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Skilled Worker Shortage Prompts Lowe's, …

A major shortage of U.S. skilled workers and an increasingly tight labor market has pushed home improvement giants to start new development programs.

Home Depot Foundation Donates $50M to Co…

The Home Depot Foundation is giving a financial boost to the construction industry in hopes of curtailing the trade workers most needed and invaluable to construction work. So reports Green...

Disaster Mitigation Saves Money and Live…

A recent study from the National Institute of Building Sciences shows that federal funds spent on mitigating hazards yields fewer dollars spent on disaster recovery and related costs. So reports...

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A major shortage of U.S. skilled workers and an increasingly tight labor market has pushed home improvement giants to start new development programs.

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The Home Depot Foundation is giving a financial boost to the construction industry in hopes of curtailing the trade workers most needed and invaluable to construction work. So reports Green Building News.

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A recent study from the National Institute of Building Sciences shows that federal funds spent on mitigating hazards yields fewer dollars spent on disaster recovery and related costs. So reports Building Green

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A construction marriage made in heaven is how some describe prefabrication and energy efficiency. So reports The Huffington Post.

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Now is the time to plan where you’ll travel this fall for professional development and conference participation.

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Technology

iRobot at a Construction Site Near You

Robots are being designed to perform specific construction tasks using a variety of materials with the aim of automating constructions tasks such as stacking nonstandard arrangements. So reports the Architect's...

Economics

Labor Costs, Wages Up As Market Tightens

Construction labor costs across the board in the U.S. and Canada rose in February as subcontractor prices saw large gains, according to information from IHS Markit and the Procurement Executives...

Labor

Construction Unemployment Reaches Histor…

Construction unemployment rates in a vast majority of states is down and last November was the strongest on record, according to recently published statistics.

Safety

Michigan Firm Faces $154K Fine After Wor…

Michigan-based RSE Construction Services, LLC, was fined $154,000 after an employee died and another was injured falling off a barn roof. So reports NBC 25.

Environment

New Report: Environmental Health & S…

Zion Market Research group released its analysis of the EHS Market, covering global analysis, share, growth trends and forecasts for 2016-2024.

Green Construction

LEED, STAR Team Up to Address Sustainabi…

Green Business Certification Inc. will partner with STAR Communities to try to create a streamlined sustainable building framework for cities and communities. So reports the U.S. Green Building Council.

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Skilled Worker Shortage Prompts Lowe's, …

A major shortage of U.S. skilled workers and an increasingly tight labor market has pushed home improvement giants to start new development programs.

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