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By Justine Diaz
February 9, 2017
Unionised workers at the largest copper mine in the world are asking workers to vote for a wage strike and prepare for an extended conflict. How will this affect U.S. copper prices?
Nick Zadak has a love for bulldozers, skid loaders, and earth-moving equipment. When his parents began to fear that he wouldn’t be able to attend his favorite event, “Dozer Days,” they called on some construction crews to lend a hand.
This past month, construction employment increased by 36,000 jobs in January. This is the highest level since November 2008! But before we celebrate, there is another issue that you need to solve.
After starting up a business supplies company from their home garage, this company’s annual revenue recently surpassed seven million dollars. What market conditions led to their success?
On January 20 the Trump administration issued a memorandum declaring their intent to cut regulations that burden industries. How will this effect OSHA’s newest safety regulations and without someone to head the effort, how will this play out?
U.S. home prices marched steadily higher in November, pushed up by healthy demand for homes and a shrinking supply of available properties. Will this spur on more construction or scare away home buyer demand? Read this to find out...
“When you look at the thought, skill, and craftsmanship that is evident in this new medical center, you really do have to stop and reflect on what an amazing team made all of this possible.” Check it out for yourself.
After a fall at a Ross Island Bridge construction site in Portland, Oregon, two workers were found conscious. Could this have been prevented?
Small infrastructure firms are happily picking up the scraps left by the market’s biggest players. Find out how to get in on the action...
The specter of automation has been looming over our industry for some time now. One role on your team in particular is at risk for being replaced by robots. Is it yours?
UK Court Ruling May Affect Labor Rights in 'Gig Economy'
That master strategist Sun Tzu knew a thing or two about out-thinking the competition. Turns out his focus on strategy over strength can be applied to gaining an edge in the construction industry. ... Read More
If you're a construction worker, you're most likely working physical labor and it can get hot if you're working under the sun. Here's a guide for h... Read More
As an architectural statement, the campus is a monument both to Apple’s corporate success and centrality to the global tech culture. At 176 acres, ... Read More
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"Some of the cool things that we're doing on job sites today are with Rovers and the alive platform. Alive is that software platform that glues to... Read More
The National Association of Women in Construction has a new executive vice president. This change marks a “brand new day and brand new way” for the... Read More
Every construction business owner can learn a lot from competitors. But merely copying them won't do. You will just always stay one step behind. So... Read More
We've selected eight women from all walks of life to ask them one common question: what advice would you give women who want to enter the construct... Read More