TITLE

Election nears as industry confronts challenges

AUTHOR(S)
Hernan, Pat
PUB. DATE
October 2008
SOURCE
Pit & Quarry;Oct2008, Vol. 101 Issue 4, p50
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the talk between U.S. President George W. Bush and executives of the construction industry depicting the challenges that they are facing due to the extreme-run-up in petroleum costs. Douglas E. Barnahart of J. Reese Construction Inc. states that the continuous increase of petroleum prices have triggered price increases on construction cost as well as consumer prices. Bush explains that the administration is working on ways to increase oil supply.
ACCESSION #
35001948

 

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