The American Composites Manufacturers Association (ACMA) says that it has met with over 100 Members of Congress and their staffs to advance legislation to increase government investment in composites transportation, water and energy infrastructure. 

President Trump has called for a US$1.5 trillion plan to repair the US’s infrastructure. ’While ACMA applauds this administration's commitment to infrastructure, we need to ensure we are not wasting taxpayer dollars on failing, outdated technology that will not provide the solutions our nation needs,’ said Tom Dobbins, ACMA president.

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