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AGC of America Update: Construction Employment Increases

AGC of America Update: Construction Employment Increases

| August 1, 2018

National – Construction employment increased in 272 (76 percent) out of 358 metro areas between June 2017 and June 2018, declined in 44 (12 percent) and was unchanged in 42, according to a new analysis of federal employment data released today by the Associated General Contractors of America. Association officials noted that, for now at […]

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Construction Employment Reaches Record High in Mass

| July 23, 2018

Alexandria, VA – Forty-three states and the District of Columbia added construction jobs between June 2017 and June 2018, while 32 states and D.C. added construction jobs between May and June, according to an analysis by the Associated General Contractors of America of Labor Department data released today. Association officials cautioned that continued job gains […]

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City Point Named a Best Place to Work

City Point Named a Best Place to Work

| July 11, 2018

Boston – City Point Partners recently announced it was ranked No. 3 in the Extra Small category (20-49 employees) on the Boston Business Journal‘s 2018 Best Places to Work in Massachusetts list. The award honors those companies who create the most enjoyable and meaningful work environments throughout the Greater Boston area. Eighty companies were honored […]

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Construction Employment At 10 Year High

| July 9, 2018

Arlington, VA – Construction employment increased by 13,000 jobs in June and by 282,000 jobs over the past year, reaching a 10-year high, according to an analysis of new government data by the Associated General Contractors of America. Association officials said many construction firms appear to be more willing to hire amid lower tax rates […]

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Acella Promotes Brash

Acella Promotes Brash

| June 26, 2018

Pembroke, MA – Acella Construction Corporation recently announced the promotion of Scott Brash from Senior Superintendent to the position of General Superintendent. In his new post Brash will train and mentor Acella’s growing team of project superintendents, as well as oversee projects in operations, to ensure the highest quality and standards of excellence that are the hallmarks […]

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Construction Employment Increases

| May 30, 2018

Arlington, VA – Construction employment increased in 256 out of 358 metro areas between April 2017 and April 2018, declined in 63, and was unchanged in 39, according to a new analysis of federal employment data released today by the Associated General Contractors of America. Association officials said that the data showed a continuation of […]

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Amazon Signs Lease At Boston Seaport

Amazon Signs Lease At Boston Seaport

| May 2, 2018

Boston – WS Development, in partnership with PSP Investments, recently joined Amazon, Boston Mayor Martin J. Walsh, and Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker in announcing that a lease for 430,000sf of office space at the company’s 23-acre Boston Seaport development has been signed with Amazon. WS Development expects the project to start construction later this year […]

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Stantec Recognized as a Workplace Leader

Stantec Recognized as a Workplace Leader

| April 9, 2018

South Burlington, VT – Stantec was recently named a leader in two statewide surveys recognizing the top places of employment in Vermont. Its South Burlington office was named the No. 1 Large Employer in the 12th annual ranking of Best Places to Work in Vermont. Additionally, the office was named a 2018 Rising Star in Worksite Wellness. […]

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Construction Employment Increases

| April 5, 2018

Arlington, VA – Construction employment increased in 257 out of 358 metro areas between February 2017 and February 2018, declined in 50 and stagnated in 51, according to an analysis of federal employment data recently released by the Associated General Contractors of America. Association officials said that the employment gains are occurring as construction firms […]

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Construction Employment Rises

| March 15, 2018

Arlington, VA – Thirty-five states and the District of Columbia added construction jobs between January 2017 and January 2018, while 32 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 recently.  Association officials cautioned, however, that newly-imposed tariffs […]

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