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|May 26, 2022||As Asphalt Costs Rise, Can an App Help Contractors?||
If you work in the construction trades, you are well familiar with paving crews filling potholes or asphalting roads and parking lots.
Asphalt itself is obtained in part as a byproduct of p ...Read more
|May 20, 2022||21 Percent Rise In Non-Residential Construction Materials Over the Past Year||
A country’s growth can be witnessed in its infrastructure and buildings, and in the USA, the construction industry represents ...Read more
|May 19, 2022||Ukraine War Causes UK Steel Price Surge||
Nine out of ten contractors in the United Kingdom say prices for construction materials have gone up since the war broke out.
That’s according to Gleeds’ Spring 2022 Market Report.
|April 25, 2022||Contractor Group Blasts Biden’s ‘Buy America’ Construction Mandate||
In April, the Biden Administration, through the Office of Management and Budget (OMB), which reports to the White House, released a memo offering guidance to federal agencies on procuring materials ...Read more
|March 15, 2022||Non-Residential Construction Material Prices Skyrocketed in 2021||
Non-residential construction material prices rose 20 percent in one year according to data collected even before the war in Ukraine heated up.
Some commodity price figures from February show ...Read more
|March 7, 2022||Russia-Ukraine War Cause Oil, Cargo Prices to Soar||
Rising oil prices are barely worth a headline since the pain at the pump is acutely felt by nearly every American. But the side effect of cargo costs is something many may have not noticed… yet.< ...Read more
|February 17, 2022||Prices of Materials Jumped by Nearly 20 Percent From 2021 to 2022||
Over the past 12 months, the prices charged by producers of goods, distributors, and transportation firms have increased by 2.6 percent. In comparison, contractors of new nonresidential constructio ...Read more
|November 2, 2021||Construction Spending Dropped in September||
Both residential and nonresidential construction declined, AGC reports.
“Spending on projects has been slowed by shortages of workers and materials, as well as extended or uncertain deliver ...Read more
|August 24, 2021||Building Material Prices Won’t Stabilize Until Summer 2022||
The sky-high costs of construction materials due to the coronavirus pandemic are a topic we ...Read more
|August 4, 2021||Material Costs Still Sky-High as Infrastructure Bill Approaches Passing||
As we recently reported, the massive infrastructure bill championed by the Biden adm ...Read more