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Construction worker killed in Alabama work zone crash

Construction worker killed in Alabama work zone crash

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Feb 16, 2015

A construction worker in southwest Alabama was killed Friday morning in a work zone crash. According to a report from the ...

VIDEO: This kid digging a trench with a giant RC excavator will make you question your childhood happiness

VIDEO: This kid digging a trench with a giant RC...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Feb 13, 2015

Most kids have chores. Sometimes that involves yard work. Raking leaves, mowing the lawn. But digging a trench? God bless ...

Nearly 50 NYC contractors, inspectors and property managers charged in bribery scheme

Nearly 50 NYC contractors, inspectors and property...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Feb 13, 2015

Earlier this week, dozens of New York City construction professionals surrendered to police and were charged as the result of a ...

Just about every type of skilled construction profession got a raise last year

Just about every type of skilled construction...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Feb 12, 2015

Wages for skilled construction workers are up nearly across the board, according to the latest wage survey from the National Center ...

With oil field cuts increasing, Texas contractors rush to hire and recruit laid off workers

With oil field cuts increasing, Texas contractors rush...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Feb 10, 2015

Many workers in South Texas are currently experiencing a bit of déjà vu. During the recession, the U.S. construction industry lost ...

Precision Pipeline worked around the recession and desert turtles to become one of Utah’s top contractors

Precision Pipeline worked around the recession and...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Feb 10, 2015

Landon Floyd grew up in construction. His father ran a small excavation and pipeline company in Southern California but moved ...

Buffalo forum brings together female construction pros to brainstorm methods for growing their numbers

Buffalo forum brings together female construction pros...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Feb 09, 2015

Two Buffalo construction groups have formed a forum for local female construction professionals in order to give these women a ...

Missouri approves budget-reduced road and bridge construction plan

Missouri approves budget-reduced road and bridge...

Posted by Chris Hill on Feb 09, 2015

The Missouri Highways and Transportation Commission has approved the Missouri Department of Transportation’s “325 System” plan, which will focus on maintenance rather ...

VIDEO: Excavator’s thread-like cable snaps, tanker truck in tow goes careening off muddy hillside

VIDEO: Excavator’s thread-like cable snaps,...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Feb 06, 2015

To be sure, this hill's sloppy terrain presents a formidable challenge. This tanker needs to make it up the slope ...

Bosch CV300 concrete vibrator hits 20,000 vibrations per minute

Bosch CV300 concrete vibrator hits 20,000 vibrations...

Posted by Chris Hill on Feb 06, 2015

The Bosch CV300 Concrete Vibrator reaches roughly 5,000 vibrations per minute (VPM) more than competitive tools, allowing for smooth and efficient ...

STIHL launches lithium-ion powered TSA 230 cut-off machine

STIHL launches lithium-ion powered TSA 230 cut-off...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Feb 05, 2015

Funny thing about small gas-powered concrete cut-off saws. According to Dan Pherson, Stihl product manager, they may only get a ...

Apple’s new $2 billion Arizona data HQ to create 500 construction jobs

Apple’s new $2 billion Arizona data HQ to create...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Feb 05, 2015

Valued at around $700 billion and fresh off one of the company's most successful quarters in its history, Apple isn't ...

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