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National Safety Council Safety Month in June, Week 4, Distracted Driving

Our final week of National Safety Month in June, Distracted Driving, is a very important topic. The majority of us have cell phones and use them constantly at work and at home. Our company has a strict policy regarding cell phone use. Anyone that is driving a company automobile MUST use a Bluetooth device and […]

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Highway Trust Fund Is Running Out of Money

The Highway Trust Fund (HTF) is quickly running out of money, Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx reminded Fast Blog readers on Tuesday. Our sister site, Better Roads, reports that the latest Highway Trust Fund Ticker shows the HTF is on track to shortfall in August — before the current highway bill, MAP-21, expires. Read More

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National Safety Council Safety Month in June – Week 3/Struck-By

National Safety Council Safety Month in June – Week 3/Struck-By  Struck-by objects is another leading cause of construction-related deaths. Approximately 75% of struck-by fatalities involve heavy equipment such as trucks or cranes. The number of workers fatally struck by a vehicle was at a seven-year high in 1998. Did you know? One in four “struck […]

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National Safety Council’s Safety Month in June, Week 2, Slips, Trips and Falls

According to the National Safety Council, in 2010, there were 264 fall fatalities (255 falls to lower level) out of 774 total fatalities in construction. These deaths are preventable. Slips and trips occur due to a loss of traction between the shoe and the walking surface or an inadvertent contact with a fixed or moveable […]

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Sloan Celebrates National Military Appreciation Month in May!

  Congress designated May as National Military Appreciation Month in 1999 to ensure the nation was given the opportunity to publically demonstrate their appreciation for the sacrifices and successes made by our service members – past and present. Each year the president makes a proclamation, reminding Americans of the important role the U.S. Armed Forces […]

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National Safe Digging Month

Sloan Construction and Colas support April as the National Safe Digging Month and celebrates Excavation Safety Awareness Month company-wide. Through safe practices and training, our primary goal is to provide the safest job site available for employees and the public. This also helps to reduce damages and near misses to the underground infrastructure of pipelines, conduits, […]

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Sloan Construction Earns Diamond Achievement Commendation for Clinton, S.C. Plant

On November 11, 2013, Sloan  Construction earned the coveted National Asphalt Pavement Association’s 2013 Diamond Achievement Commendation for Excellence in Asphalt Plant/Site Operation for the asphalt plant in Clinton, S.C.. The Diamond Achievement Commendation is a unique self-assessment program that encourages and recognizes responsible asphalt plant operational practices and cultivates good community relations. NAPA’s Chairman, […]

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Sloan Named Best General Contractor in the Carolinas

Charlotte, NC – March, 2012 – Duncan, SC-based Sloan Construction Company has received the prestigious 2011 “Best General Contractor” Pinnacle Award from Carolinas AGC. The annual Carolinas AGC Pinnacle Awards are given for outstanding achievement in the commercial construction industry; member firms can be honored for their performance as a company, or for a specific […]

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Airport Goes Green with Paving Project

Color Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport’s new paving project green. GSP Drive, the road that runs in front of the airport’s two parking garages and past Stevens Aviation, will be resurfaced using a new, more environmentally-friendly asphalt which cuts greenhouse gas emissions and energy usage by 18 percent, said Alan Harrison, construction services representative for Sloan Construction […]

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