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Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 12, 2013

Just when it looked like the final hurdle to immigration reform had been cleared, dozens of business groups, including half ...

ABC selects Excellence in Construction Awards recipients

ABC selects Excellence in Construction Awards...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Mar 05, 2013

Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) has selected the winners of its annual Excellence in Construction Awards celebration, a competition which ...

Construction materials prices rise 0.7% in January

Construction materials prices rise 0.7% in January

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Feb 20, 2013

National construction materials prices increased 0.7 percent percent in January, according to the latest Associated Builders and Contractors Producer Price ...

Construction Backlog indicates stall in commercial construction in Q4 2012

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Posted by Wayne Grayson on Feb 19, 2013

Fiscal cliff fears and constrained project budgets are behind the stall in commercial construction in the fourth quarter of 2012, ...

Construction materials prices decline 0.1 percent in December

Construction materials prices decline 0.1 percent in...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jan 16, 2013

Associated Builders and Contractors has released its Producer Price Index (PPI) report for December, which reveals that national construction materials ...

ABC: modest recovery of nonresidential construction continues in 2013

ABC: modest recovery of nonresidential construction...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Dec 05, 2012

Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) has released its 2013 economic forecast for the United States commercial and industrial construction industry, ...

Construction materials prices dip 0.4 percent in October

Construction materials prices dip 0.4 percent in...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Nov 19, 2012

National construction materials prices fell 0.4 percent in October, according to the U.S. Labor Department’s producer price index (PPI). This ...

Growth expected, but construction’s economic recovery well behind other sectors

Growth expected, but construction’s economic...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 19, 2012

The construction sector of the U.S. economy is expected to see mild recovery through the end of 2012 with accelerated ...

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Posted by Equipment World Staff on Apr 05, 2012

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American Society of Concrete Contractors Annual CEO Forum

American Society of Concrete Contractors Annual CEO...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Nov 14, 2011

The American Society of Concrete Contractors will hold its annual CEO Forum July 26-29, 2012 at the Coeur d’Alene Resort, ...

‘Unexpected good news:’ Nonresidential construction...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Oct 03, 2011

An Oct. 3 report by the U.S. Census Bureau shows that nonresidential construction spending, which includes both privately and publicly ...

Senate repeals 1099 reporting requirements

Posted by Amy Materson on Apr 05, 2011

The U.S. Senate passed H.R. 4 on Monday, effectively repealing the expanded tax reporting requirements in the Patient Protection and ...

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