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ABC’s Construction Backlog Indicator rebounds in 2017

Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) has reported that its Construction Backlog Indicator (CBI) rose to nine months during the first quarter of 2017, up...
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ABC’s Construction Backlog Indicator rebounds in 2017

Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) has reported that its Construction Backlog Indicator (CBI) rose to nine months during the first quarter of 2017, up...
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Construction employment declines in Illinois: AGC

Illinois construction employment continued to decline between May and June with a loss of 1,000 workers, bringing the overall employment numbers to 215,900, according...
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ASCI seeks entries for 2018 IDEAS2 Building Design Awards

Architectural and engineering firms, structural steel companies, general contractors and owners are encouraged to enter their steel-framed building projects in the 2018 Innovative Design...

ABC’s Construction Backlog Indicator rebounds in 2017

Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) has reported that its Construction Backlog Indicator (CBI) rose to nine months during the first quarter of 2017, up...
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FVAGC and BA exploring potential merger

The Fox Valley Associated General Contractors (FVAGC) and Chicago's Builders Association (BA) are exploring a merger. FVAGC executive director Mike Hampson has sent a memo...

North Port renews ‘Florida Green’ certification

The Florida Green Building Coalition (FGBC) says that North Port in southern Sarasota County has renewed its designation as "Florida Green.” To earn “Florida Green”...
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Unions express concerns about HPD wage requirement rule changes for 421a tax exemption projects.

Construction groups are concerned that New York City's implementation of the new 421a doesn’t adequately protect wage requirements on certain projects, The Real Deal...

ABC Carolinas responds to USACE-Wilmington Project Labor Agreement (PLA) survey

The Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) of the Carolinas has issued a Union Watch Alert in response to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers...
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COAA-IL invites presentations for upcoming meetings

The Construction Owners of America - Illinois (COAA-IL) has issued a "Call for presentations" for the association's 2017 education series. "COAA-IL aims to provide a...

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