Related Links: Sen. Rand Paul discusses repatriation/Highway Trust Fund proposal on CNBC (YouTube) Sens. Wyden, Hatch comment on foreign-income repatriation proposal As the Highway Trust Fund's financial health nears a critical point, construction industry executives and state transportation officials are nervously watching what Congress will do. The trust fund's highway account is projected to tip over into the red within weeks. If new revenue isn't found, the flow of funds will slow and projects may be put on hold.Shortly before signing a new water-resources bill on June 10, President Obama weighed in on the unfinished infrastructure business, saying, "We need
The market is generally healthy and steadily growing, and margins are up for large specialty contractors. Further, advances in design tools and owner demand for collaboration are giving subcontractors a seat at the table early on in projects.