Construction Employment Declined in 39 States Between August 2019 and 2020, Says AGC

Construction Employment Declined in 39 States Between August 2019 and 2020, Says AGC

California & Vermont Lost the Most Jobs for the Year, Utah & South Dakota Added the Most; Hawaii & Nevada Lost the Most Jobs Between…

AGC: Public and Private Nonresidential Construction Spending Slump in July as Industry Employment Declines

AGC: Public and Private Nonresidential Construction Spending Slump in July as Industry Employment Declines

New York City, Brockton-Bridgewater-Easton, Mass. Have Worst Job Losses, While Walla Walla, Wash. and Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, Md. Post Largest Year-over-Year Construction Employment Increases Steep monthly declines…

Coronavirus Has Caused Significant Construction Project Delays and Cancellations, Yet Demand for Skilled Labor Is High, New Survey Finds

Coronavirus Has Caused Significant Construction Project Delays and Cancellations, Yet Demand for Skilled Labor Is High, New Survey Finds

The coronavirus has harmed the construction industry, prompting project delays and cancellations, layoffs and furloughs, yet it remains difficult for a majority of firms to…

Construction Sector Adds 16,000 Workers in August but Nonresidential Jobs Shrink, Says AGC

Construction Sector Adds 16,000 Workers in August but Nonresidential Jobs Shrink, Says AGC

Postponed and Canceled Projects Proliferate, Yet Majority of Firms Report Difficulty Filling Hourly Craft Positions; Officials Urge Immediate Federal Action to Fund Infrastructure and Enact…

Construction Employment Declines from June to July in 26 States and D.C. as Projects Are Canceled

Construction Employment Declines from June to July in 26 States and D.C. as Projects Are Canceled

Construction employment decreased from June to July in 26 states and the District of Columbia as earlier widespread job gains gave way to more project…

Construction Industry Adds 20,000 Employees in July as Nonresidential Employment Dips

Construction Industry Adds 20,000 Employees in July as Nonresidential Employment Dips

Construction employment increased by 20,000 jobs in July but the gains were limited to housing, while employment related to infrastructure and nonresidential building construction slipped…

Construction Spending Decreases for Fourth Consecutive Month in June as Declines in Leading Public Categories Continue, Says AGC

Construction Spending Decreases for Fourth Consecutive Month in June as Declines in Leading Public Categories Continue, Says AGC

Association Officials Warn Further Contraction Is Likely Unless Federal Government Enacts Prompt, Major Investment in Infrastructure as State and Local Governments Face Deficits Construction spending…

62% of Metros Shed Construction Jobs from June 2019-2020, AGC Calls for Infrastructure Funding and Other Relief Steps

62% of Metros Shed Construction Jobs from June 2019-2020, AGC Calls for Infrastructure Funding and Other Relief Steps

New York City and Brockton-Bridgewater-Easton, Mass. Have Worst 12-Month Losses, While Austin and Walla Walla, Wash. Top Job Gainers; 81 Percent of Metros Add Construction…

Construction Industry Adds 158,000 Workers in June But Infrastructure Jobs Decline, Says AGC

Construction Industry Adds 158,000 Workers in June But Infrastructure Jobs Decline, Says AGC

Gains in June are Concentrated in Homebuilding as State and Local Governments Postpone or Cancel Roads and Other Projects in Face of Looming Budget Deficits;…

Construction Spending Declines 2.1% in May as Drop in Private Work Outweighs Public Pickup, Says AGC

Construction Spending Declines 2.1% in May as Drop in Private Work Outweighs Public Pickup, Says AGC

Federal Infrastructure Measure Can Help Offset Private-Sector Demand that is Likely to Remain Below Pre-Coronavirus Levels amid Economic Uncertainty, While State and Local Budgets Also…

AGC: 329 Metro Areas Added Construction Jobs in May, New Survey Results Highlight Dangers Many Workers Face in Highway Work Zones

AGC: 329 Metro Areas Added Construction Jobs in May, New Survey Results Highlight Dangers Many Workers Face in Highway Work Zones

New Survey by the Associated General Contractors of America and HCSS Catalogs Work Zone Risks for Motorists and Workers as Construction Activity Increases Amid Growing…

New House Infrastructure Package Will Provide Needed Investments in Aging Infrastructure, Support Economic Recovery and Create Jobs, Says AGC

New House Infrastructure Package Will Provide Needed Investments in Aging Infrastructure, Support Economic Recovery and Create Jobs, Says AGC

The Moving Forward Act’s Proposed $1.5 Trillion in New Investments Will Improve Range of Public Infrastructure, Creating Needed Demand for Construction While Making the Economy…

Construction Employment Rises from April to May in 45 States, Slips in Five, Says AGC

Construction Employment Rises from April to May in 45 States, Slips in Five, Says AGC

Rebound from April Job Losses Reflects One-Shot Help from Paycheck Protection Program Loans and Easing of Stay-at-Home Orders, But Cancellations and State and Local Deficits…

New Data Shows Construction Activity Returning to Pre-Coronavirus Levels in Many Parts of the Country, Says AGC

New Data Shows Construction Activity Returning to Pre-Coronavirus Levels in Many Parts of the Country, Says AGC

Association Survey and Data Collected by Procore Measure Impacts of the Pandemic, Showing Signs of a Construction Recovery, but Labor Shortages and Project Cancellations Show…

Construction Jobs Rise by 464,000 Jobs, But Remain 596,000 Below Recent Peak, Notes AGC

Construction Jobs Rise by 464,000 Jobs, But Remain 596,000 Below Recent Peak, Notes AGC

Construction employment rebounded by 464,000 jobs in May, but the total remained 596,000 below the latest peak in February and the industry’s 12.7 percent unemployment…

Construction Employment Declines in 326 Out of 358 Metro Areas in April, Says AGC

Construction Employment Declines in 326 Out of 358 Metro Areas in April, Says AGC

New York City Has Largest Job Loss, Montgomery-Bucks-Chester County, Pa. Has Worst Percentage Loss as Coronavirus Pandemic Drives Rampart Decreases in a Month When Industry…

AGC: Construction Spending Shrinks 2.9 Percent in April as Public Agencies, Private Owners Halt

AGC: Construction Spending Shrinks 2.9 Percent in April as Public Agencies, Private Owners Halt

New Federal Investments in Transportation, Other Types of Infrastructure Will Help Offset Expected Declines in State and Local Funding as State Budgets Suffer Impacts of…

AGC Launches New Nationwide Program to Expand Diversity and Make Construction Jobsites More Inclusive

AGC Launches New Nationwide Program to Expand Diversity and Make Construction Jobsites More Inclusive

Associated General Contractors of America’s New “Culture of CARE” Program is Designed to Help Firms Create More Welcoming Workplace Environments The Associated General Contractors of…

Construction Industry Loses 975,000 Jobs in April as AGC Survey Shows Deteriorating Demand for Construction Projects

Construction Industry Loses 975,000 Jobs in April as AGC Survey Shows Deteriorating Demand for Construction Projects

Association Partner Procore Also Releases Near Real-Time Construction Data Measuring Impacts of Coronavirus as Association Calls for New Measures, Including Safe Harbor Provisions, to Revive…

Decision to Extend Paycheck Protection Program Loan Return Deadline to May 14 Helps, But Clarifications Still Needed, Says AGC

Decision to Extend Paycheck Protection Program Loan Return Deadline to May 14 Helps, But Clarifications Still Needed, Says AGC

Construction Official Urges Treasury Department to Clarify Recent, Confusing, Guidance that is Prompting Many Construction Firms to Return Loans, Cut Staff Instead of Risking Prosecution…