Developed by the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), the Construction Career Days initiative has proven highly successful in promoting the transportation industry and the careers it offers to America’s youth.
Construction Career Day events are workforce development tools which introduce high school students to the transportation construction industry and support the pipeline in providing the professionals of tomorrow. 361,565 students have participated in these events since 1999.
The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) and the Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) named the University of Rhode Island Transportation Center (URITC) the National Construction Career Days Center.
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The National Association of State Contractors Licensing Agencies (NASCLA) is a nonprofit corporation dedicated to the mutual assistance of its members in striving for the better regulation of the construction industry in order to protect the health, welfare and safety of the general public.
The association’s membership is comprised of state and local contractor licensing agencies, construction firms, construction trade associations and others associated with the construction industry.
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PEARL – The Professional Electrical Apparatus Recyclers League – is the professional trade organization of companies that supply quality surplus and remanufactured electrical equipment and apparatus.
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TRIP is a nonprofit organization that researches, evaluates and distributes economic and technical data on surface transportation issues. TRIP promotes transportation policies that relieve traffic congestion, improve road and bridge conditions, improve air quality, make surface travel safer and enhance economic productivity. TRIP is sponsored by insurance companies, equipment manufacturers, distributors and suppliers, businesses involved in highway and transit engineering and construction, labor unions, and organizations concerned with an efficient and safe surface transportation network.
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The American Association of Port Authorities is a trade association which represents more than 160 public port authorities in the United States, Canada, the Caribbean and Latin America. In addition, Association members include more than 335 sustaining and associate members — firms and individuals with an interest in the seaports of the Western Hemisphere. AAPA is dedicated to serving deep draft public ports by enhancing port management professionalism, and advocating issues critical to public seaports.
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The Reprographic Services Association (RSA) is a North American network of over 80 companies with more than 175 locations. As independently owned and operated businesses, RSA affiliates represent the true embodiment of the entrepreneurial enterprise. RSA shareholders are located in geographical markets of all sizes and provide goods and services to a vast array of customers in Architectural, Engineering, Construction, Mining, Energy, Advertising, Surveying, Mapping, Legal and other varied businesses.
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The Seismological Society of America (SSA) is an international scientific society devoted to the advancement of seismology and its applications in understanding and mitigating earthquake hazards and in imaging the structure of the earth.
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