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Although 2020 is a year unlike any other in recent memory, the United Tool and Fastener (UTF) annual One-Day Sale will be one for the history books. The Houston sale will occur on...
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September 22, 2020
Associated Builders and Contractors reported that its Construction Backlog Indicator rebounded to 8.0 months in August, an increase of 0.2 months from July’s reading, according to...
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September 21, 2020
The Gaylord Family Oklahoma Memorial Stadium is one of the most well-known football stadiums in college football. With a total seating capacity of 82,112, the stadium ranks...
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September 17, 2020
Construction costs diverged again in August, as indicated by producer price indexes (PPIs) that the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) posted on Thursday. AGC posted...
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September 16, 2020
The 7th Annual National Safety Stand-Down to Prevent Falls, postponed due to COVID-19,  was rescheduled for the week of September 14-18.Fatalities caused by falls from...
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September 15, 2020
Center for Houston’s Future hosted a conversation with Loren Steffy about his new book with Stan Marek, Deconstructed: An Insider’s View of Illegal Immigration and the Building...
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September 14, 2020
The STI Firestop EZ-Path®Series 44NEZ Smoke and Acoustical Pathway is a factory- manufactured cable pathway solution for cabling penetrations in non-fire-rated walls and floors....
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September 10, 2020
On a Monday morning in 2009, the phone chirped on Stan Marek’s desk, and he snapped up the receiver. On the other end, the front-desk receptionist sounded nervous.
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September 09, 2020
The architecture, construction and commercial real estate industries lost an icon with the recent passing of Gerald Hines. Mr. Hines and the Hines organization are responsible for...
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September 08, 2020
The 2020 AGC of America-Autodesk Workforce Survey, which AGC released with related materials on Wednesday, found growing pessimism among contractors amid rising project...
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September 07, 2020