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Reshaping the Construction Industry

Although COVID-19 (commonly known as coronavirus) is not currently rapidly spreading through communities in the United States, its impact on Chinese production has been...
Jeff Stautner's picture
February 27, 2020
As Construction Career Collaborative (C3) approaches the tenth anniversary of its founding, it is important to reflect on its history and provide an update on its progress toward...
Chuck Gremillion's picture
February 26, 2020
WASHINGTON, Feb. 20—Confidence among U.S. construction industry leaders held steady in December 2019 after surging in November, according to the Associated Builders and...
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February 25, 2020
The saw enables fast and efficient single-pass cuts and scores in concrete, pavestones, steel, and rebar. A rotatable five-position guard enables optimal visibility and accessibility when cutting in tight spaces.
Michelle Neundorfer's picture
February 21, 2020
Texas Railroad Commissioner Ryan Sitton addressed the ABC/CMEF 2020 Inaugural Celebration on January 16. He spoke of Eudaimonia Machines, his interview with Time Magazine, and “...
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February 20, 2020
In an effort to inspire an interest in young women to consider a career in the construction industry, the Construction & Maintenance Education Foundation (CMEF), the...
Lauren Harrell's picture
February 19, 2020
Construction data provider ConstructConnect reported today that the value of construction starts, not adjusted for inflation or seasonal variation, declined 6.6% year-over-year (y/y) from January 2019 to last month.
Ken Simonson's picture
February 18, 2020
Violating privacy rights, eliminating choice and diminishing the freedom of construction employees in order to shift the advantage toward forced unionization would fundamentally harm our nation’s businesses and curb opportunities for hardworking Americans.
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February 14, 2020
How do you get a job without the right skills or credentials? How do you gain the right skills or credentials to get or succeed in a job if you can’t pay for the education needed...
Mike Holland's picture
February 12, 2020
More than 200 critical stakeholders—led by employers—came together over the past five years, as part of UpSkill Houston, to create the foundation for a stronger, more effective regional talent pipeline. We are seeing great examples of employers working with education and community partners to create pathways to good jobs for Houston residents while building a higher-quality talent pool for industry.
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February 11, 2020