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Nov 15, 2017 . The construction industry is growing in Arizona, and the number of job opportunities is growing with it. If you are looking into the possibility of working in the construction industry in Arizona, here are a few of the pros and cons. . the construction industry? Let us know in the comment section. If you have any..
Dec 15, 2017 . As 2017 comes to a close, several major events and issues continue to plague the U.S. construction industry. However, the industry's labor shortage and increasing material costs top the list, now much more acute in the wake of three destructive hurricanes that tattered the Caribbean, Florida and Texas and..
Brexit: UK construction industry facing 'cliff edge'. The UK construction industry is calling for the Government to provide further details on its post-Brexit immigration system to give EU nationals greater certainty about their future. Business News..
Jun 8, 2017 . Update 6/8/2017: The construction industry just keeps adding awesome new blogs and news sites, so we've added a few more to this post. . Devries, an attorney for Burr & Forman, who comments on the latest news and trends surrounding risk assessment, risk prevention, construction management, and..
Aug 19, 2017 . American builders' productivity has plunged by half since the late 1960s
Jan 9, 2018 . Economists from four of the leading construction industry associations share their outlook for the general construction industry
May 6, 2015 . (via PRWeb) When the U.S. economy took its hit in 2008, construction rates and new project plans were at an all-time low for years. Thankfully, due to the cyclical nature of the construction industry, over time it has gradually been re-established to its original state. Electric TV interviewed economist and..
Nov 28, 2017 . Last week's Budget can be summarised as a moment of governmental realisation: in order to have a healthy housing market, you need a healthy construction industry
Success in the construction industry takes the right person. December 28, 2016 ttsaoadmin 2 Comments. The construction industry is a very attractable industry for many people coming into transportation industry. High wages, plenty of work, and ease of work are all reasons why many feel the construction industry may be..
Jan 14, 2015 . Here are 9 quotes on construction to inspire you and 2 more to make you laugh. . When you work in the construction industry, you see evidence of your job every day, from the site you worked on last week, to the project you're hoping to get next month. You're out . Share them with us in the comments!Comments: Utah construction industry struggles with labor shortage .
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Mar 8, 2018 . The steel and aluminum tariffs President Trump plans to sign today will make domestic steel and aluminum mills very happy. But the potential shift in metal prices has many industries, including construction, expecting higher costs, and may also impact infrastructure spending across the nation. In a study..
The construction industry has a love/hate relationship with payment. We love to get paid we need it to survive. But the disconnects at every corner of the job give the industry a bad reputation. That reputation comes into play at every level. Owners are warned that contractors are all just a bunch of con artists looking to build..
For many construction firms, keeping their workforce fully staffed is their biggest challenge. The Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that in January 2018, there were 250,000 job openings in the construction industry, up from just 149,000 in December 2017. A  Posted in Blog Posts, Operating InsightsLeave a comment..
In this Issue. AGM 2018: Another strong year; HELP WANTED: 100,000 workers; Hire a co-op student this summer; Province announces new apprenticeship strategy; École Lakay: The challenge is on! What you need to know about Bill S-229; Chariman's Comment; and more. Read March Issue..
Nov 1, 2017 . Topic: An Economic Outlook for the Construction Industry in 2018. Join us at Ruth's Chris Steakhouse on Wednesday, November 1, 2017, from 4:00pm 6:00pm. Special keynote speaker Dr. Tom Potiowsky will examine the question, What lies ahead for the construction industry? by discussing upcoming..
Aug 19, 2017 . guest-aajjwnjs Sep 15th 2017 19:22 GMT. ENR posted a reply to this article: /articles/42721-the-economists-absurd-proposal-on-cons.. Thought it might be interesting to hear/read the authors comments after reviewing one of the US Construction Industries thought leaders response
Construction sites are one of the most dangerous workplaces in the country. The fatal injury rate for the construction industry is higher than the national average and the construction industry leads all injuries in workplace fatalities. In 2016, 991 of the 4,693 worker fatalities that occurred were in construction. OSHA has..
Sep 25, 2017 . I was dead wrong about the construction industry, and I'm sorry. I grew up with a family in which almost none of my relatives worked in construction. They were all doing typical "desk" jobs and made okay money doing it. As a child it was always "you can be whatever you want to be" and my family was very..
Jun 19, 2017 . Here are the four major trends in the 2017 the construction industry trends needs to look at not to lose opportunities of growth and innovation