Tag Archives: COVID-19

Experts Discuss Future of Supply Chain Landscape

With supply chain challenges not looking to end anytime soon, particularly as worker shortages continue, experts gathered online recently with some tips on how companies can find long-term solutions. However, labor isn’t the only issue. Robert Handfield, professor of supply … Continue reading

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GPD 2021 is Canceled

Due to the recent rise in COVID-19 cases worldwide, Glass Performance Days (GPD) has announced Glass Performance Days 2021 has been canceled. According to a press release, participants have indicated travel restrictions set by their companies and in their countries … Continue reading

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Dodge Momentum Index Declines in November

The Dodge Momentum Index fell 4% in November to 171.7 (2000=100) — down from the revised October reading of 178.1. The Momentum Index, issued by Dodge Construction Network, is a monthly measure of the initial report for nonresidential building projects in planning, … Continue reading

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Report Suggests Optimism for Construction Industry, but Vigilance is Required

“COVID-19 has brought about a new age for the construction industry,” says Yann Dreyer, global practice group leader for construction in the global energy and construction team at Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty in a new report. “While construction projects … Continue reading

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What’s the Problem? Industry Companies Continue to Grapple with Supply and Labor Issues

The ongoing pandemic and the strengthening delta variant continue to be major factors impacting the many facets of the construction industry. That’s according to the fourth in a series of Construction Inflation Alerts from the Associated General Contractors of America … Continue reading

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