Tag: U.S. Chamber of Commerce

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Report: 82 percent of contractors have ‘moderate to high’ confidence in U.S. market

September 21, 2020By

Eighty-two percent of commercial construction contractors have moderate to high confidence that the U.S. market will provide sufficient business opportunities in the next 12 months, according to the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.

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The backlog of infrastructure needs is enormous, even though the totals thrown about are unrealistic, says SC-MA’s David Chereb. Demand for aggregate in the nonbuilding category remains the greatest. Demand will only grow more in the coming years. Photo: iStock.com/TerryJ

Construction activity is experiencing a new, normal level

August 23, 2019By

Takeaways from a Dodge Data & Analytics presentation show that while the construction industry isn’t growing like it once did, activity is still strong.

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Making the case for infrastructure funds

January 26, 2018By

What’s next on the infrastructure policy front? Mike Johnson, president and CEO of the National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association, explores.

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NSSGA, Vulcan promote need for infrastructure investment

January 22, 2018By

Mike Johnson, NSSGA president and CEO, stressed the need for immediate and sustained infrastructure investments at a U.S. Chamber of Commerce event.

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Construction survey reports high revenue, employment in 2017

June 15, 2017By

About 96 percent of contractors expect revenues to grow or remain stable in 2017, according to a USG Corp. and U.S. Chamber of Commerce survey.

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