Summit Documents

During your virtual 2020 Washington Summit experience, there will be opportunites to point Congressional staff to this webpage for our leave-behind documents, our issue briefs, and our videos. 


Welcome to the 2020 NUCA Washington Summit
and Issue Talking Points
 
(PDF)

This comprehensive document from NUCA CEO Doug Carlson contains his thoughts on the opportunities this experience can deliver for the industry, a brief Summit guide, and talking points on NUCA's top three Summit issues (Infrastructure Investment, Pipeline Safety Legislation, and Broadband Deployment). Please download and read this document first!


2020 Summit Issue Fact Sheets & Background Files
These 2-page PDF fact sheets can be provided to lawmakers, Congressional staff, or others to quickly describe our industry's issues, position, and what we'd like Congress to do. We've also included a comprehensive, multi-page background document on each issue for Congressional offices. 

 
  Infrastructure in Recovery Legislation Fact Sheet
Investments in American water and wastewater infrastructure will deliver economic and public health benefits to every community. Congress should address our nation's existing critical infrastructure needs through today's economic recovery legislation.

 
    Infrastructure Background for Congressional Offices
Download this comprehensive PDF collection of NUCA issue briefings, leadership letters, committee testimony, damage prevention objectives, and coalition letters, to forward to your lawmakers and their staffs.
   
  Pipeline Safety Legislation Fact Sheet
The industry's extensive "safety of culture" is already found throughout our operations, but damage prevention enforcement needs stronger reporting requirements.
    Pipeline Safety Background for Congressional Offices
Download this comprehensive PDF collection of NUCA issue briefings, leadership letters, and damage prevention objectives, to forward to your lawmakers and their staffs.
   
  Broadband Infrastructure Deployment Fact Sheet
FCC broadband policy affects the U.S. utility construction industry. An expanded Universal Service Fund base is needed to deliver faster Internet and data services to more Americans.
    Broadband Infrastructure Background for Congressional Offices
Download this comprehensive PDF collection of NUCA issue briefings, background articles, and damage prevention objectives, to forward to your lawmakers and their staffs.
   
   
NUCA & Industry Fact Sheet  
A synopsis of NUCA's Washington legislative and regulatory program. Suitable for legislators and their staff seeking a quick background on NUCA and the American utility construction industry. 








 
Thanks to Our Generous NUCA National Partners For Supporting the 2020 NUCA Washington Summit!


 

2020 Summit Videos


Click on these videos for a quick briefing on each issue.


Welcome to NUCA's Virtual Summit!
Fred Chesney, NUCA Chairman  (3:24 min.)



Infrastructure Video
(28:26) Panel Members:
Dan Buckley, NUCA Immediate Past Chairman
Tom Butler, NUCA Gov't Affairs Committee Chairman
Jeff Rumer, NUCA Trenchless Technology Committee Chairman
Doug Carlson, NUCA CEO
Eben Wyman, NUCA Gov't Affairs, Principal
Zack Perconti, NUCA Gov't Affairs, Associate 




Pipeline Safety Video
(21:11)  Panel Members:
Tom Butler, NUCA Gov't Affairs Committee Chairman
Martin Edwards, IceMiller Strategies LLC
Doug Carlson, NUCA CEO
Eben Wyman, NUCA Gov't Affairs, Principal
Zack Perconti, NUCA Gov't Affairs, Associate 




Broadband Infrastructure Video
(19:57) Panel Members:
Dan Buckley, NUCA Immediate Past Chairman
Doug Carlson, NUCA CEO
Eben Wyman, NUCA Gov't Affairs, Principal
Zack Perconti, NUCA Gov't Affairs, Associate