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Construction Employment Slips by 20,000 in May as Supply-Chain Problems and Record Materials Cost Increases Plague Nonresidential Contractors

Construction employment declined for the third time in the past four months in May as nonresidential contractors coped with lengthening and unpredictable delivery times that limited their ability to start or complete projects, according to an analysis by the Associated … Continue reading

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Associations Press for Interventions Over Lumber Prices; Concerns Over Aluminum and Steel Persist as Well

In recent years, the commercial construction industry has discussed the viability of timber curtainwall in commercial applications. In August 2020, The Facade Tectonics Institute‚Äôs (FTI) 2020 World Congress included a presentation on these systems. David Barber, principal for Arup, explained … Continue reading

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Construction Employment in March Trails 2020 Mark in 35 States

According to an analysis by the Associated General Contractors of America (AGC) of government employment data released, construction employment in March remained below March 2020 levels in 35 states despite a sizzling homebuilding market and a strong recovery from severe … Continue reading

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Key Media and Research’s Vaccine Survey Results

While eligibility and availability of the COVID-19 vaccine have increased, uncertainty and opposition are still prevalent in the glass and glazing industry. According to the results of a USGlass magazine/USGNN™ survey conducted with the Research Department of parent company Key … Continue reading

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AGC Sues Over Loan Necessity Questionnaire

The Associated General Contractors of America (AGC) submitted a legal complaint this week against the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) and the U.S. Office of Management and Budget (OMB). Filed with the United States District Court for the District of … Continue reading

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