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Construction spending rises 0.7% in July to 7-year high
Construction spending in the U.S. reached its highest mark in seven years in July thanks to major increases from single-family homes ...
Construction spending inches up 0.1% in June
With no change to nonresidential spending, total construction spending in the U.S. saw its smallest gain in five months, ...
Alabama’s new building permit fee will fund statewide construction education and training
Though the construction industry's rebound is in full effect with spending at a nearly 7-year high and jobs at ...
U.S. construction spending continues climb; up 0.8% in May
Nonresidential projects again led to a sizable gain in U.S. construction spending during May, according to preliminary estimates from the Commerce ...
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Is the golden age of underground construction upon us?
During the Great Recession, one phrase reached cliché status: “this is the new normal.” In other words, suck it up, ...
Construction spending up 2.2% in April to $1 trillion, 6-year high
Big gains in nonresidential boosted total construction spending in April 2.2 percent, according to preliminary estimates from the Commerce Department. Spending rose to a seasonally ...
U.S. contractors optimistic about 2015 with 80% planning to make new hires, buy new equipment
After finishing 2014 with employment at nearly a six-year high, hiring within the construction industry is expected to expand ...
Obama urges Congress to focus on improving infrastructure rather than Keystone XL in State of the Union
President Barack Obama in his sixth State of the Union address made little mention of issues related directly to construction and ...
Feds to crack down on widespread construction tax evasion scheme in Florida
The federal government has announced a partnership with Florida state officials to begin cracking down on the widespread use ...
Iowa contractor takes aim at employee retention and safety with hefty monthly bonus checks
Although still in its early days, a program implemented by J. Pettiecord, Des Moines, Iowa, in September is already ...
Construction adds 48,000 workers in December to finish 2014 at nearly 6-year high
The construction industry added Americans to its workforce in every month of 2014, an employment streak capped by an ...
The Top 14 Construction and Heavy Equipment Stories of 2014
In these last hours of 2014, it's easy to look forward to getting 2015 underway, especially for those in ...
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Cat unveils 3 20-ton Next Gen excavators: ‘Platform for the future’ boasts new hydraulic tech, remote start from phone app
3 contractors, 2 VDOT employees plead guilty to snowplow bribery
Nortrax sells seven South Florida Deere dealerships
VIDEO: Time-lapse condenses four years of construction on N.Y.’s new Cuomo Bridge
Tesla unveils electric semi: 500 mile range, ‘racecar’ cab, and ‘impossible to jackknife’
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Cat unveils its first UTVs with gas and diesel models coming Summer 2018
by Joy Powell
Volvo CE intros EC27D excavator: Short-swing size with more power
by Wayne Grayson
Motor grader operation remains a skill earned through training, despite advance of machine control
by Staff Report
Cat intros PM820, PM822, PM825 cold planers with grade control integration
by Wayne Grayson
Chevy unveils 2018 Silverado High Performance, a Corvette-inspired sport truck
by Jason Cannon
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