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Construction adds 28,000 jobs in January

Construction adds 28,000 jobs in January

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Feb 08, 2016

The U.S. construction industry continued its streak of employment gains in January, adding 28,000 jobs. The industry now employs 6.615 million ...

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 ...

Construction adds 45,000 jobs in December to finish 2015 up 4%

Construction adds 45,000 jobs in December to finish...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 08, 2016

Finishing 2015 with a ninth-consecutive month of employment gains, the U.S. construction industry added 45,000 employees to its workforce in ...

Houston construction crew robbed at gunpoint twice in one week

Houston construction crew robbed at gunpoint twice in...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 07, 2016

A construction crew in Houston recently told KHOU TV that they "feared for their lives," after being robbed at gunpoint ...

Worker loses his mind, fires nail gun, slashes tires in jobsite altercation with co-worker

Worker loses his mind, fires nail gun, slashes tires in...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Dec 18, 2015

A confrontation between two construction workers on a Hawaii jobsite last month proves that not everything on the Big Island ...

INDOT workers rescue elderly couple and pets after dump truck mangles minivan

INDOT workers rescue elderly couple and pets after dump...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Dec 11, 2015

An Indiana Department of Transportation road crew is being celebrated for its heroic actions after they helped save an elderly couple, as ...

Construction adds 46,000 jobs in November

Construction adds 46,000 jobs in November

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Dec 04, 2015

Despite the onset of colder months, construction job numbers are only heating up. Following the addition of 34,000 jobs in October, ...

Construction adds 31,000 jobs in October

Construction adds 31,000 jobs in October

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 09, 2015

After four months of relatively small employment gains, the U.S. construction industry had a big October, adding 31,000 jobs to ...

Maine residents use road construction as inspiration for slightly morbid Halloween display

Maine residents use road construction as inspiration...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Oct 30, 2015

Residents in a small cottage community of Maine were so fed up with the delays from a road construction project that they ...

Three investigations underway into cause of bridge collapse that injured 10 construction workers in California

Three investigations underway into cause of bridge...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Oct 15, 2015

Three different investigations have now begun to find out the cause of a California bridge collapse that injured 10 construction workers. The ...

10 construction workers injured in collapse of 91 Freeway bridge near LA

10 construction workers injured in collapse of 91...

Posted by Chris Hill on Oct 12, 2015

An onramp bridge under construction collapsed on the 91 Freeway in Corona, California, injuring 10 construction workers October 9, according to ...

Crane Industry Services brings custom training courses to West Georgia Technical College

Crane Industry Services brings custom training courses...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Oct 12, 2015

Hoping to boost the number of skilled trade workers in Georgia, Crane Industry Services, an Atlanta-bassed crane operator and rigger ...

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