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Update your construction company’s safety plan to protect temporary workers

Update your construction company’s safety plan to...

Posted by Amy Materson on Oct 02, 2014

So, your safety plan is up to date, you conduct frequent, targeted training and your workers have bought into and ...

Construction critical to growth of unconventional energy market

Construction critical to growth of unconventional...

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Oct 01, 2014

Construction is a key player throughout the “unconventional” oil and gas supply chain, according to a just-released study by the ...

Construction spending dips 0.8% in August due to fall in nonresidential

Construction spending dips 0.8% in August due to fall...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Oct 01, 2014

U.S. construction spending saw its second dip of the year in August, falling 0.8 percent. Spending was at a seasonally adjusted ...

It’s time for contractors to start financial planning for 2015. Here are 3 tips to get you started

It’s time for contractors to start financial...

Posted by Amy Materson on Sep 29, 2014

Now that the construction busy season is winding down, it’s time to turn your attention to those housekeeping tasks you ...

PCA forecasts steady growth for cement consumption through 2016 as construction activity increases

PCA forecasts steady growth for cement consumption...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Sep 25, 2014

According to the latest forecast from the Portland Cement Association (PCA), cement consumption in the U.S. will see steady gains ...

Equipment operator killed after bulldozer flips, pins him underneath in Tennessee

Equipment operator killed after bulldozer flips, pins...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Sep 25, 2014

A construction worker was killed in an accident south of Nashville Tuesday afternoon when a bulldozer flipped on top of ...

AGC to offer new work zone training program in 2015

AGC to offer new work zone training program in 2015

Posted by Amy Materson on Sep 25, 2014

The Associated General Contractors of America will put $135,000 in grant money to good use in 2015, using the funds ...

VIDEO: Time-lapse captures 2-year construction of new San Francisco 49ers football stadium in 2 minutes

VIDEO: Time-lapse captures 2-year construction of new...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Sep 24, 2014

The folks at EarthCam have done it again, capturing yet another huge construction project from start to finish this time ...

Ohio DOT’s first P3 construction project will be largest in state’s history

Ohio DOT’s first P3 construction project will be...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Sep 24, 2014

The Portsmouth Gateway Group is set to begin building the largest single construction project the Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) has ...

LED light balloons are a durable, cost-effective way to illuminate a jobsite

LED light balloons are a durable, cost-effective way to...

Posted by Amy Materson on Sep 23, 2014

Illuminate the jobsite in any environment with 8:12 Illumination’s energy efficient LED light balloon, which handles all types of weather ...

IPAF report indicates more than 20 aerial work platform deaths worldwide in first half of 2014

IPAF report indicates more than 20 aerial work platform...

Posted by Amy Materson on Sep 22, 2014

The International Powered Access Federation, a non-profit group that promotes the safe use of powered access equipment, has released half-year ...

New ARTBA awards program to honor construction firms who serve their communities

New ARTBA awards program to honor construction firms...

Posted by Amy Materson on Sep 19, 2014

Construction firms intent on giving back to their communities may now be honored for their good works. The Transportation Development Foundation, ...

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