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Great Lakes limestone trade up in May

June 16, 2022By

Great Lakes limestone shipments totaled 3.9 million tons in May, up 5.5 percent compared to a year ago, according to the Lake Carriers’ Association.

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Dodge Momentum Index eclipses previous high

June 14, 2022By

Dodge Construction Network’s momentum index measuring nonresidential building projects in planning continues on its upward trajectory, increasing 7 percent last month to 176.2.

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FEC Quarry in Miami is the third-largest producer of crushed stone in the United States, according to the latest United States Geological Survey rankings. Photo by Zach Mentz

USGS: First-quarter aggregate production up 4 percent

June 13, 2022By

The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) estimates that 476 million metric tons of aggregates were produced and shipped for consumption in the first quarter of 2022.

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ABC: Construction employment up in May

June 3, 2022By

Construction industry employment was up 36,000 jobs last month and 283,000 jobs year over year, according to the Associated Builders & Contractors (ABC).

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AGC: Record-high job openings still plaguing construction

May 23, 2022By

The Associated General Contractors of America (AGC) say while construction employment is above pre-pandemic levels in 32 states, record job openings could threaten further gains.

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The National Association of Home Builders expects residential construction to expand this year, despite significant headwinds. Photo: Michael Warren / IStock / Getty Images/Getty Images Plus

Dodge: Construction starts up 3 percent in April

May 17, 2022By

Total construction starts rose last month, with nonresidential and residential building starts growing and nonbuilding falling.

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ABC: Construction backlogs up, confidence down among contractors in April

May 12, 2022By

The Associated Builders & Contractors (ABC) say its Construction Backlog Indicator was up in April while its Construction Confidence Index dipped.

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Dodge Momentum Index up in April

May 6, 2022By

The Dodge Momentum Index increased 6 percent in April, with commercial and institutional building projects leading that growth.

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