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Construction adds 48k jobs in January for highest gain in nearly 7 years, but unemployment rate jumps again

Construction adds 48k jobs in January for highest gain...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Feb 07, 2014

The U.S. construction industry added 48,000 jobs in January, posting its highest employment gain since before the start of the ...

San Antonio AGC president says he plans to “double down” on solving skilled worker shortage

San Antonio AGC president says he plans to...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 15, 2014

During a banquet Tuesday, the newly-installed 2014 president of the Assocaited General Contractors of America's San Antonio chapter said the ...

Construction industry adds 20k jobs in September to 4-year high

Construction industry adds 20k jobs in September to...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Oct 22, 2013

During September, U.S. construction companies added 20,000 workers, bringing the industry's workforce to a four-year high. A total of 5.826 million ...

Construction industry loses 7,000 jobs in March

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Apr 06, 2012

The Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) reports that the construction industry lost 7,000 jobs in March, inching the unemployment rate up ...

The details: T&I Committee approves American Energy...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Feb 03, 2012

The Transportation and Infrastructure (T&I) Committee today approved the American Energy & Infrastructure Jobs Act jobs legislation to reauthorize ...

U.S. construction industry adds 8,000 jobs;...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Aug 05, 2011

The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) on Aug. 5 released its Employment Situation Summary for July 2011, noting that ...

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