More articles by Luly Hernandez

CCI: COVID’s Impact and the Struggle to Find Workers

According to the Q4 2021 Commercial Construction Index (CCI), released quarterly by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and Dodge Data & Analytics, 60% of contractors say that less availability of building products and materials is, by far, the top consequence … Continue reading

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Rewinding the Past 12 Months: A Look at 2021’s Top Stories

In a couple of days, the ball will drop in Times Square, New York City, signifying the start of a new year: 2022. Before you flip your calendar to a fresh page and welcome the New Year, let’s take a … Continue reading

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CCI: Last Quarter of 2021 Sees a Declining Index

The Q4 2021 Commercial Construction Index (CCI) fell to 65, down one point from the 2021 Q3 report. The U.S. Chamber of Commerce and Dodge Data & Analytics release the data quarterly. Two of the three key drivers of the … Continue reading

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November PPI Numbers Remain Positive for Glass Industry

The seasonally unadjusted prices for materials used in glass and glazing manufacturing were positive in November and in year-over-year price changes, according to the latest Producer Price Index (PPI) from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). In November, the … Continue reading

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Dodge and CPWR Report COVID’s Impact on Safety Training in Construction

This week, Dodge Data and Analytics and CPWR hosted a webinar as part of an ongoing series to show how the COVID-19 pandemic is leading contractors to focus on safety management practices while maintaining commitment to training. The discussion, hosted … Continue reading

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