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Construction materials prices decline 0.1 percent in December

Construction materials prices decline 0.1 percent in...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi 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 Amanda Bayhi 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 Amanda Bayhi 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 Amanda Bayhi on Jan 08, 2013

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

Construction job growth means hope for U.S. economy

Construction job growth means hope for U.S. economy

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 07, 2013

A new report from the Washington Post calls the construction industry one of the "bright spots" in the recovering labor ...

Construction adds 30k jobs in December

Construction adds 30k jobs in December

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 04, 2013

Preliminary figures from the U.S. Labor Department show that the construction industry added 30,000 jobs in the month of December. ...

U.S. needs new bridges but states lack funding

U.S. needs new bridges but states lack funding

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 03, 2013

The average age of the 600,000 bridges in the United States is 43 years old, according to a new report ...

Report: Road construction to see only slight improvement in 2013

Report: Road construction to see only slight...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 03, 2013

Despite the ongoing economic recovery, the U.S. road construction market is tough going and will only slightly improve in the ...

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