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|October 1, 2021||Need to Procure a Small Business? There’s an App for That||
The app features a map of Virginia that shows the locations of vendors that match whatever keyword you plug in. We tested it with the search term “concrete” and were shown a busy constellation ...Read more
|September 23, 2021||Infrastructure Investments Will Boost GDP and Employment Across Sectors||
While the bill has passed the Senate, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is expected to bring the bill to the floor for a vote on Monday.
The study showing the economic boons the bill would bring was ...Read more
|September 20, 2021||Construction Starts Declined in August||
August marked the third consecutive month of declines in total construction starts. While some sectors like commercial saw a modest increase of two percent, and manufacturing starts saw an encourag ...Read more
|September 6, 2021||St. Louis’ Broadway Tower to Finish $18m Renovation in November|
|August 27, 2021||Duplexes May Get Greenlight in California Suburbs||
On Thursday, the State Legislature in California advanced a bill that would allow double-unit buildings on lots that have exclusively allowed single-family homes, a policy the New York Times aptly ...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 13, 2021||New Orleans Convention Center Must Vote Again on Contract Bids||
The development follows challenges from bidders who did not secure the contract for hundreds of millions in upgrades to the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center.
Allegations of irregularities i ...Read more
|August 12, 2021||Study Says Public Private Partnerships Have Higher DBE Participation||
Researchers at the University of Maryland’s A. James Clark School of Engineering published a study recently by professor Qingbin Cui and doctoral student Kinqi Zhang in the journal Transportation ...Read more
|August 4, 2021||Material Costs Still Sky-High as Infrastructure Bill Approaches Passing|
|July 29, 2021||Infrastructure Bill Passes Major Hurdle With Bipartisan Support||
The US Senate voted on Wednesday to start debating the roughly $1 trillion infrastructure package, a longtime and key component of the Biden Administration’s agenda.
The current iteration o ...Read more