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SC Congressman, Jim Clyburn, Visits Asphalt Plant

On October 30, 2014, Congressman, Jim Clyburn,  attended a plant tour arranged by SCAPA, SC Asphalt Pavement Association.  Scott Fant, Paul Edwards and Victoria Taffet represented Sloan Construction at the event held at Lane Construction’s Orangeburg asphalt plant site.  

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Warm Mix Asphalt Use on the Rise According to NAPA

October 20, 2014 According to the latest survey of asphalt mix producers conducted by the National Asphalt Pavement Association (NAPA) in partnership with the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), 106.4 million tons of warm-mix asphalt — nearly a third of all asphalt pavement mix production — was used during the 2013 construction season. This marks a […]

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DOT Publishes Final Revisions to DBE Rule

The U.S. Department of Transportation (U.S. DOT) October 2 published its revisions to the Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) program rule, the culmination of a 25-month rulemaking process.  The 58-page document encompasses numerous changes to the way U.S. DOT and state and local transportation agencies will administer the program on federal-aid highway, transit and airport construction […]

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