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Signals and Signposts

The current and future economy, trends in design and construction, political influence – sometimes we have something to say about topics which may be signs of things to come.

Materials costs fall; job openings rise but hiring dips; age cohort shifts pose challengesEditor’s note:  Construction Citizen is proud to partner with AGC America to bring...
Construction employment rises again; Fed, IHS surveys find worker-shortage worriesEditor’s note:  Construction Citizen is proud to partner with AGC America to bring you AGC...
Construction spending, number of metros with job gains rise in October Editor’s note:  Construction Citizen is proud to partner with AGC America to bring you AGC Chief...
Job gains spread to 39 states; material, labor costs remain mild; starts rise, MHC saysEditor’s note:  Construction Citizen is proud to partner with AGC America to bring you...
Budget cuts hit federal, supplier demand for space; suburban, medical offices pick upEditor’s note:  Construction Citizen is proud to partner with AGC America to bring you...
The LA Times reported last week that Congress has instructed the FAA to have a plan that will allow private companies to fly drones in US airspace by 2015, but if you watch...
Construction hits 50-month high in employment, adds to private and public GDP gainsEditor’s note:  Construction Citizen is proud to partner with AGC America to bring you AGC...
Recently we made two points about the cost of gypsum products, especially wallboard.  First, last year during the economic downturn, many gypsum suppliers reduced...
MHC sees starts improving in 2014; PPI stays mild in September; latest price trends varyEditor’s note:  Construction Citizen is proud to partner with AGC America to bring you...