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Construction loses 6k jobs in July, unemployment drops to lowest rate since 2008

Construction loses 6k jobs in July, unemployment drops...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Aug 02, 2013

The U.S. construction industry lost 6,000 jobs in July, but enjoyed the sixth straight month of unemployment rate decreases. The total ...

Why isn’t construction hiring booming like housing? Hoarding.

Why isn’t construction hiring booming like...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Mar 21, 2013

Citing a phenomenon that might not make much sense to those outside of the industry, Neil Irwin took to the ...

Big construction employment gains indicate rising contractor confidence

Big construction employment gains indicate rising...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Mar 11, 2013

On Friday the latest round of figures from the U.S. Labor Department showed that the construction industry enjoyed its highest monthly ...

Construction employment increases in 33 states & D.C. in December

Construction employment increases in 33 states &...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jan 21, 2013

Construction employment increased in 33 states between November and December, according to an analysis by the Associated General Contractors of ...

Good news, bad news on construction employment front

Posted by Equipment World Staff on May 04, 2012

The construction industry lost 2,000 jobs in April, following similar declines of 3,000 in March and 1,000 in February, but ...

AGC: Construction employment ups, downs

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Mar 20, 2012

Construction employment declined in 111 out of 337 metropolitan areas between January 2011 and January 2012, increased in 169 and ...

Construction employment up in 28 states

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Mar 13, 2012

Construction employment rose in 28 states and the District of Columbia between January 2011 and January 2012, while 20 states ...

‘I Make America’ campaign turns 1;...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Oct 06, 2011

The Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) and the I Make America campaign celebrated the campaign’s first anniversary, and to mark ...

Construction jobs grow in more states, metros in...

Posted by Lauren Heartsill Dowdle on Mar 16, 2011

Construction employment rose in 29 states in D.C. from December to January – despite widespread harsh weather in mid-January – ...

Special Report:  EQUIPMENT’S BRAVE NEW WORLD

Special Report: EQUIPMENT’S BRAVE NEW WORLD

Posted by Brooke Wisdom on Mar 03, 2011

Where we are, how we got here and what happens next. by Kirk Landers, editor emeritus, Better Roads   A recovery is coming ...

Construction employment grows in most states

Posted by Lauren Heartsill Dowdle on Nov 24, 2010

Construction employment expanded in 29 states between September and October, while fewer people are working in construction compared to last ...

Cities add most construction jobs since 2008

Posted by Lauren Heartsill Dowdle on Sep 28, 2010

Construction employment expanded in 56 out of 337 metropolitan areas between August 2009 and August 2010, according to a new ...

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