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Reshaping the Construction Industry

Catherine Watkins, Publisher, Hydrocarbon Processing met with JD Slaughter, President, S&B Engineers and Constructors at the 53rd annual ECC PerspECCtives conference to discuss the evolution of capital projects.
Construction Citizen's picture
September 16, 2021
Because we believe safety plays a big part in developing a sustainable craft professional talent pipeline, C3 Accredited Employers are welcome to send employees to OSHA 10-Hour or OSHA 30-Hour training at NO COST TO YOUR COMPANY!
Angela Robbins-Taylor's picture
September 15, 2021
Generac portable generators can be a helpful addition to many activities at home, at work, and away. In an emergency or during a storm, portable generators can provide critical backup power. They make camping and other recreation more comfortable, and contractors appreciate the portable power at the job site. United Tool and Fastener has Generac GP Series 6500 Portable Generators in stock-and just in time for hurricane season.
Michelle Neundorfer's picture
September 14, 2021
Materials costs outrun bid prices for the year despite drop in August; job openings set record for July.
Ken Simonson's picture
September 13, 2021
As we bid summer farewell and look ahead to a bipartisan infrastructure plan to jump-start economic development, Associated Builders and Contractors honors our workforce and the industry that provides 724,500 Texas citizens with long-term, well-paying careers this Labor Day.
Lauren Harrell's picture
September 09, 2021
United Tool and Fastener is excited to announce the upcoming 2021 annual One-Day Sale dates. The San Antonio One-Day Sale will occur on Tues., Sept. 14 followed by the College Station One-Day Sale on Tues., Sept. 21, and ending with the biggest event, the Houston One-Day Sale on Tues., Sept. 28 from 9am to 3pm.
Michelle Neundorfer's picture
September 08, 2021
Contractors struggle to find workers despite a 5-month fall in employment, Autodesk-AGC survey finds.
Ken Simonson's picture
September 07, 2021
Believing in the benefits that pre-apprenticeship programs can offer employers, educators, and individuals who are seeking a career change, the Department of Labor has drafted the following real-life case studies to serve as examples of pre-apprenticeships across various industries and occupations and the impact they are having in our communities.
Angela Robbins-Taylor's picture
September 02, 2021
Construction employment, not seasonally adjusted, increased from July 2020 to July 2021 in 268 (75%) of the 358 metro areas (including divisions of larger metros) for which the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) posts construction employment data, decreased in 54 (15%) and was unchanged in 36, according to an analysis AGC released.
Ken Simonson's picture
September 01, 2021
The coronavirus pandemic infused unprecedented levels of uncertainty into our economy. These changes are going to affect each organization differently, but one thing is certain: businesses hit with adverse effects from COVID-19 will need to identify the consequences on their asset bases and reflect those outcomes in their financial statements.
Douglas Hidalgo's picture
August 31, 2021