One of the things you can do in the tougher economy is to take a very close look at your material handling or lack thereof. Talk to your field guys and see if re-using/recycling on-site materials can be done to offer you savings that can make you more competitve.
As this administration pumps billions into infrasturcture projects and emphasizes “green”, showing how you are already part of the “green” movement through reclamation and recycling of materials should give you an edge. Check out a portable screening plant as part of this plan.
Going Green isn’t going away….get prepared now to make your company and your way of doing business fit the new parameters of environmentally friendly construction and landscaping.