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|September 22, 2022||Government Construction Boosts Heavy Equipment Market||
With new public works construction and upgrades occurring across the country, huge lumbering machinery alongside freeways and bridges is a common sight.
Modern new construction...Read more
|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
|August 15, 2022||National Defense Authorization Act Includes Provisions for Small Businesses||
The U.S. House of Representatives recently passed the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2023 (NDAA), which is a bipartisan defense bill.
It includes numerous measures to supp ...Read more
|July 5, 2022||APTAC Comes to the Rescue of American Small Business|
|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