear. Legislators will have the week of March 2 off to return to their towns for town meeting day on Tuesday then some time to relax before

Editor’s Note: We thought we’d give you a look inside the AGC/VT walls from a unique AGC/VT’s four-legged greeter, guardian, and ever-faithful champion of contractors: Rosie. Here’s what a typical day at the AGC/VT offices look like for Rosie.   It doesn’t matter if it’s summer or

[caption id="attachment_4987" align="alignright" width="300"] AGC/VT Crew Attending House Floor Session[/caption] We had a very exciting Building Bridges this year. Almost 50 AGC/VT members descended on the state house on Thursday, January 16th. It was clear that by the end of the day we made a huge

By: Jeff Gavin “Blurry” and “static” are good descriptors for 2019, when economic challenges were boisterously discussed. Trade tensions, Mother Nature’s wrath and turbulent politics tested growth and will continue to hover over the longest expansion in U.S. history—10 years now and counting. Economic cycles end, but