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Man dies in Illinois construction zone crash

Man dies in Illinois construction zone crash

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Jan 20, 2016

A man in Illinois died over the weekend after he hit a semi truck trailer parked in a road construction ...

Rams’ move to LA will bring luxurious stadium, 22k construction jobs

Rams’ move to LA will bring luxurious stadium,...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 19, 2016

With the National Football League agreeing to allow the St. Louis Rams to move to Los Angeles, the team is ...

Washington governor halts Bertha tunneling after sinkhole forms

Washington governor halts Bertha tunneling after...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Jan 18, 2016

Bertha didn't get back to work for long. Washington Gov. Jay Inslee has put the brakes on the massive tunnel boring machine ...

From digging graves as a boy to relocating a construction business during the recession, Tim Humerick built a career staring down the odds

From digging graves as a boy to relocating a...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 18, 2016

Tim Humerick has spent little of his life doing things he didn’t want to do. There was the one time he ...

Backhoe swallowed up as water main break causes sinkhole near Boston

Backhoe swallowed up as water main break causes...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 14, 2016

A backhoe operator responding to a water main break was able to escape as his machine was partially swallowed by ...

Construction worker’s $2 million Powerball prize a fortunate accident

Construction worker’s $2 million Powerball prize...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 14, 2016

A New Mexico construction worker says he nearly walked away from the ticket that has made him $2 million richer ...

Jeep confirms that it will soon release a Wrangler pickup truck

Jeep confirms that it will soon release a Wrangler...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 13, 2016

While speaking with the Detroit News during the North American International Auto Show this week, Jeep has confirmed earlier reports that ...

Contractors tell AGC worker shortage remains their top concern despite half having already increased base pay

Contractors tell AGC worker shortage remains their top...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 12, 2016

As we reported yesterday, a majority of construction firms in the U.S. are optimistic about 2016 volumes and plan to ...

Honda unveils 2017 Ridgeline with largest bed in midsize segment, AWD option, sweet in-bed audio system (PHOTOS)

Honda unveils 2017 Ridgeline with largest bed in...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 11, 2016

After the unveiling of a desert racing version during the 2015 SEMA show in November that gave us a general idea ...

Nearly 2/3 of U.S contractors plan to hire in 2016 due to optimism in several markets, AGC study finds

Nearly 2/3 of U.S contractors plan to hire in 2016 due...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 11, 2016

The vast majority of U.S. contractors have voiced a positive outlook for 2016 and are expecting to hire more workers ...

Worker killed by carbon monoxide poisoning near Baltimore

Worker killed by carbon monoxide poisoning near...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 11, 2016

A construction worker in Maryland was found dead last month from apparent carbon monoxide poisoning. According to a report from CBS Baltimore, ...

Alabama road worker killed after being struck by a vehicle

Alabama road worker killed after being struck by a...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Jan 11, 2016

An Alabama road worker was killed and another one was seriously injured just as they were finishing up work on ...

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