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Survey: More Contractors Are Experiencing Project Disruptions than in August

More than three-fourths of contractors currently are experiencing project delays or disruptions, though the reasons vary according to a new survey from the Associated General Contractors of America (AGC). That’s up from 57% in June. Nearly half of contractors cited … Continue reading

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Glass Industry Companies Make WSJ’s Sustainable Management Rankings

Several glass industry-related companies were recognized by The Wall Street Journal (WSJ) on its list of the top sustainably managed companies. Companies on the list create value for shareholders over the long term through leadership and governance practices. The new … Continue reading

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AGC Reports Very Slight Decrease in Sales for Glass Segment in Q1 2020

AGC Inc.’s total net sales and net sales for its glass segment were down in the first quarter of 2020 compared to the first quarter of 2019. That’s according to the company’s first quarter 2020 consolidated financial results. For the … Continue reading

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Boston Suspends Non-Essential Construction Activity

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Boston Mayor Martin Walsh announced yesterday that the city will suspend all regular activity at non-essential construction sites in Boston beginning today. Boston is the only major U.S. city to enact such a measure. … Continue reading

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Contractors Feel the Labor Shortage’s Impact with 80% Having Trouble Finding Workers

The majority of construction contractors are having trouble finding workers, particularly hourly craft positions, including glaziers. This is according to the Associated General Contractors of America’s (AGC) latest survey, which states that 80% of firms nationwide are having trouble finding … Continue reading

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