Entergy Arkansas Seeks Rate Increase in 2016

Entergy Arkansas Seeks Rate Increase in 2016
Entergy Arkansas' new substation at Mayflower, which the company completed this month. The substation was destroyed in last year's tornado.

Entergy Arkansas Inc., looking to cover improvements to its power grid and pay for the purchase of an El Dorado power plant, is seeking to raise electrical rates next year, according to a filing Friday with the Arkansas Public Service Commission.
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Windstream Spinoff CS&L to Begin Trading on Monday

Windstream Spinoff CS&L to Begin Trading on Monday

Windstream Holdings Inc. of Little Rock officially spun off its real estate and copper assets late Friday into a real estate investment trust whose shares will begin trading publicly on Monday.
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USA Truck CEO Paid $1.4M in Total Compensation in 2014

USA Truck CEO Paid $1.4M in Total Compensation in 2014

John Simone, the CEO and president of USA Truck Inc. of Van Buren, received nearly $1.4 million in salary and bonuses in 2014 according to the company's latest proxy.
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The List Largest Commercial Contractors

Largest Commercial Contractors in Arkansas list ranked by most recent year's revenue. Also includes previous year's revenue, top executive, major projects and contact info.

Rank Name 2014 Revenue President/CEO
1 VCC 687,000,000 Alley, Sam
2 Nabholz Construction Corp. 414,284,163 Hannah, Bill
3 CDI Contractors LLC 207,930,000 Garrison, Lloyd
4 Baldwin & Shell Construction Co. 137,055,400 Shell, Bob
5 C.R. Crawford Construction LLC 65,000,000 Crawford, Cody

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Matt Crafton of Crafton Tull on Why Construction Clients Shouldn't 'Coast' Along

Matt Crafton, 47, is the CEO of Crafton Tull, the civil engineering and landscape architecture firm that his father, Bob, co-founded with Lem Tull in 1963. Crafton Tull is the state's fifth-largest engineering firm, with offices in Arkansas and Oklahoma.