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Contract Glazier Activity Eases at Start of Q2

Architectural glass- and glazing-related spending in nonresidential construction was down in April, according to Key Media & Research (KMR), a glass-industry research firm. The value of activity decreased 1.7% compared to March and 0.5% versus the same time a year … Continue reading

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Some Ups, Some Downs for Glass-Related Construction in December

The value of nonresidential contract glazier activity in the U.S. finished 2019 at a modestly higher level than the end of 2018, according to Key Media & Research (KMR). Nonresidential construction increased 4.4% in December 2019 compared to December 2018, … Continue reading

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Value of Construction Spending Slows in Glass Sectors

Spending in U.S. glass- and glazing-related construction leveled off in May, according to Key Media & Research (KMR) analysis of recent government data. KMR estimates the value of work by glazing contractors in nonresidential building was up just 1% in … Continue reading

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No Slowdown in Glass Construction So Far in 2019

Spending in glass- and glazing-related nonresidential construction remains higher than a year ago, according to Key Media & Research (KMR) analysis of Census Bureau data. A new report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) shows employment in the industry … Continue reading

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Gains Continue in Glass-Relevant Construction and Employment

Nonresidential glass and glazing construction activity continues to expand as 2018 nears its end, according to Key Media & Research’s (KMR) analysis of the Census Bureau’s latest construction spending report. The value of nonresidential glass and glazing work increased 1.1 … Continue reading

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