Unemployment down to 4.4%; Specialty trade jobs dip slightly.
The first quarter 2017 (Q1/17) of ACEC’s Engineering Business Index (EBI) dipped slightly (0.5 po...read more
Spending in the segment totaled $708.6 billion on a seasonally adjusted, annualized basis.
Real gross domestic product (GDP) expanded 0.7 percent on a seasonally adjusted annualized rate d...read more
The average 200-person A/E Firm is spending $200,000 on hiring, and not budgeting at all.
New data from NCARB reveals that while the number of architects remains consistent, practitioners...read more
The segment totaled $701.9 billion on a seasonally adjusted annualized rate for the month, markin...read more
Although all three diffusion indices in the survey fell by more than five points they remain well...read more
Businesses that have pleasant, well-maintained restrooms can turn into customer magnets.
Due to a lack of bipartisan agreement over funding mechanisms, as well as regulatory hurdles and...read more
The survey asks respondents to share their expertise and insights on Baby Boomer expectations, he...read more
A new report estimates 7 million drivers will shift to autonomous vehicles in 3 U.S. cities....
A new Transwestern report examines the adaptive reuse trend across the U.S.
Paris, Frankfurt, and Macau are all on the list, but none of them are more expensive than the cit...read more
This paper is the first in a planned three-part series of studies on the evolution of diverse off...read more
Sodexo's Institute of Quality of Life has produced an expansive report that examines global workplace trends. The report argues in favor of a “people-centric” approach to workplaces that places the well being and value of employees above all else. Image: Pixabay
The latest Sodexo report on workplace trends explores 10 factors that are impacting the global wo...read more
Nonresidential spending decreased from $713.1 billion in November to $708.2 billion in December....
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This marks the third consecutive record-breaking year for building completions over 200 meters....
Seven of the 10 executives in the sector surveyed in the report said their company fell victim to...read more
Architecture firms close 2016 with the strongest performance of the year.
A survey, conducted in October by The Harris Poll on behalf of AIA, asked 2,108 U.S. adults if th...read more
The boost in firm leader optimism extends across almost the entire engineering marketplace.
Many construction firms have reported that they remain busy but have become concerned that work c...read more
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“The U.S. economy continues to expand amid a weak global economy and, despite risks to the constr...read more
Nonresidential spending is now 2.6 percent higher than at the same time one year ago.
Overall nonresidential construction spending in September totaled $690.5 billion, down a slight 0...read more
It’s all about technology and convenience when it comes to the things millennial renters value mo...read more
A national survey finds strong support for essential community buildings.
ABC releases state rankings on policies affecting construction industry.
Decline in new design contracts suggests volatility in design activity to persist.