National Excavator Initiative Launches With The Help of Mike Rowe
Austin, Texas (May 21, 2019)—The importance of the pipes, wires and cables buried underground that support our daily lives is being “unearthed” with the help of executive producer, host and...
Kwame Building Group Receives Award for Taxiway & Runway Rehabilitation at St. Louis Lambert International Airport
St. Louis, Missouri (May 22, 2019)—Kwame Building Group (KWAME) has received the American Concrete Paving Association (ACPA) “Excellence in Concrete Paving Award” for taxiway and runway...
Green Builder Media Announces ‘Hot 50’ Green Building Products
Lake City, Colorado (May 23, 2019)—In the annual “Hot 50” issue, Green Builder editors have selected the most innovative, creative and all-around sustainable products available to the building market...
JCB Announces Winner of the ‘Win A Teleskid’ Sweepstakes
Savannah, Georgia (May 15, 2019)—JCB today announced that Chad Latta, of Latta Earthworks in Athens, Ohio, is the winner of the JCB “Win a Teleskid” sweepstakes. Latta wins a 12-month lease on a...
Equipment Leasing and Finance Association’s Survey of Economic Activity: Monthly Leasing and Finance Index
Washington, D.C. (May 23, 2019)—The Equipment Leasing and Finance Association’s (ELFA) Monthly Leasing and Finance Index (MLFI-25), which reports economic activity from 25...
FTI Consulting Construction Solutions Practice Appoints Senior Managing Director
Washington, D.C. (May 22, 2019)—FTI Consulting Inc. has announced that Frank Regnery has been appointed as a senior managing director in the Construction Solutions practice. He will be...
Slight Rebound for Architecture Billings in April
Washington, D.C. (May 22, 2019)—Following a sizable decrease in demand for design services in March, the April Architecture Billings Index (ABI) climbed back into positive territory according to a...
April Construction Starts Retreat 15%
New York, New York (May 22, 2019) — The value of new construction starts in April fell 15% to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $685.2 billion, pulling back following the 16% hike that was...
Kwame Building Group Receives Award for Work at St. Louis Lambert International Airport
St. Louis, Missouri (May 22, 2019) – Kwame Building Group (KWAME) has received the American Concrete Paving Association (ACPA) Excellence in Concrete Paving Award for taxiway and runway...
Virgin Trains U.S.A. Announces Contractors For Orlando, Florida, Service Expansion
Miami, Florida (May 21, 2019)—Virgin Trains U.S.A., formerly Brightline, has announced the rail construction contractors for Phase 2 expansion between Orlando and South Florida, representing a...
SEAA Announces 2018 ‘Person of the Year’ & ‘Lifetime Achievement’ Award Recipients
Winston-Salem, North Carolina (May 20, 2019)—Jack Vernon Nix Jr., vice president of operations for Shelby Erectors Inc., was named 2018 “Person of the Year” by the Steel Erectors Association of...
Construction Robotics Market to Reach $226M Worldwide by 2025
Boulder, Colorado (May 7, 2019)—Construction is a historically labor-intensive industry with little automation. The traditional solution to achieving more production has been to simply add more...
Zweig Group Reports Strong Financial Outlook for AEC Industry
Fayetteville, Arkansas (May 20, 2019)—Zweig Group’s annual “Financial Performance Survey of AEC Firms,” released April 4, 2019, identified a strong positive trend in multiple key financial...
Canada’s Construction Industry Set to Reach $304.6B in 2023, Driven by Investments in Infrastructure
London, United Kingdom (May 20, 2019)—Canada’s construction industry output value was estimated to be $291.2 billion in 2018. This is expected to grow to $304.6 billion in 2023 (measured at constant...
United Rentals Helps Contractors Advance Trench Safety Through Training
Stamford, Connecticut (May 20, 2019)—Trench and excavation work represent some of the most dangerous jobs in the construction industry. Maintaining up-to-date training on safety regulations and...