Editor's Log: Running, Stumbling To Progress

By Robert Carpenter, Editor | June 2012, Vol. 67 No. 6

So to answer my original question regarding why would contractors care about an equipment selection guide in this economy? The informed answer is why wouldn’t they? Unlike roads, bridges, airports, etc., the underground infrastructure market is in much better condition. Some sectors are racing along, other areas proceeding very slowly, but the fact remains that most of our market has survived – some aspects even prospered – during this deadly recession. Imagine what we can do with a healthy economy.