January 26, 2015 - Industry News
New construction starts in December retreated 16% from the month before totaling $568.2 billion, according to construction industry data provider Dodge Data and Analytics, but posted another annual gain.
Tags: Economy, Construction
December 19, 2014 - Industry News
New construction starts in the U.S. climbed 13% in November from the month before to an annual rate of $677.8 billion, according to industry data provider Dodge Data & Analytics.
December 2, 2014 - Industry News
Construction spending in the U.S. posted its biggest increase in five months during October, according to a new Commerce Department report released Tuesday.
Tags: Economy, Retail Sales, Construction
September 22, 2014 - Industry News
After four consecutive months of gains, existing-home sales slipped in August, according to the National Association of Realtors, but remains near its highest level so far this year.
Tags: Economy, Construction, Home Sales
September 10, 2014 - Industry News
NFI announced that it has broken ground on a new build-to-suit distribution center in New Jersey for retailer Five Below.
Tags: NFI, Construction, Distribution Centers
August 22, 2014 - Industry News
New construction starts in July climbed 6% to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $588.8 billion, according to industry date provider McGraw Hill Construction.
July 25, 2014 - Industry News
UPDATED -- Shipments and new orders for durable manufactured goods both increased in June following declines the month before, while total U.S. construction in June hit its highest level so far this year.
Tags: Economy, Durable Goods, Construction
July 8, 2013 - Industry News
Another phase of the I-20 reconstruction project in Alabama was set to begin at midnight, weather permitting, resulting in about a 10-mile section of the route being closed.
Tags: Construction, I-20, Interstate 20, Alabama, Highways
July 1, 2013 - Industry News
Overall construction spending in the United States during May rebounded sharply from the month before, thanks in part to an uptick in spending on public construction projects, while an other report shows manufacturing returned to expansion mode in June.
Tags: Economy, Construction, Housing, Manufacturing, Consumer Confidence
June 5, 2013 - Industry News
The North Dakota Department of Transportation unveiled the 2013 construction program for the state, and this year’s program is estimated at approximately $878 million in infrastructure improvements across the state, making this the largest construction program in state history.
Tags: North Dakota, Construction
June 3, 2013 - Industry News
Total spending in the United State on construction remains volatile. while manufacturing has declined. A new report from the U.S. Commerce Department show construction spending in April increased 0.4% from the month before. In March activity fell 0.8%, after rising in February and declining 4% in January.
Tags: Economy, Construction, Manufacturing
April 2, 2013 - Industry News
A new full report from the U.S. Commerce Department shows factory goods shipments and orders are continuing a nearly non-interrupted streak of increases, which combined with other evidence bodes well for the near future of trucking.
Tags: Economy, Durable Goods, Manufacturing, Construction
January 2, 2013 - Industry News
Traffic relief is on the way for North Texas travelers who rely on Interstate 35E between Dallas and Denton. Recently, the Texas Transportation Commission chose Archer Western/Granite/LANE Constructors as the developer for much-needed improvements to the 28-mile corridor
Tags: Highways, Construction
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