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ABC survey: Fla. contractors have open positions, few takers
The Associated Builders and Contractors' 3Q survey shows the double whammy of a booming market and Hurricane Irma clean-up ...
Contractors expect growth in 2018 – along with worsening labor shortage
Anticipating that the economy will be better than last year for the industry, a majority of construction firms plan to ...
The upside of construction’s aging workforce
Although much has been made of construction’s aging workforce, most of the emphasis has been on labor. But aging ...
Construction adds 8,000 jobs in September
The construction industry added 8,000 jobs during September bringing total industry employment to 6.911 million Americans, according to preliminary data ...
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Acosta confirmed as next Secretary of Labor
The U.S. Senate has confirmed Alexander Acosta to be the next Secretary of Labor, making him the only Latino in Trump's ...
Alexander Acosta is President Trump’s new nomination for Secretary of Labor
Less than 24 hours after Andrew Puzder withdrew his nomination as Secretary of Labor, President Trump announced the nomination ...
New Labor Dept. regs require employers to pay overtime to additional 5 million workers
In an op-ed published by the Huffington Post, President Obama revealed his administration's plan to raise the wages of millions ...
Another worker shortage compounded by the energy boom could delay construction of $1.3 billion Dallas hospital
Construction officials with a Dallas area hospital say their project is losing workers and bidders to stiff competition from the ...
The Newbie’s Guide to Succeeding in Construction: 7 rules for your first week
Our industry needs young men. Young men need jobs. You would think these problems would solve each other, but there's ...
Survey says more than half of construction companies affected by skilled worker shortage, details how they’re coping
At this point, it would be quicker to list the number of cities that haven't reported construction projects being ...
Qatar World Cup construction could leave 4,000 workers dead
The International Trade Union Confederation claims that construction underway to prepare Qatar for hosting the 2022 World Cup will ...
Southeast Wisconsin construction projects delayed by skilled labor shortage
Add southeast Wisconsin to the list of places in the U.S. feeling the impact of a skilled labor shortage ...
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How contractors can get disaster cleanup work in the Hurricane Florence recovery efforts
VIDEO: Operator gets loader buried in pile, has to seesaw machine free
With drones, 3D modeling services and Propeller partnership, Komatsu Smart Construction is digitizing the jobsite
REVIEW: Cat S61 boasts better thermal camera, new laser measuring. But can it all justify the $1k price tag?
Deere’s new SS30 shreds stumps low and slow
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Deere updates 310L EP backhoe, 210L/EP tractor loaders with performance boosts, new engines
by Wayne Grayson
Goggle Operators: 3D, VR crane control coming to U.S. with Hiab HiVision (VIDEO)
by Don McLoud
The Harley-Davidson F-150 is back for 2019: Custom truck available thru Ford dealers
by Tom Quimby
With 1,000 HMEE high-speed backhoes in service, JCB, U.S. Army officials detail its history, discuss coming remote control capability (VIDEO)
by Wayne Grayson
Volvo, Skanska begin field testing of electric site quarry, expect 95% carbon emissions reduction, 25% operational cost reduction
by Marcia Gruver Doyle
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