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Three Out of Four Metro Areas Add Jobs From 2020 To 2021; COVID, Rising Costs, and Supply-Chain Woes May Stall Gains

Three-fourths of all metro areas added construction jobs between July 2020 and last month, according to an analysis by the Associated General Contractors of America of government employment data. Association officials noted that while many metro areas have added jobs … Continue reading

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Associated General Contractors Emphasize a Greener Future with New Task Force

“You can’t wish for a greener future, you have to build it.” That was the focus of a recent webinar by the Associated General Contractors of America (AGC). The group hosted a virtual webinar to outline steps the construction industry … Continue reading

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Construction Industry Adds 11,000 Jobs, Nonresidential Sector Trails Overall Recovery

The construction industry added 11,000 jobs between June and July. Still, nonresidential construction employment remains far below pre-pandemic levels, according to an analysis by the Associated General Contractors of America of government data. Association officials said nonresidential construction has been … Continue reading

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Cardinal Glass Industries Closes AGC Acquisition Deal

Cardinal Glass Industries announced on August 2 that it has finalized the transaction to acquire the assets of AGC Glass in Churchill, Tenn.; Abingdon, Va.; and Spring Hill, Kan. Plans of the acquisition were first reported in June. The value … Continue reading

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Construction Employment Trails Pre-Pandemic Level Amid Supply Chain Challenges and Rising Prices

According to an analysis by the Associated General Contractors of America of government employment data, construction employment in June remained below the pre-pandemic peak in February 2020 in 39 states. Association officials noted that many construction firms are struggling to … Continue reading

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