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Total Construction Starts Further Decrease in September as Industry Levels Out

Total construction starts decreased in September, reports the Dodge Construction Network (DCN). Total construction starts in September fell 19% to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $1.02 trillion. This follows a 9% drop in August. In September, nonresidential building starts … Continue reading

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Giroux Glass Promotes Michelle Fainberg

Giroux Glass Inc. announced the promotion of Michelle Fainberg, to the newly-created role of director of pre-construction design and technology. Fainberg is now responsible for design-build/design-assist projects and manages a team of technicians in the company’s commercial computer-aided design (CAD) … Continue reading

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Contract Glazier Activity Pulls Back in August

Architectural glass and glazing construction activity continued to edge down in August, according to Key Media & Research (KMR) analysis of recent government data. Nonresidential building in the U.S. decreased 0.4% from July 2019 to August 2019 but was up … Continue reading

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Construction Spikes in Metropolitan Areas

Most leading U.S. metropolitan areas for commercial and multifamily construction starts showed sizeable gains in 2016 compared to 2015, according to Dodge Data & Analytics. However, New York City, the top metropolitan market by dollar amount, retreated 15 percent to $29.8 … Continue reading

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Study: Glazing Market Still Growing

The non-residential glazing market continues to expand, according to the American Architectural Manufacturers Association’s AAMA 2015/2016 Study of the U.S. Market for Windows, Doors and Skylights. The recently released bi-annual report notes that measured in terms of vision area, the … Continue reading

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