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How construction companies can leverage social media

How construction companies can leverage social media

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 24, 2013

A new article from Construction Executive provides a great crash course in social media use for those in construction. The article ...

Atlas Copco acquires MEYCO Equipment

Atlas Copco acquires MEYCO Equipment

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 24, 2013

Atlas Copco recently announced that is buying Swedish company MEYCO Equipment from BASF Construction Chemicals Europe AG. Atlas Copco says MEYCO will be ...

Caterpillar uncovers accounting misconduct at Chinese mining unit, ousts several managers

Caterpillar uncovers accounting misconduct at Chinese...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 19, 2013

Caterpillar announced Friday that it had uncovered a "deliberate, multi-year, coordinated" accounting scheme at Zhengzhou Siwei Mechanical & Electrical Manufacturing ...

PCA: 2013 is construction’s real turnaround year

PCA: 2013 is construction’s real turnaround year

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Jan 18, 2013

Ed Sullivan, the Portland Cement Association's chief economist, is not one to be overly optimistic. While others were saying that construction ...

Construction materials prices decline 0.1 percent in December

Construction materials prices decline 0.1 percent in...

Posted by EQW Staff on Jan 16, 2013

Associated Builders and Contractors has released its Producer Price Index (PPI) report for December, which reveals that national construction materials ...

AGC forecast promises mixed outlook for 2013 U.S. construction

AGC forecast promises mixed outlook for 2013 U.S....

Posted by Amy Materson on Jan 14, 2013

2013 should be a better year than 2012 for construction firms, but not necessarily a great one, said Ken Simonson, ...

Employee fatalities, willful violations now mean OSHA criminal referrals

Employee fatalities, willful violations now mean OSHA...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 09, 2013

OSHA has begun to make a criminal referral to the Justice Department in every case involving an employee fatality and ...

OSHA to finalize confined spaces and electrical equipment rules this year

OSHA to finalize confined spaces and electrical...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 08, 2013

Two construction industry rules are listed to be finalized in 2013 on OSHA's semiannual regulatory agenda, published today. The first deals ...

Colorado experiences $3.4 billion hospital building boom

Colorado experiences $3.4 billion hospital building...

Posted by EQW Staff on Jan 08, 2013

Colorado is experiencing a $3.4 billion building boom thanks to 50 hospital construction projects across the state, NBC 11 News ...

AGC New York wins award for military support

AGC New York wins award for military support

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 08, 2013

The Associated General Contractors of New York State received an Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve Patriotic Award for ...

World of Concrete reveals Crews That Rock 2013 winners

World of Concrete reveals Crews That Rock 2013 winners

Posted by EQW Staff on Jan 08, 2013

World of Concrete (WOC) has announced the top winners of its “Crews That Rock 2013” contest. Each crew will receive ...

New York reviews methods to prepare, respond to future disasters

New York reviews methods to prepare, respond to future...

Posted by EQW Staff on Jan 08, 2013

The NYS 2100 Commission, a panel put in place to issue recommendations for how New York should spend some of ...

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