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La. approves $50B for coastal preservation

February 7, 2020 - 10:42am
Louisiana plans to spend $50 billion to guard against coastal erosion.  -More

Your AGC Membership Pays

February 7, 2020 - 10:42am
AGC members are eligible to participate in more than 20 discount programs specially designed to meet the needs of contractors -More

Don't believe in miracles -- depend on them.

February 7, 2020 - 10:42am
Laurence J. Peter, educator who formulated the Peter Principle

Deal would restart Denver airport project in March

February 6, 2020 - 10:16am
A Denver City Council committee has proposed paying as much as $195 million to Hensel Phelps to take up an interrupted termin -More

Investment advances Baltimore Penn Station project

February 6, 2020 - 10:16am
Blueprint Local has committed to becoming an Opportunity Zone investor in a modernization of Penn Station in Baltimore.  -More

$4B driving Charlotte, N.C., building boom

February 6, 2020 - 10:16am
Construction is evident across the city center of Charlotte, N.C., and a report from Charlotte Center City Partners pegs spen -More

Tenn. infrastructure upgrade bill rises to $54.8B

February 6, 2020 - 10:16am
Tennessee's price tag for necessary infrastructure improvements has risen nearly 10% during the past year to reach at least $ -More

Phoenix job fair to seek light-rail workers

February 6, 2020 - 10:16am
Phoenix will hold a job fair Tuesday to sign up workers to build a light-rail system during the next few years.  -More

Factors to watch regarding the construction outlook

February 6, 2020 - 10:16am
Data from the construction industry appeared to predict the Great Recession, but no similar indicators have appeared, consult -More

Put-in-place construction spending flat in 2019

February 6, 2020 - 10:16am
Put-in-place construction spending flattened out last year at $1.3 trillion, after a 3.3% year-over-year gain in 2018, accord -More

Bulldozers incorporate smart blades

February 6, 2020 - 10:16am
Komatsu is showcasing two bulldozers with blades that have autonomous control.  -More

Study: Lesser degrees can produce bigger paychecks

February 6, 2020 - 10:16am
The labor-market value of many associate degrees and certificates in engineering and construction is greater than that of man -More

Pa. lawmakers pass tax credit for chemical projects

February 6, 2020 - 10:16am
The Pennsylvania General Assembly has advanced a bill that would offer tax credits for chemical projects that create at least -More

Details emerge for Va. bridge-tunnel project

February 5, 2020 - 10:35am
A boring machine will create the second-largest tunnel opening in North America as part of an expansion of the Hampton Roads  -More

Slip-form construction to quicken pace of Ga. tower

February 5, 2020 - 10:35am
Brasfield & Gorrie will use a system of continuous placement of concrete into a form that rises from the foundation for Thyss -More

Ariz. city to begin bridge-related work

February 5, 2020 - 10:35am
Infrastructure work is scheduled to start in March in Bullhead City, Ariz., on a second bridge to cross the Colorado River to -More

5 projects key to Tampa Bay's Super Bowl plans

February 5, 2020 - 10:35am
The Tampa Bay area in Florida has much construction work to do ahead of duties as host of the 2021 Super Bowl.  -More

The outlook for construction costs in 2020

February 5, 2020 - 10:35am
Developers are likely to continue to be wary of construction costs this year with the advent of Opportunity Zones, but RAAM C -More

Built Technologies acquires Lienwaivers

February 5, 2020 - 10:35am
Built Technologies is establishing a division for Lienwaivers after acquiring the maker of lien-waiver software.  -More

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