Monthly Archives: September 2018

Highway & Bridge Construction Employment Up 2.4% in July

Highway & Bridge Construction Employment Up 2.4% in July
Contractors hired an additional 8,800 workers compared to July 2017, according to the latest data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS).

Highway and bridge construction employment increased by 2.4 percent in July, the fourth consecutive year of gains during the seventh month. Contractors hired an […]

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YTD US Construction Spending and Value 2018

US Construction Spending and Value
The value of all US construction put in place in July edged 0.1% higher to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $1.3 trillion, even as the Commerce Department revised most June and May estimates lower. Total construction spending since the first of the year (not seasonally adjusted) is 5.2% higher […]

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