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Construction spending up 7 percent

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Jul 19, 2012

Total residential and nonresidential construction spending in the United States increased 0.9 percent from April to May and is 7 ...

Private construction spending up in most states says...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 15, 2012

In Portland, Maine Thursday, the chief economist for the Associated General Contractors of America said private spending on construction projects ...

Cat machine global sales rise 12 percent

Posted by Equipment World Staff on May 17, 2012

Caterpillar’s global retail sales rose 12 percent in a three-month period ending in late April, Cat said on May 17. The ...

Nonresidential construction employment increases

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jan 09, 2012

Nonresidential construction employment increased in December by 17,000 despite a 16 percent decrease in overall construction employment. Associated General Contractors ...

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