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Aug 11, 2016
VIDEO: Cat shows how to operate large loaders like a pro with in-depth tour of 988K
Caterpillar has posted a helpful training video for large loader operators to its Cat Mining YouTube page. The 25-minute video ...
Aug 08, 2016
HCSS doubles 2016 construction intern scholarships; applications taken until Sept. 16
Now in its second year, the 2016 Construction Intern Awards program will give a total of $50,000 in college scholarships ...
Aug 05, 2016
Construction adds 14,000 jobs in July
July snapped a three-month streak of jobs losses for the U.S. construction industry with an increase of 14,000 workers. Construction employment ...
Jul 25, 2016
Foreman hides life-sized Waldo around his jobsite for kids in hospital to find daily
A jobsite foreman in Indiana is going the extra mile each day to bring smiles to the faces of children ...
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LESSON LEARNED: ONE CONTRACTOR MAKES IDLE TIME PERSONAL
Precision Pipeline is an excavating contractor based in Utah and known for doing high-quality, competitively priced work. Although business is…
Jul 11, 2016
Crane study seeks to determine benefit of simulators in operator training
Crane Industry Services (CIS), has begun a study to determine how effective the integration of crane simulators is in its training program. The ...
Jul 08, 2016
Construction jobs flat in June, but unemployment rate continues to fall
Following two consecutive months of jobs losses, employment in the U.S. construction industry was flat in June. Employment held steady at 6.643 ...
Jul 05, 2016
Operator training school helping to rebuild construction workforce amid labor shortage
At the controls of a Caterpillar D6 dozer on an overcast day in Southern Wisconsin, David Gomroth, 33, of LaCrosse, ...
Jun 13, 2016
VIDEO: Hilarious look into the life of a construction newbie goes viral
Carpentry Contractors Company, a carpentry labor supplier based in Minnesota's Twin Cities, recently posted the video below to YouTube in ...
Jun 06, 2016
Year-long streak of construction jobs gains snapped, but unemployment hits 10-year low
Following a streak of 12 consecutive months without a loss in jobs, the U.S. construction industry has posted losses for ...
May 09, 2016
Construction training to be the only subject at this Chicago high school
This fall, the city of Chicago will transition one of its vocational high schools to a curriculum based solely around ...
May 09, 2016
Construction job gains dip in April as unemployment drops 3 points
Though April's jobs gain was among the lowest of the U.S. construction's 13-month-long streak of staving off employment losses, the small increase was ...
Apr 04, 2016
Construction adds 27,000 jobs in March
For 12 months now, the U.S. construction industry has not posted a loss in jobs. The industry added 27,000 jobs in ...
Mar 21, 2016
Worker killed in 53-story fall from Los Angeles hotel under construction
A construction worker was killed last week in Los Angeles after suffering a fall from 53 stories. According to a report ...
Mar 07, 2016
Construction adds 19,000 jobs in February
The U.S. construction industry continued a now 11-month-long streak of job gains in February with the addition of 19,000 jobs. The ...
Feb 16, 2016
Highway worker frees woman from vehicle overturned in icy Indiana creek
A highway worker in Indiana is being hailed a hero after he helped rescue a woman whose car overturned in a creek ...
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