Construction spending in August reached a seven year high and climbed at the fastest rate since 2006, according to an analysis by the Associated General Contractors of America.
The number of unemployed workers with construction experience dropped to the lowest total for September since 2000, as hiring continued to slow despite robust demand for construction, according to an analysis by the Associated General Contractors of America.
A combination solar powered trash compactor and portable cardboard baler was installed at the LEED Platinum Certified Bardessono Hotel and Spa in the Napa Valley.
The Clifton, New Jersey Department of Public Works (DPW) utilized a crusher to break apart a stockpile of concrete pipes, catch basins and blacktop that had accumulated on the public works property over the past three years.
Three cement plants received special recognition for their commitment to improving the environment and their communities at the 14th Annual Cement Industry Environment and Energy Awards.
Construction spending climbed in May to the highest level since October 2008, according to an analysis by the Associated General Contractors of America.