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|June 1, 2022||Top Tech Trends for Construction Estimators||
Without construction estimators most public works projects would never get off the ground. They prepare the bid documents and figure out budget costs after studying plans and specs.
It’s on ...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.
|May 2, 2022||Delaware Study Shows Disparities in State Contracts for DBE firms||
A new study looking at contract disparities in Delaware has been released by MGT Consulting Group.
The disparity study found that firms owned by ...Read more
|April 28, 2022||General Services Administration to Allow Joint Ventures to Secure Long-Term Gov't Contracts||
Changes are coming for those seeking to obtain long-term U.S. government contracts.
|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
|April 12, 2022||House Bill Would Ban Federal Contractors From Working in Russia||
The House Oversight and Reform Committee passed a bill on April 6 that would ban federal contractors from doing business in Russia and rip up any contracts if they are caught flouting the rule....Read more
|March 30, 2022||City of Greensboro Launches Supplier Diversity Tracking and Reporting||
The City of Greensboro is teaming up with B2Gnow – a leader in providing supplier diversity, procurement and grant management solutions for governments, contractors, and corporations for two deca ...Read more
|March 25, 2022||GSA Announces Four-Fold Increase to SDB Goals for Federal Contracts||
On Thursday, the General Services Administration, or GSA, announced they would increase procurement goals for Small Disadvantaged Businesses from 5 percent to 21 percent.
“This is an ambiti ...Read more
|March 19, 2022||New Ohio Law Reduces Barriers for M/W/VBEs||
Ohio has been taking a more proactive approach in getting businesses from historically marginalized communities involved in more public works contracts and procurement.
On March 2, 2022 the s ...Read more
|February 25, 2022||TriMark USA to Pay $48.5M for Fraudulently Procuring Disabled Vet Contracts||
On Wednesday, the United States Attorney for the Eastern District of Washington, Vanessa Waldref, and Carla Freeman, the United States Attorney for the Northern District of New York, announced that ...Read more