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Total Construction Starts Move Lower in July

Total construction starts fell 3% in July to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $854.8 billion, according to Dodge Data & Analytics. There were few bright spots during the month, with all three sectors (residential, nonresidential building and nonbuildings) moving … Continue reading

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Q&A: Kim Kennedy of Dodge Data and Analytics Provides 2021 Forecast

The question on many glass and glazing professionals’ minds is when will the economy return to normal. To answer this question, Kim Kennedy, director of forecasting for Dodge Data and Analytics, spoke with USGNN™ about what could be in store … Continue reading

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A Glimpse of the Post-Pandemic Industry Recovery: Part 2

The residential segment is positioned for growth in 2020 and 2021 despite a pullback in multifamily starts. However, a shakier recovery is expected for the commercial and institutional segments, according to Dodge Data & Analytics chief economist Richard Branch, who … Continue reading

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Recent Data Supports Positive Industry Outlook

In a huge upside surprise the U.S. economy added 2.5 million jobs in May – consensus estimates were looking at a potential decline in employment of between 4 to 8 million jobs, according to a recent report from Dodge Data … Continue reading

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Report: Technology Adoption Can Help Mitigate Risk for Contractors

While contractors, including contract glaziers, are still hesitant to use technology to manage risk, technology use is being implemented by many firms, according to the recent report, “Using Technology to Improve Risk Management in Construction,” by Dodge Data & Analytics … Continue reading

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