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Your Help is Needed to #SaveH2B

September 18, 2019

Requested Actions:  1.   If your Senator is on the Senate Appropriations Committee, please call his or her office and ask that your Senator work with committee leaders to include H-2B cap relief in

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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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ICPI Participates in the 2017 PCA Professor’s Workshop

July 31, 2017

On Friday July 28, 2017, Robert Bowers, ICPI Director of Engineering, presented the ICPI Segmental Paving Civil Engineering Learning Modules to a class of university professors at the Portland

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Another Successful Year for ICPI Installer Courses Thanks to Our Sponsors!

July 3, 2017

ICPI had a very successful course season this year, with 70 Concrete Paver Installer courses, 15 Permeable Interlocking Concrete Pavement courses and four Advanced Residential Pavement Technician

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NCMA/ICPI 2016 Safety Awards Program Winners Announced

June 12, 2017

The National Concrete Masonry Association (NCMA) and the Interlocking Concrete Pavement Institute (ICPI) are proud to announce the winners of the 2016 Safety Awards. The annual program recognizes

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ICPI Represents Industry to Canadian Government Officials at FCM Trade Show

June 6, 2017

ICPI participated as a Corporate Partner in the Federation of Canadian Municipalities’ Annual Conference and Tradeshow in Ottawa ON, June 1-4. The event attracted 2,079 attendees, predominantly

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Senate Committee Reports on a New Bill with Permeable Pavement Language

June 2, 2017

The U.S. Senate Environment and Public Works Committee recently issued a report on Senate Bill S692 Water Infrastructure Flexibility Act with text supporting permeable pavements. The Senate report

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