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Report: Construction Robots Could Kill Millions of Jobs

A new study suggests that automation could eventually replace up to 49 percent of the country’s flesh-and-blood construction workforce by 2057 – that’s around 2.7 million people. However, some who specialize in glass and fenestration installation might be safe – … Continue reading

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Majority of States Increase Construction Employment in August

Thirty states added construction jobs from July to August, while 34 states and the District of Columbia increased employment in the sector between August 2016 and August 2017, according to the Associated General Contractors of America’s analysis of Labor Department … Continue reading

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State-by-State Construction a Mixed Bag in July

Three-quarters of U.S. states added construction jobs from July 2016 to July 2017, yet only half the states increased employment in the sector between June and July, according to an analysis of Labor Department data by the Associated General Contractors … Continue reading

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State-by-State Construction Employment Up for Year

Thirty-nine states increased construction employment between April 2016 and April 2017 but more than half the states lost construction jobs between March and April, according to an analysis by the Associated General Contractors of America (AGC) of Labor Department data … Continue reading

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Construction Employment Up in Most Metro Areas

More than half of metropolitan areas in the U.S. added construction jobs from December 2014 to December 2015, according to analysis of federal employment data by the Associated General Contractors of America (AGC). Construction employment increased in 190 out of … Continue reading

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