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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 ...

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 ...

Construction adds 8,000 jobs in September

Construction adds 8,000 jobs in September

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Oct 07, 2015

September brought another positive month to the U.S. construction workforce with an addition of 8,000 jobs. The industry now employs 6.396 ...

Company focused on construction staffing and skills training opens in Alabama

Company focused on construction staffing and skills...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Sep 09, 2015

A new company focused on training up skilled construction workers opened its doors recently in Alabama. Wright Way held its ribbon ...

“Mamas, don’t let your babies grow up shunning construction.” A contractor’s look back

“Mamas, don’t let your babies grow up...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Sep 07, 2015

Editor's Note: With Labor Day, it's time to begin saying goodbye to summer and time to take a break and enjoy ...

ARTBA receives grants to provide safety training to construction workers

ARTBA receives grants to provide safety training to...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Sep 07, 2015

The American Road and Transportation Builders Associations recently received a federal grant to train workers in the transportation construction industry about ...

Construction adds 3,000 jobs in August

Construction adds 3,000 jobs in August

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Sep 04, 2015

Though hiring has certainly slowed over the summer months, the construction industry continued to add new workers rather than lose ...

New survey, hotel developers the latest severe signifiers of construction’s labor shortage

New survey, hotel developers the latest severe...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Aug 13, 2015

In addition to the industry surveys and anecdotal evidence from states and projects all over the country, you can add ...

Construction adds 6,000 jobs in July; unemployment falls to 8-year low

Construction adds 6,000 jobs in July; unemployment...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Aug 07, 2015

Following a flat June, the U.S. construction industry saw a small increase in employment in July. According to preliminary data from the ...

Guy who drove into construction site and hit a worker says he was only trying to help

Guy who drove into construction site and hit a worker...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 31, 2015

A disagreement between a construction crew and an enraged driver in Arkansas resulted in one worker clinging to the front ...

Construction workers befriend homesick 4-year-old, make him part of the crew

Construction workers befriend homesick 4-year-old, make...

Posted by Angela Thomas on Jul 29, 2015

How would you feel about a 4 year old telling you to “Get back to work?” A construction crew in ...

Alabama’s new building permit fee will fund statewide construction education and training

Alabama’s new building permit fee will fund...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 07, 2015

Though the construction industry's rebound is in full effect with spending at a nearly 7-year high and jobs at a ...

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