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By Justine Diaz
April 13, 2017
The industry now employs 6.8 million Americans, a 2.6-percent increase over the March 2016 figure. The question is: when will the talent spigot run dry?
Prices for steel rebar on the Shanghai Futures Exchange are down over 10 percent in the last 30 days. Why the sudden change and will it last?
More than 900 city-owned buildings will shift to all renewable energy by 2025, making it the largest municipality in the country to make such a commitment. Find out which city is taking the LEED...
According to Sageworks, seven of the top ten industries with the highest sales growth rates are related to construction. Here’s why that’s good for your wallet…
The tower, at 800 Capitol, has 754,000 square feet of office space and was designed by Gensler. What’s the big deal about this project? See for yourself…
Sometimes sharing air space with adjacent buildings is a pain to deal with. Other times it’s an opportunity to spread some cheer for those in need.
The number of housing starts in Canada last month hit their highest level since September 2007. Economists are noticing the accompanying price trend is “very similar” to U.S. prices just before the crash...
An Australian home builder has plans to make this innovative technology a standard appliance in each home that they build. See what the competition is up to.
Look, we all know safety glasses are important any time you are using any power tool. It just makes sense. Still, it's helpful every now and then to have a good example of how important.
It should come as no surprise that the strongest projects have the most lending options. Now that there are early signs of a slow-down in the once red-hot multi-family market, some regions are hurting more than others.
US Housing Starts Fell in March; Still Stronger than in 2016
Ever wonder what’s the difference between a general contractor and construction manager? Well, you’re not alone! To help clear up any confusion, we’ve broken down the roles and responsibilities of ... 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
Pete says that Procore quickly breaks down the complicated pieces of data in his jobs, and presents them to the end user in a digestible format. "T... Read More
Hear Brad Hyatt, Associate Professor at California State University Fresno, discuss what students are learning in school to prepare them for const... Read More
Construction has always had a somewhat complicated relationship with technology. Over the last few decades there have been improvements in material... Read More
J. Colin Cagney, a director, KPMG Major Projects Advisory, knows that while most companies want to use data analytics to increase, they’re often no... Read More
Congress has passed the final version of the federal tax reform bill, and it will soon head to President Donald Trump to be signed into law. The qu... Read More
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