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Despite slow start to 2014 and concerns, top construction economists forecast growth in spending and jobs

Despite slow start to 2014 and concerns, top...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 17, 2014

The outlook from respected economists in the construction industry continues to be mixed as all the elements for growth are ...

Construction expected to grow 8% this year with “groundhog”-like growth from nonresidential

Construction expected to grow 8% this year with...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Mar 27, 2014

Construction industry consultant FMI has released what it calls a "cautiously optimistic" outlook for the industry in 2014 in its ...

Forecast for U.S. construction value at year’s end dropped due to 3 political uncertainties

Forecast for U.S. construction value at year’s...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Sep 23, 2013

Citing three different political situations it expects to cause continued shifting in construction markets, FMI has again revised downward its ...

Forecast for 2013 construction value growth revised down due to shifting strength of individual markets

Forecast for 2013 construction value growth revised...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 10, 2013

In its second quarter 2013 Construction Outlook report, FMI has revised down its forecast for overall construction value growth to ...

Construction fuel consumption falls 0.74% in April

Construction fuel consumption falls 0.74% in April

Posted by Wayne Grayson on May 21, 2013

The WEX Construction Fuel Consumption Index fell for the second consecutive month in April, indicating a slowing in construction activity. The ...

Annual U.S. construction value forecast to reach $919 billion

Annual U.S. construction value forecast to reach $919...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 09, 2013

The value of annual construction is expected to show an increase of 8 percent over 2012 levels, according to a ...

Construction spending hits highest mark in 3 years

Construction spending hits highest mark in 3 years

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Dec 03, 2012

Construction spending increased by 9.6 percent in the year between October 2011 and October 2012, to a 37-month high of ...

FMI: Construction-put-in-place, employment on the rise

FMI: Construction-put-in-place, employment on the rise

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 29, 2012

FMI has released its Third Quarter 2012 Engineering and Technical Professional Services Industry Update, anticipating construction put in place to ...

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