Fri.Apr 20, 2018

Sinking Millennium Tower could cost up to $500M to fix

Construction Dive

Aside from being incredibly expensive, the complicated retrofit in San Francisco could take as long as five years to complete

Construction employment rises in 38 states and D.C. from March 2017 to March 2018

BD+C

Thirty-eight states and the District of Columbia added construction jobs between March 2017 and March 2018, while 29 states added construction jobs between February and March, according to an analysis by the Associated General Contractors of America of Labor Department data released today.

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Los Angeles construction costs climbed most in U.S. in 2017

Construction Dive

The 7.6% increase for the California city last year was nearly double the 4.2% average uptick the rest of the country experienced

Revamping pharmacies for public safety and compliance

BD+C

Maintaining the sterility of a space where pharmaceuticals are prepared protects healthcare personnel, patients, and the environment.

2017 Construction Forecast: A Post-Election Update

What's on tap for construction's economic fortunes in 2017?

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API and NABTU Announce Pipeline Construction Safety Training Program

Construction Equipment

The American Petroleum Institute (API) and North America’s Building Trades Unions (NABTU) have announced the establishment of the Pipeline Construction Safety Training Program.

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How Jobsite Technology Can Drive Your Company Forward

Construction Business Owner

In 2018, technology solutions that help jobsites and backoffices run faster, smarter and leaner are the focus for many construction business owners. If you're wondering what tool you should implement next, or what tech trends are on the horizon, we may have the right advice for you.

Top Polymer Enterprise Locating First U.S. Plant In Georgia

Business Facilities Blog

The Chinese manufacturer of thermoplastic elastomer will invest $15 million and create 70 jobs in Social Circle, GA. Read: Top Polymer Enterprise Locating First U.S. Plant In Georgia at BusinessFacilities.com.

Contractors Remain Upbeat, According to ABC’s Latest Construction Confidence Index

Construction Superintendent Magazine

WASHINGTON, D.C. Commercial and industrial construction contractors entered 2018 with abundant confidence regarding sales and staffing levels for the next six months, according to the latest Construction Confidence Index released by Associated Builders and Contractors.

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You Can't Improve Construction Safety from Inside a Filing Cabinet

How mobile technology can mitigate risk, save money, and provide a competitive advantage.

Ditch Witch & Vacuworx Partner on Vacuum Lifting Systems

Construction Equipment

Ditch Witch has partnered with Tulsa-based Vacuworx to make two Vacuworx vacuum lifting systems compatible with Ditch Witch mini skid steers

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Generating High Quality Leads For Your Contracting Company

Contractor Bookkeeping

Today's Guest Article Is From John Leutermann. Founder Big Rock Online Marketing. Are you a contractor looking to generate new business leads? You may have already invested in a quality website, but are still failing to see it generate the results you expected. Or maybe you have yet to delve into any marketing at all. In Podcast episode 265, See link below to listen to it, Randal interviews John Leutermann, a digital marketing expert who specializes in growing contracting businesses online.

Video: Phase 2 of Oroville Dam Construction to Start May 8

Construction Equipment

. California's Department of Water Resources (DWR) has posted an update for the Lake Oroville Spillways Emergency Recovery Project construction activities

ENR California and Hawaii Selects 2018 Design Firm of the Year

ENR Construction

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