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Construction adds 36,000 jobs in Jan.; 2017 spending up 2.6%
AGC Charities presents $195,000 in Hurricane Harvey aid to construction workers
Eighty-three construction workers who suffered damage to their homes from Hurricane Harvey got a $2,350 surprise. Each received a check ...
N.H. college creates construction safety sciences degree
In the fall of this year, Keene State College in New Hampshire will begin offering a new construction safety ...
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 ...
Amid shortage of skilled laborers, Nev. contractors build operator training facility with high-tech simulators
Virtual-reality simulations will be the centerpiece of a new education and training facility that’s intended to provide a pipeline ...
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Construction adds 30k jobs in December, 210k for 2017
The U.S. construction industry saw employment increase by 3.1 percent during 2017, according to preliminary data from the Labor ...
New Crane Industry Services evaluation identifies operator strengths, weaknesses
Crane Industry Services (CIS) has introduced its Qualified Crane Operator Evaluations (QCOE) process, which it says identifies "specific operator ...
MnDOT creates interactive map to link contractors with small businesses and diverse workers
The Minnesota Department of Transportation is inviting contractors to use a newly created digital mapping system to find approved ...
Construction industry unites to launch Go Build America, a nationwide workforce initiative
Across the nation, employers need more than a million workers to meet construction industry demand – but the work ...
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 ...
Construction jobs reach 10-year high, yet contractors face increasing challenges filling openings
Construction employers added 24,000 jobs in November and 184,000 over the year – yet the need remains high ...
Illinois Tollway approved nearly $936.5 million in contracts in 2017
The Illinois Tollway Board of Directors approved five construction contracts and three professional engineering service contracts totaling nearly $20.2 ...
Needing more construction workers, Illinois Tollway seeks vendor for new training, hiring program
The Illinois Tollway is creating a workforce development initiative to train and place disadvantaged workers in roadway and transportation-related ...
Construction adds 24,000 jobs in November
The U.S. construction industry increased employment for a fourth consecutive month in November, with the addition of 24,000 jobs. Total ...
Hurricane recovery sends construction unemployment to record low
U.S. construction unemployment tied a record low in October, at 4.5 percent, with recovery from Hurricanes Harvey and Irma ...
New fee funds construction worker training in Ala.
The Alabama Construction Industry Craft Training Board has awarded $1.8 million in grants to train workers for construction jobs. The ...
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In wake of father’s death, a son takes family construction business to new heights
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