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Commercial Glass Construction Slows in September

Contract glazier activity was up for the month but down for the year in September, according to Key Media & Research (KMR) analysis of recent government data. Nonresidential building in the U.S. increased 0.5% from August 2019 to September 2019 … Continue reading

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Contract Glaziers See Slight Uptick in June From Year Ago

The value of glass- and glazing-related construction in the U.S. continued to flatten out in June, according to Key Media & Research (KMR) analysis of recent government data. KMR estimates the value of work by glazing contractors in nonresidential building … 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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Glass Construction Slows, but Employment Still Ticks Up

Glass and glazing construction was down in February due to a slowdown in some key building segments, but this had no negative impact on industry employment, according to the most recent federal government data. The U.S. Census Bureau reports that … Continue reading

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Industry Employment Strong to Start 2019

The year kicked off with a bang in terms of glass-related construction and manufacturing employment, according to the most recent data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). The construction industry as a whole added jobs at a 4.7-percent rate … Continue reading

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