Industry News - Congress Passes Bill - Finally


Upon the urging from entities such as the NSSGA, Congress has just passed the Water Resources Reform and Development Act of 2013 (WRRDA). Fully funding important water infrastructure projects will further support an increasingly efficient water transportation network and will stimulate environmental protection. Certainly a growing number of aggregate operations are shipping their materials via barge and ocean vessel – not to mention that aggregates are the basic ingredients used in the construction and maintenance of dams, water and sewage treatment plants, tunnels, and countless other public works projects.