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Reeves North Division Sponsors Highschool Students Workforce Development Skills Challenge

On November 20, the Augusta Exchange Club Fairgrounds felt like a construction work site with the smells of sawdust and buzzing of power tools in the air as high school students participated in the first East Georgia Workforce Development Alliance Skills Challenge where Reeves Construction Company and American General Contractor Association of Georgia were one […]

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Cold Weather Safety

We always hear about how to protect ourselves during the hot summer months on the job site but we also have to remember to protect ourselves during the winter cold weather as well. In cold temperatures you begin to lose heat faster than you can produce it. Prolonged exposure to cold may result in hypothermia, […]

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Safe Holiday Traveling

The National Safety Council estimates 418 traffic fatalities and another 44,700 injuries requiring medical attention may occur from car crashes during the Thanksgiving holiday weekend. It is estimated that 153 lives will be saved Thanksgiving weekend because of people wearing their safety belts. Evaluation of Recent Thanksgiving Day Holiday Period Estimates Year Estimate 90% Confidence […]

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Reeves Offers CGTC Students Hands-On Simulator Training

Charlie Stewart, Corporate Equipment Trainer, and Eddie Wright, West Region Sales Manager, with Reeves Construction Company, attended a High School Vocational Fair at Central Georgia Technical College in Macon, GA, on October 24, 2014. The event was sponsored by the Associated General Contractors of Georgia. More than 300 students attended the fair! Reeves Construction offered hand’s-on […]

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Boy Scouts Visit Augusta Office and Job Site to Earn Badge

On Thursday November 6 and 8, 2014, Eagle Scouts, Greg Hamilton,  Estimator, and Tony Yawn,  Project Engineer, both of  Reeves Construction, held a class for the Webelos Pack 2 based out of Christ the King Lutheran Church in Evans, GA. Reeves, along with our Eagle Scouts, wanted to help the boys earn their  Engineer Activity […]

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An Update for the Asphalt Pavement Industry

With long-term federal infrastructure investment in the balance, the results of the 2014 mid-term elections have given NAPA and the asphalt pavement industry new opportunities and challenges in securing a guaranteed revenue source for the ailing Highway Trust Fund. Both the 113th Congress’s lame-duck session that starts later this month and 114th Congress that starts […]

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Republicans Gain Control of Senate, Expand House Majority

  Tuesday’s elections shifted the balance of power in the Senate, expanded Republican control of the House and brought about several changes on key transportation-related committees.  As of this hour, Republicans have gained 13 seats in the U.S. House of Representatives and at least seven seats in the Senate previously held by Democrats. While there […]

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Reeves’ West Region Holds Annual Family Day at Lake Blackshear

Reeves’ West Region held their Annual Family Day at Lake Blackshear on November 1st.  Employees attended with their families and everyone had a great time even though it was the coldest day of the year!

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Warm Mix Asphalt Use on the Rise According to NAPA

October 20, 2014 According to the latest survey of asphalt mix producers conducted by the National Asphalt Pavement Association (NAPA) in partnership with the Federal Highway Administration  (FHWA), 106.4 million tons of warm-mix asphalt — nearly a third of all asphalt pavement mix production — was used during the 2013 construction season. This marks a […]

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Still Time to Tell Congressional Candidates to Fix the Highway Trust Fund!

There are less than two weeks before a hotly contested election where both parties are jockeying for leverage in the U.S. House of Representatives and control of the Senate. That means the iron is still hot and it’s time to strike to make sure the individuals vying to represent you know the importance of increasing federal […]

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