construction industry

Prefab High Rises: Future of Construction or Imminent Failure?

January 23, 2013, 12:25 am

Two buildings set to rise, one in East Midtown, the other just outside downtown Brooklyn, but the way these buildings will be constructed could fundamentally change the way [...]

Construction Jobs Down, Wages Up

May 31, 2012, 10:45 pm

Construction jobs shifted down to 102,600 in the first quarter of this year, the lowest number of industry jobs since 1999, according to the New York Building Congress.

NYC Construction Year Off to Bad Start

April 24, 2012, 10:38 pm

Incidence of material failure has risen around 50 percent from this time last year.

BC Facing Construction Boom, Huge Labour Shortage

March 14, 2012, 10:09 pm

With British Columbia’s construction industry about to take off and some 35,000 employees retiring in the coming years, the province is facing a massive skilled labour shortage.


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