NSPS attends summit on P3 highway projects
NSPS lobbyist John "JB" Byrd recently attended a public-private partnership (P3) summit co-hosted by the National Association of Surety Bond Producers (NASBP) and the law firm of Smith Curry & Hancock LLP. Other participants included the Associated General Contractors (AGC) and American Subcontractors Association (ASA). P3s provide opportunities for surveyors, as well as for private sector investment, assets and resources. Remarks on lending and surety options for P3s was provided by Ann Marie Mehlum, the Associate Administrator of Capital Access of the Small Business Administration (SBA), pictured here with Mr. Byrd.