U.S. Home Construction Jumps nearly 10 percent in January
Seattle Eyes Taller, Denser in Affordable Housing Proposal
Trump's Plan to Rebuild US Roads Relies on Local Dollars
Keeping Electronic Records Can Save you Much More than Just Paper
Smartphone Cameras Top the List for Improving Jobsite Safety
Construction Industry Tech Spending is On the Rise
Friday Funny: An "Occupational" Hazard
Market Sell-Off a Good Time to Brush Up on Financial Terms
By Justine Diaz
May 4, 2017
Despite the good news, construction spending dipped 0.2% from February to March. If officials enact new infrastructure funding, we could see even higher record levels in the foreseeable future.
Riverside, California. and Lewiston, Idaho had the largest year-over-year gains. Which areas daw the biggest declines and is your region next?
Federal and provincial governments have taken action to slow down the overheated housing markets around Toronto and Vancouver, but they may want to be careful not to overdo it.
Scientists have created bricks harder than concrete by compressing this specific soil. This could significantly bring down the cost of constructing shelters on Mars. But how about here on earth?
While he was working on the layout of the second floor, measuring and marking where the walls will go, he looked up at the otherwise bare concrete wall and saw…
After 10 years of under-building, the home construction industry has turned brisk and is gaining momentum as consumers of various ages desperately seek new places to live.
New York city is undergoing a construction boom. But their biggest hurdle will be passing and implementing legislation that will save lives.
The UK’s housing sector offered up the best news recovering from last month’s minor blip and building on its strongest performance since the end of last year.
The house Apis Cor built last December cost just over $10,000. By comparison, a three-bedroom, 1,050-square-foot house built by Habitat for Humanity costs roughly $50,000. That’s good savings...
Weekly Grind: Safety Stand Down, Forgotten Workers, and Voluntary Turnover
In case you hadn’t heard, OSHA increased the cost of penalties by 78 per cent back in August of 2016, and another two per cent increase came your way just January 15 of this year. Further increases... 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
January 9, 2018