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Construction Starts Surge in July Thanks to Mega Projects

Total construction starts surged 48% in July to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $1.36 trillion thanks to the start of three large manufacturing plants and two LNG export facilities, the Dodge Construction Network reports. Even without the five major … Continue reading

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Momentum Index Improves in July Thanks to Increase in Nonresidential Projects

The Dodge Momentum Index (DMI) increased 2.9% to 178.7 in July thanks to an increase in data center, office and warehouse projects, says the Dodge Construction Network. The DMI is a monthly measure for nonresidential building projects in planning. According … Continue reading

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Dodge Momentum Index Shows Gains in May

The Dodge Construction Network announced that its Dodge Momentum Index (DMI) jumped 7% in May to 176.2, up from the revised April reading of 165.2. In May, the institutional component of the Momentum Index rose 9%, and the commercial component … Continue reading

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Dodge Momentum Index Rises in April

The April Dodge Momentum Index (DMI) was recorded at 164.8, 6% higher than the revised March reading of 155.0. The Momentum Index, issued by Dodge Construction Network, is a monthly measure of the initial report for nonresidential building projects in … 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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