Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
While the Great Recession has taken a heavy toll on almost every US construction industry, robust federal stimulus investment in infrastructure development has supported the Road and Highway Services industry through this turbulent time. Looking forward, the federal commitment to highway and infrastructure funding and the overall health of the US economy will determine industry performance. Specifically, the Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act will work to improve bridges, fix roads and reduce congestion... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Products Chapter
The principal services supplied by the Road and Highway Services industry are the subcontracting of specialist road and highway construction site preparation and paving services using heavy industrial machinery. This industry also derives a significant share of revenue from the provision of specialist road project finishing services, such as the installation of highway "furniture" (e.g. traffic barriers) and street signs.
Asphalt and concrete road paving services
Asphalt and concrete road paving services for new and existing roads, including construction, rehabilitation, repair and resurfacing, account for about 67.7% of industry revenue. Pavement services typically involve the use of specialist machinery such as pavement laying train or asphalt spraying equipment... purchase to read more