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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 ...

U.S. Census Bureau releases value of construction...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Jul 17, 2012

The United States Census Bureau has released an overview of the value of construction in May 2012, with its total ...

April housing rates rise

Posted by Equipment World Staff on May 24, 2012

The National Association of Home Builders has reported on new figures from the U.S. Census Bureau and HUD, which show ...

Nonresidential construction spending falls 1.6 percent...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on May 21, 2012

Total nonresidential construction spending fell 1.6 percent in February to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $555.4 billion, according to ...

Recession catches up with construction industry

Posted by Lauren Heartsill Dowdle on Nov 16, 2010

Associated Builders and Contractors released its 2011 economic forecast for the U.S. commercial and industrial construction industry. The national recession, which ...

Is the construction industry recovering?

Posted by Lauren Heartsill Dowdle on Sep 07, 2010

Construction employment increased by 14,000 in April. But, at 554 million jobs, construction industry employment was 9 percent lower than ...

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