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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.

Earlier this month, Jim Kollaer wrote here on Construction Citizen that more than 400 new high rises are planned for London's skyline:“That number is astonishing to me. That is...
June 28, 2016
Construction employment rises in 39 states; ConstructConnect, ABI signal more growthEditor’s note: Construction Citizen is proud to partner with AGC America to bring you...
June 27, 2016
Those sounds you hear are the screams of agony emanating from the labor unions in the construction industry in New York City. For the first time in recent history, three major...
June 22, 2016
Construction input PPIs decline year-over-year but rise in May; more hikes appear likelyEditor’s note: Construction Citizen is proud to partner with AGC America to...
June 20, 2016
Employment falls in April, May but April openings rise; various materials prices increaseEditor’s note: Construction Citizen is proud to partner with AGC America to...
June 13, 2016
The following article originally appeared in the June newsletter to clients of Kiley Advisors, LLC  for the purpose of providing the latest leading indicators and industry...
June 08, 2016
Spending falls in April but rises year-to-date; Beige Book finds increasing demand, costsEditor’s note: Construction Citizen is proud to partner with AGC America to...
June 03, 2016
Recently, Builtworlds, one of our favorite sites, hosted a Con Tech Forum in Chicago bringing together “national industry thought leaders and change agents for a high-impact,...
May 31, 2016
Craft labor shortages are a serious issue with an enormous impact on project productivity.  To gain a better understanding of productivity from their perspective, the...
May 24, 2016