What’s driving CMI companies’ successes

August 16, 2023 | By and
George Reddin and Rob Mineo of FMI Capital Advisors say price increases among companies in the Construction Materials Index are part of what is leading that group to outperform overall market growth.

ABC: Nonresidential construction spending dips in May

July 6, 2022 | By
Nonresidential construction spending was down 0.6 percent in May, according to an Associated Builders & Contractors (ABC) analysis of federal data.

ABC: Construction employment near pre-pandemic levels

March 4, 2022 | By
The Associated Builders & Contractors (ABC) says the construction industry added 60,000 jobs in February, reaching near pre-pandemic employment levels.

Executive order imposing PLAs draws industry ire

February 7, 2022 | By
The Associated General Contractors of America and Associated Builders & Contractors say President Biden’s executive order encouraging project labor agreement (PLA) mandates will do more harm than good.

When the infrastructure bill’s funds might be available

January 4, 2022 | By and
Dodge Construction Network’s Richard Branch expects streets and bridges to be among the first nonbuilding construction segments to benefit in 2022 from the Infrastructure Investment & Jobs Act.

OSSGA conference shifts to virtual format

January 4, 2022 | By
The Ontario Stone, Sand & Gravel Association’s (OSSGA) annual Operations, Health & Safety Seminar, scheduled for this month, will now be held virtually following a new measure by the Government of Ontario in Canada.