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Archive February 2019

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Arden Equipment goes Stateside

Potential North American customers will get an early opportunity to meet Véronique and Arden Equipment president Daniel Dupuy when the company exhibits at the National Demolition Association’s “Demolition Rockies” event in Denver, Colorado, from March 22 to 25.

Making Lemonade Out of Lemons: Opportunity Zones, Brownfields Redevelopment, and Environmental Considerations in Real Estate Deals

From National Law Review. According to the PIDC, Philadelphia’s public-private economic development corporation, when an investor or developer chooses a project located in one of Philadelphia’s Opportunity Zones, they can also access existing local incentives to support business growth and development including a 10-year real estate tax abatement for new construction and renovations of residential and commercial property zones known as the Keystone Opportunity Zone. This incentive provides substantial relief from state and local taxes for qualified businesses located on Commonwealth-designated parcels of land, and flexible financing from the PIDC.

Ranking the largest demolition contractors

Recycling Today's sister publication Construction & Demolition Recycling recently published a list of the largest demolition contractors in the United States. NDA members NorthStar Group Services Inc., Brandenburg Industrial Service Co., Environmental Resources Management (ERM) and Cherry Cos. top the list!

Latest podcast episode of Demolition Now available

The latest episode of Demolition Now is available to listen on the NDA website, along with all major podcast platforms.  In this episode, NDA Director of Government Affairs Kevin McKenney talks with Greg Menen about Demolition Rockies, March 22-25 in Denver, CO.  Tune in to learn about all the exciting educational and networking opportunities coming up in Denver, along with all the ways to have fun.  Later, Kevin provides an overview of the latest issues affecting the industry.  Don’t forget to subscribe to the podcast to make sure you don’t miss anything.

Did you know that March is National Ladder Safety Month?

  • By: NDA
  • On: 02/20/2019 07:34:29
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Every year over 100 people die in ladder-related accidents, and thousands suffer disabling injuries. Join the American Ladder Institute (ALI) and participate in the third annual National Ladder Safety Month February 24 - March 30. This important month was designed to raise awareness of ladder safety and to decrease the number of ladder-related injuries and fatalities.

Video: What's new at Demolition Rockies

From Construction & Demolition Recycling: The National Demolition Association (NDA) has released a new video in advance of Demolition Rockies outlining what attendees can expect from the show. The NDA’s annual convention, which will take place March 22-25 at the Gaylord Rockies Resort & Convention Center in Aurora, Colorado, is set to offer a variety of education and networking opportunities for today's professionals.

OSHA beryllium enforcement ramps up March 11

  • By: NDA
  • On: 02/18/2019 09:07:59
  • In: Safety
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From Business & Legal Resources. OSHA will begin enforcing general industry requirements for engineering controls to limit worker beryllium dust exposures a year later, on March 10, 2020. At construction and shipyard workplaces, the agency is only enforcing the permissible exposure limit (PEL), which is 0.2 micrograms per cubic meter (µg/m3) of air averaged over 8 hours.

What's New at Demolition Rockies? Article Construction & Demolition Recycling

Find out what's new at Demolition Rockies, read the latest article in Construction & Demolition Recycling and visit them during Demolition Rockies at booths 105/107 to find out the latest news in the industry.

Temporary enforcement policy for evaluation and documentation of crane operators

  • By: NDA
  • On: 02/11/2019 12:59:55
  • In: Safety
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OSHA has issued a temporary enforcement policy for the crane operator evaluation requirements in the cranes and derricks in construction standard.  The effective date for the standard’s evaluation and documentation requirements was Feb. 7, 2019. 

Education Sessions Added to Demolition Rockies

Demolition Rockies announces the addition of three new educational sessions. Attendees will hear from large power companies representatives at the Utility Plant Decommissioning and Demolition Panel Discussion as they discuss upcoming projects across the country. Managing Demolition Projects: Perspectives from the Owners’ Consultants will provide best practices for planning, designing, executing, and managing demolition projects. Finally, Doing Business with the USACE attendees will hear directly from the United States Army Corps of Engineers regarding the Facilities Reduction Program and other ways to work with the USACE.
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