ConstructConnect's U.S. Construction Starts Summer Forecast Shows Construction Starts Rose by 1.4 Percent Year-on-Year in Q2 2018
Cincinnati, Ohio (August 7, 2018)—ConstructConnect, a leading provider of construction information and technology solutions in North America, announced today the release of its Fall 2018...
ACG Solutions and Critical Response Group Announce Strategic Business Relationship to Significantly Transform First Responder Emergency Operations
Atlanta, Georgia, and Ewing, New Jersey, (August 7, 2018)—ACG Solutions (ACG), and Critical Response Group Inc. (CRG) have announced the two companies have formed a strategic...
Dodge Momentum Index Increases in July
New York (August 8, 2018)—The Dodge Momentum Index moved 1.4 percent higher in July to 169.8 (2000=100) from the revised June reading of 167.3. The Momentum Index is a monthly measure of the...
Dodge Momentum Index Increases in July
New York (August 8, 2018)—The Dodge Momentum Index moved 1.4 percent higher in July to 169.8 (2000=100) from the revised June reading of 167.3. The Momentum Index is a monthly measure of the...
U.S. Department of Labor Extends Some Compliance Dates For General Industry Beryllium Standard
Washington, D.C. (August 8, 2018)—The United States Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has issued a final rule to extend the compliance date for specific...
Projections Reveal Nonresidential Construction Spending to Grow
Washington, D.C. (August 8, 2018)—Construction spending is projected to grow through 2019, according to a new consensus forecast from The American Institute of Architects (AIA). Spending on...
The International Code Council Board of Directors creates new Ad Hoc Committee on Building Safety and Security
Washington, D.C. (August 08, 2018)—The International Code Council (ICC) board of directors established an ad hoc committee to comprehensively explore and assess building safety and security...
Matt White Joins BOMAG as Manager for Milling and Reclamation
Ridgeway, South Carolina (August 8, 2018)—BOMAG Americas Inc. announced that Matt White has joined the BOMAG team as manager, milling & reclamation. In this newly developed...
Z Modular Welcomes 2 industry Veterans to its Business Development Team
Chicago, Illinois (August 9, 2018)—Z Modular announced that it has hired Christopher Schmidt as senior modular project executive and Chris Waters as director of business development. The two...
Adolfson & Peterson Construction Appoints New Vice President of Construction Processes and Technologies
Minneapolis, Minnesota (August 9, 2018)—Adolfson & Peterson Construction (AP) has announced that Frank Sarno has joined its executive and strategic leadership team as vice president of...
Pioneer Millworks is Sponsoring the Dropbox Derby, Portland, Oregon's Largest Design-Build Competition
Portland, Oregon (August 9, 2018)—Pioneer Millworks is sponsoring Lovett Deconstruction's 2nd Annual Dropbox Derby this Labor Day, September 3, 2018, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. ...
Dodge Data & Analytics First Half 2018 Commercial and Multifamily Construction Starts Show Mixed Performance Across Top Metropolitan Areas
New York, New York (August 9, 2018)—During the first half of 2018, five of the top 10 metropolitan markets for commercial and multifamily construction starts ranked by dollar volume showed...
Oldcastle Precast Unveils New Name and New Brand
Atlanta, Georgia (August 13, 2018)—Oldcastle Precast is pleased to announce the unveiling of its new name and new brand, Oldcastle Infrastructure. The name change more accurately reflects the...
Western Specialty Contractors Uses Leading-Edge Concrete Repair Technology to Protect Workers on Springfield, Illinois, Parking Garage Restoration
St. Louis, Missouri (August 14, 2018)—Manual concrete chipping can be a dusty, noisy endeavor that subjects workers to risks of injury and illness. When extensive overhead hammering is required...
2018 Economic Outlook Forecasts 7.0 Percent Expansion In Equipment and Software Investment and 2.8 Percent GDP Growth
Washington, D.C. (July 13, 2018)—After solid growth in 2017, investment in equipment and software should remain strong in 2018 and is projected to expand 7.0 percent (down from 8.5 percent in...