Construction Input Prices Plod Higher, Energy Prices Down, Says ABC
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Construction Input Prices Plod Higher, Energy Prices Down, Says ABC

Construction input prices increased 0.3 percent in July and are up 3 percent on a year-over-year basis, according to an Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC)…

Doosan Portable Power Adds Roland Machinery Location to Authorized Dealer Network
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Doosan Portable Power Adds Roland Machinery Location to Authorized Dealer Network

Doosan Portable Power has expanded its authorized dealer network with the addition of Roland Machinery’s Bolingbrook, Ill., location as an authorized dealer of Doosan air…

Nonresidential Construction Job Growth Softens in July, Says ABC
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Nonresidential Construction Job Growth Softens in July, Says ABC

National construction employment growth remained tepid in July, with approximately 6,000 net new jobs added on a seasonally adjusted basis, according to an analysis by…

Practice Smart Digging: Support Call 811 Day, Which Is Today
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Practice Smart Digging: Support Call 811 Day, Which Is Today

Do you know where your local utility lines are? The Common Ground Alliance has designated 8/11 on the calendar as a convenient reminder to “call…

LiftWise Introduces LiftMaster 4000 Lift Table
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LiftWise Introduces LiftMaster 4000 Lift Table

Designed for maximum convenience and versatility, the new LiftMaster 4000 lift table from LiftWise can be used to lift and lower a wide variety of…

U.S. Construction Starts Growth Projection Revised Slightly Downward
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U.S. Construction Starts Growth Projection Revised Slightly Downward

ConstructConnect, a leading provider of construction information and technology solutions in North America, announced the release of its Q3 2017 Forecast Quarterly Report. The U.S….

American Concrete Institute Announces $50,000 Available to Student Teams
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American Concrete Institute Announces $50,000 Available to Student Teams

The American Concrete Institute recently announced the availability of $50,000 for student teams from international universities to participate in the Fiber-Reinforced Concrete Bowling Ball Competition…

Takeuchi Announces Courson Equipment as New Dealer for Nevada
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Takeuchi Announces Courson Equipment as New Dealer for Nevada

Takeuchi-US, an innovative global leader in compact equipment, has announced Courson Equipment Co. of Carson City, Nevada as a new dealer. Serving northern Nevada, Courson…

New Home Sales Edge Up 0.8 Percent in June, Says NAHB
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New Home Sales Edge Up 0.8 Percent in June, Says NAHB

Sales of newly built, single-family homes in June inched up 0.8 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 610,000 units from a downwardly revised…

Equipment Rental Industry Forecast Remains Steady, Says ARA
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Equipment Rental Industry Forecast Remains Steady, Says ARA

The latest quarterly update to the five-year forecast for equipment rental industry revenues released by the American Rental Association (ARA) continues to call for steady…

U.S. Economic Growth Accelerates in Second Quarter; Nonresidential Fixed Investment Maintains Momentum, Says ABC
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U.S. Economic Growth Accelerates in Second Quarter; Nonresidential Fixed Investment Maintains Momentum, Says ABC

Real gross domestic product (GDP) expanded by 2.6 percent on a seasonally adjusted annualized basis during the year’s second quarter, according to Associated Builders and…