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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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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 Continue to Stay Busy This Year

Spending in glass- and glazing-related construction was higher in April 2019 than a year ago, according to Key Media & Research (KMR) analysis of recent government data. KMR estimates the value of work by glazing contractors in nonresidential building was … Continue reading

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Latest Industry Employment and Construction Figures Mostly Positive

Spending on glass- and glazing-related construction increased in 2018, though at a moderately lower rate than overall construction, according to Key Media & Research analysis of U.S. Census Bureau data. Total construction spending increased 1.6 percent in 2018 compared to … Continue reading

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Construction Spending and Employment Numbers Remain Up

The end of 2017 and beginning of 2018 saw an increase in construction in glass-laden building sectors and an increase in employment, according to the latest reports from the U.S. Census Bureau and Bureau of Labor Statistics. In December, office … Continue reading

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