June 3, 2018

URI Field Visits

CIRI members host URI juniors for annual field visits.

Jobsite/plant visits demonstrate real-world applications to CVE students.

At the University of Rhode Island, the CVE 347 classroom and CVE 348 lab courses are a key component of the Civil Engineering …

June 3, 2018

CIRI PAC Appeal

Help protect the interests of our industry:

The CIRI PAC needs your support.

During the first six months of every year, the CIRI Political Action Committee (PAC) is your advocate at the Rhode Island General Assembly. This is the time …

June 3, 2018

RWU Competition Team

RWU competition team fares well in ASC regional event.

Third-place finish in Heavy Civil category is latest achievement.

The Associated Schools of Construction (ASC) regional competition is a valuable test of skills and endurance for Construction Management students. Last November, …

June 3, 2018
Email

Member Email Addresses

Our simple request: your email address

To simplify and streamline our member notification process, and to keep you informed on developments affecting our industry, CIRI desperately needs to complete its email database. Just take a minute to send us a …

June 3, 2018

President’s Message

A mission of maintaining our state’s momentum.

Like many other states, in the not so distant past, Rhode Island was mired in the effects of a prolonged recession. As I begin my term as President of CIRI, I’m seeing a …

May 31, 2018

SAFETY 1 Promo

Save 20% on Safety Apparel & Accessories.

With special CIRI member pricing through SAFETY 1.

February 23, 2018

Candidates wanted for Henry J. Sherlock Scholarships.

Candidates wanted for Henry J. Sherlock Scholarships.

Application period open through April 20, 2018.

CIRI will again award Henry J. Sherlock Scholarships in 2018 to graduating seniors. As the program enters its eight year, a total of six scholarships will …

November 8, 2017

Spring Dinner Meeting recap

Highway funding and safety regs are topics at CIRI Spring Dinner Meeting.

Allison Klein of ARTBA and Michael Gross of OSHA were featured speakers at May 24 event.

The FAST Act, the first long-term funding bill for surface transportation in …

November 8, 2017

Safety program gearing up

CIRI safety program gearing up for winter season.

Free training/seminars again planned for CIRI members.

For our member companies, the less-active winter season is an opportune time for employees to expand their knowledge and obtain key certifications. For the 2017-2018 …

November 8, 2017

Scholarship Awards

2017 Henry J. Sherlock Scholarships awarded.

Six students honored at CIRI Annual Spring Dinner Meeting.

Marking the seventh year of its scholarship program, CIRI has awarded $3,500 — increased this year from the previous $2,500 amount — to each of …

November 8, 2017

RIDOT Program Update Q3

RhodeWorks Q3 report details April-June progress.

RIDOT expects $238M in total awards by end of FFY 2017.

On July 28, RIDOT issued its latest quarterly report documenting progress made by the RhodeWorks program during the third quarter of federal fiscal …

November 8, 2017
President's Letter

President’s Message

Some parting thoughts at the end of my term.

The past four years have been an exciting period of post-recession rebirth for our industry. The process of helping to lead CIRI during this period has been both exciting and extremely …

November 8, 2017

John Everson tribute

John E. Everson [1952-2017]

In tribute to a limitless spirit for exploration and achievement.

On July 13, longtime CIRI board member John Everson was the victim of a fatal plane crash, while flying solo over the woods of Winchester, NH. …

November 8, 2017

Construction Career Days

Showing RI students the possibilities in construction.

RhodeWorks Construction Career Days at URI supported by CIRI.

The annual RhodeWorks Construction Career Days event, conducted by the URI Transportation Center, has become a valuable workforce development tool for the state’s transportation …

November 8, 2017

BOLD Act Generating Interest

BOLD Act proposed by ARTBA generating interest in Washington.

Comprehensive user-based funding model built on industry consensus.

Considering the political turmoil and competing interests in Washington, a trillion-dollar federal infrastructure initiative isn’t liable to be passed any time soon. As …

June 5, 2017
RhodeWorks Report

RhodeWorks to be advertised

Construction Contracts To Be Advertised

Project Expected Award Value ($M) FFY 2017 4Q • 7.1.17 to 9.30.17 Big River Bridge Jul 2017 1.5 Blackstone Bikeway 8C Sep 2017 2.8 Coventry – Local Safety Improvements Sep 2017 0.3 Cumberland I-295 Corridor…
May 24, 2017

New Members Welcome

Welcome to our new members.

IDS Highway Safety 136 Scott Road Cumberland, RI 02864

McGill Hose & Coupling 920 Broadway East Providence, RI 02914

Skanska USA Civil Northeast 1365 Main Street Waltham, MA 02451…

May 24, 2017

Trump Infrastructure Budget

Trump administration proposes 2018 transportation budget.

Program changes would affect New Starts and TIGER grants.

While the administration’s budget details President Trump’s spending priorities, it does not provide the normal program-by-program details typically seen from a president who has been …

May 24, 2017

Fall Dinner Meeting recap

Brisk construction activity and opportunities discussed at CIRI Fall Dinner Meeting.

RIDOT’s Joe Baker and RWU Prof. Amine Ghanem featured at November 9 event.

As the RhodeWorks program kicked into full gear in 2016, RIDOT quickly put a substantial amount …

May 24, 2017
President's Letter

President’s Message

The benefits of being a CIRI member:

There’s never been a better time to join.

Heavy and highway construction has always been a complex industry. Today, that is truer than ever. Accordingly, CIRI continues to enhance the services we provide …

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