APCA Convention Reflects Continued Market Confidence

May 2011
Underground Construction;May2011, Vol. 66 Issue 5, p34
Trade Publication
Information on the topics discussed at the annual convention of American Pipe Line Contractors Association at the Grand Del Mar in San Diego, California is presented. It highlights the economic condition of pipeline construction industry and growth for natural gas on 2013. The event was attended by executives including Mike Morgan, Keith Friede,and Robert Carpenter.


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