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ICPI Releases Workforce Development Video for Members to Use in Their Communities

April 15, 2019

Need a good tool to use when talking to young people about becoming installers and learning the hardscape installation craft?  ICPI has just released a new Workforce Development video.  Featuring

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ICPI Seeking Industry Leaders to Serve on Standing Committees for 2018

January 9, 2018

The Interlocking Concrete Pavement Institute (ICPI) is very fortunate to have many members participating in task groups, subcommittees, committees and the Board of Directors. ICPI Producer, Associate

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ICPI Advocacy on Capitol Hill Reaps Returns

December 19, 2017

In 2008, ICPI provided legislation in a national transportation bill that was passed by the House and Senate and signed into law by then President Obama. Better known as MAP-21, or Moving Ahead for

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ICPI Releases Fifth Edition Manual on Permeable Interlocking Concrete Pavement

December 15, 2017

ICPI has released of this updated, comprehensive guide to design, construction and maintenance of permeable interlocking concrete pavement (PICP). Authored by ICPI’s Technical Director David R.

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ICPI and NCMA Host Successful Commercial Sales Course

December 14, 2017

The ICPI-NCMA Commercial Sales Course was held December 11-13, 2017 in Chicago, IL with 22 participants from throughout North America. The three-day program covered interlocking concrete pavement,

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ICPI Recognized as Contributor to the California Stormwater Quality Association (CASQA) Removing Barriers to Low Impact Development

November 20, 2017

Click here to read the one-page news release from CASQA who received a $1 million grant to provide technical assistance to California municipalities to remove LID barriers. As part of the grant, and

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Update on of ICPI Government Relations Initiatives

November 15, 2017

Transportation (THUD) Appropriations, Transportation Authorization outlook:  this paragraph contains the most new information on this topic relative to the update at the Toronto meetings.  At this

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OSHA’s Occupational Exposure to Crystalline Silica Rule is in Force

September 25, 2017

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (OSHA) new silica rule went into effect on Saturday, September 23.  The U.S. Department of Labor has stated, "During the first 30 days of

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Industry Coalition Urges Congress to Support Amendment to OSHA Silica Rule

September 8, 2017

The Construction Industry Coalition (CISC), a group of 25 leading associations in which ICPI participates, has written to U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI), urging him to support

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ICPI Board Appoints Special Committee to Address Urgent Need for Workforce Development Program

August 28, 2017

Pointing to a wide-spread shortage of skilled installers, the ICPI Board of Directors created a Special Committee on Workforce Development at the 2017 ICPI Summer Meeting in Toronto last week. The

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ICPI’s Board Chair Says Industry Must Address Construction Labor Shortage and Increasing Demand for Products

August 28, 2017

Toronto, Canada – The segmental concrete paver industry is thriving in the U.S. and Canada, however it must overcome a qualified labor shortage and be prepared to fulfill the growing demand for

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