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AGC of America Releases New Analysis

AGC of America Releases New Analysis

| March 14, 2017

National – Thirty-nine states added construction jobs between January 2016 and January 2017 while 38 states and D.C. added construction jobs between December and January, according to an analysis by the Associated General Contractors of America of Labor Department data released today. Association officials said that many firms report they are having a hard time finding enough qualified […]




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Wilson Butler Designs U of NY Music Room

Wilson Butler Designs U of NY Music Room

| February 27, 2017

Oswego, NY – Wilson Butler Architects announced that construction is complete on the new music department’s choral practice room at the State University of New York at Oswego.  Wilson Butler  provided programming and architectural design services for the project. The general contractor was PAC Associates of Oswego, Inc.    




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Studio A Completes AV System Design at the Straz Center for the Performing Arts

Studio A Completes AV System Design at the Straz Center for the Performing Arts

| February 23, 2017

Tampa, FLA– Acentech’s Studio A, a specialized acoustics, audiovisual systems design, and vibration consulting group for the performing arts based in Cambridge, Mass., recently announced that it has completed audiovisual system design work for the David A. Straz, Jr. Center for the Performing Arts in Tampa, Florida. The Straz Center is one of the largest performing arts centers in the United States […]




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Construction Firms Getting Squeezed by Increasing Material & Labor Costs

Construction Firms Getting Squeezed by Increasing Material & Labor Costs

| February 14, 2017

National – The cost of materials and services used in construction rose markedly faster than the price of completed buildings, according to a new analysis of federal producer price data released today by the Associated General Contractors of America. Association officials cautioned that potential restrictions on the use of imported construction materials threaten to drive up […]




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ABC National Names Cloud Based ERP Company to Exec List of Strategic Partners

| February 8, 2017

Seattle, WA –  Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC), a national construction industry trade association with nearly 21,000 members across 70 chapters throughout the United States, recently named Dexter + Chaney, a leader in cloud-based construction ERP software and developer of Spectrum® Construction Software, to the exclusive list of ABC strategic partners. Dexter + Chaney will join ABC’s […]




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SUNY Holds Topping Off for School of Pharmacy

SUNY Holds Topping Off for School of Pharmacy

| January 26, 2017

Designed by S/L/A/M Johnson City, NY – The State University of New York at Binghamton (SUNY Binghamton) held a milestone topping-off ceremony for its new School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences designed by The S/L/A/M Collaborative (SLAM). The new $60 million, 105,000sf academic/research-oriented facility will be located on a new, eight-acre health sciences campus being […]




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CarbonCure Named in the 2017 Global Cleantech Top 100

CarbonCure Named in the 2017 Global Cleantech Top 100

| January 24, 2017

Halifax, Canada – CarbonCure Technologies, a leading CO2-utilization technology provider, recently announced it was named in the prestigious 2017 Global Cleantech 100, produced by CTG (Cleantech Group). The Global Cleantech 100 represents the most innovative and promising ideas impacting the future of a wide range of industries. Featuring companies that are best positioned to solve tomorrow’s clean technology challenges, […]




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Consigli to build Albany Med Ctr Pediatric Emergency Dept

Consigli to build Albany Med Ctr Pediatric Emergency Dept

| January 19, 2017

Albany, NY – Consigli Construction  has been hired as the construction management firm in charge of building Albany Medical Center’s new Pediatric Emergency Department, the first of its kind for the region and the only one of its kind in northeastern New York and western New England. The four-story, 70,500-square-foot Pediatric Emergency Department, expected to be […]




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Seventy-Three Percent of Construction Firms Plan to Expand Headcount in 2017

| January 10, 2017

National  – Seventy-three percent of construction firms plan to expand their payrolls in 2017 as contractors expect private and public sector demand to grow in all market segments, according to survey results released today by the Associated General Contractors of America and Sage Construction and Real Estate. Despite the general optimism outlined in Expecting a […]




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Construction Employment Dips in December

| January 6, 2017

National – Construction employment slipped by 3,000 jobs in December, while average hourly earnings accelerated, according to an analysis of new government data by the Associated General Contractors of America. Association officials noted that recent construction spending numbers and their own survey of members suggest demand for construction remains strong, suggesting that the lack of […]




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