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|September 16, 2022||Job Costing is Essential for Construction Estimators||
For a government construction contractors, an essential part of their job is bidding on projects. To win the contract and make a profit, it is necessary to make the right cost estimation based on a ...Read more
|July 13, 2022||Commercial Construction Hits Recession||
Rising interest rates, supply chain issues, and construction material costs are contributing to an emerging recession.
According to some contractors, developers are delaying projects recent ...Read more
|June 29, 2022||Global HVAC Industry Estimated to Reach $278.9b by 2027||
With growing populations and improved living standards, and urbanization and a growing number of office jobs a result has been an increasing need for the installation of HVAC systems.
Accordi ...Read more
|June 28, 2022||Public Works Projects Face Rising Costs, Higher Bids||
The Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act or IIJA, dubbed the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law has provided...Read more
|June 8, 2022||Could Inflation Limit Benefits of New Infrastructure Spending?||
The Bipartisan Infrastructure Law (BIL) allocates $1.2 trillion in government funds to upgrade the nation's infrastructure. This includes transportation, the electricity grid, broadband, and a wide ...Read more
|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