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U.S. home starts fall 3.8% in January as builders remain conflicted about market’s prospects

U.S. home starts fall 3.8% in January as builders...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Feb 17, 2016

U.S. home starts fell for a second consecutive month in January as builder confidence in the market continued its decline. Construction on ...

Trailer’s GPS signal leads to recovery of $500k worth of stolen heavy equipment in South Carolina

Trailer’s GPS signal leads to recovery of $500k...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 05, 2016

When we talk about installing GPS tracking onto heavy equipment, we're usually talking about the big stuff: dozers, loaders, excavators, ...

Roller Compacted Concrete gaining momentum

Roller Compacted Concrete gaining momentum

Posted by Tom Kuennen on Jan 04, 2016

With its placement and quick-set advantages, the use of roller compacted concrete is gaining fresh energy among contractors and road agencies.   "RCC ...

Construction crew that rebuilds in wake of superhero battles focus of upcoming Marvel sitcom on ABC

Construction crew that rebuilds in wake of superhero...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Oct 05, 2015

If you've ever wondered what goes into rebuilding and cleaning up after the Avengers have tackled a tough foe, you're going ...

Wisconsin DOT using social media to update drivers on WIS 441, I-41 construction

Wisconsin DOT using social media to update drivers on...

Posted by Chris Hill on Apr 28, 2015

Through updates from the Wisconsin State Patrol, the Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) will be posting construction updates for Wisconsin ...

The big Intermat equipment show starts today in Paris and we’ll be there. Prepare yourself with these epic videos

The big Intermat equipment show starts today in Paris...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 20, 2015

Intermat, the world's third-largest construction equipment trade show, begins in Paris today and Equipment World is on hand providing complete coverage throughout ...

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 ...

The Top 14 Construction and Heavy Equipment Stories of 2014

The Top 14 Construction and Heavy Equipment Stories of...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Dec 31, 2014

In these last hours of 2014, it's easy to look forward to getting 2015 underway, especially for those in the ...

11-year-old boy arrested for doing $10,000 damage to construction site

11-year-old boy arrested for doing $10,000 damage to...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Aug 18, 2014

Vandalism on construction sites is an unfortunately common intrusion that contractors everywhere have to deal with every once in a ...

Expansion of Oklahoma fertilizer plant could put more than 1,000 contractors to work

Expansion of Oklahoma fertilizer plant could put more...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Aug 06, 2014

The massive expansion of a fertilizer production plant in Oklahoma will likely have quite the impact on the construction industry ...

Floor addition under construction collapses from top of mall in Minneapolis

Floor addition under construction collapses from top of...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on May 08, 2014

The collapse of a third-floor addition under construction at a mall in Minneapolis to the sidewalk below resulted in no ...

State orders Google to move its mystery barge construction site from San Francisco Bay island

State orders Google to move its mystery barge...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Feb 07, 2014

The mystery surrounding whatever it is Google is building atop a barge moored to an island in the middle of ...

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