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The value and lengths of construction disputes declined globally in 2016, according to the latest report based on disputes handled by Arcadis' Contract Solutions team. Image: Pixabay

June 26, 2017 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

But poorly written and administered contracts are still problems, says latest Arcadis report.

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June 26, 2017 | NCARB

This trend is driven by candidates completing the experience and examination programs concurrentl...

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June 22, 2017 | ABC

The first quarter showed gains in all categories.

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June 21, 2017 | AIA

Balanced growth results in billings gains in all sectors. 

535 Carlton, an 18-story, 298-unit building in the Pacific Park section of Brooklyn, N.Y., will be that neighborhood's first 100% affordable housing building. Greenland Forest City Partners is the developer. The latest report from Harvard's Joint Center for Housing Studies states that affordable for-sale and rental housing remains in short supply in many U.S. markets. Image: Office of the Mayor/Max Touhy

June 16, 2017 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

The Joint Center for Housing Studies’ latest report expects minorities and millennials to account...

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June 15, 2017 | USG Corporation (USG) and U.S. Chamber of Commerce

USG Corporation (USG) and U.S. Chamber of Commerce release survey results gauging confidence amon...

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Nonresidential construction spending falls in 13 of 16 Segments in April

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June 02, 2017 | Associated Builders and Contractors

Nonresidential construction spending fell 1.7% in April 2017, totaling $696.3 billion on a season...

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May 25, 2017 | ABC

Ohio schools built under government-mandated project labor agreements (PLAs) cost 13.12 percent m...

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May 24, 2017 | AIA

All regions report positive business conditions.

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May 24, 2017 | Lodging Econometrics

3 franchise companies comprise 65% of all rooms in the Total Pipeline.

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May 24, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Office buildings dominate the list, but a residential community climbed as high as number two on...

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May 16, 2017 | Construction Employers of America

Unemployment down to 4.4%; Specialty trade jobs dip slightly.

May 10, 2017 | ABODO

Median one-bedroom rent rose to $1,012  in April, the highest it has been since January.

May 09, 2017 | Perkins Eastman

There is an accessibility challenge facing the U.S. An estimated 1 in 5 people will be aged 65 or...

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May 03, 2017 | ACEC

The first quarter 2017 (Q1/17) of ACEC’s Engineering Business Index (EBI) dipped slightly (0.5 po...

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May 02, 2017 | ABC

Spending in the segment totaled $708.6 billion on a seasonally adjusted, annualized basis.

May 01, 2017 | ABC

Real gross domestic product (GDP) expanded 0.7 percent on a seasonally adjusted annualized rate d...

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April 28, 2017 | Zweig Group

The average 200-person A/E Firm is spending $200,000 on hiring, and not budgeting at all.

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April 19, 2017 | AIA

Balanced growth results in billings gains in all regions.

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April 13, 2017 | Daid Malone, Associate Editor

Three new states creep into the top 10 while first and second place remain unchanged.

April 03, 2017 | ABC

The segment totaled $701.9 billion on a seasonally adjusted annualized rate for the month, markin...

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March 29, 2017 | ABC

Although all three diffusion indices in the survey fell by more than five points they remain well...

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March 24, 2017 | BD+C Staff and WalletHub

Connecticut, Virginia, and Maryland are all in the top 10 most innovative states, but none of the...

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Construction spending outpaced the nation's GDP growth in 2016, according to JLL's latest construction outlook. But spending remains uncertain this year, as the industry waits to see whether new policies on labor and trade emerge from the new administration. Image: Pixabay

March 22, 2017 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Impacts on labor and materials costs at issue, according to latest JLL report. 

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March 22, 2017 | AIA

Business conditions projected to solidify moving into the spring and summer.

March 15, 2017 | ABC

Contractors in each segment surveyed all saw lower backlog during the fourth quarter, with firms...

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February 28, 2017 | Leopardo Companies

The pace of growth was slower than in 2015, however.

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February 23, 2017 | AIA

Despite minor slowdown in overall billings, commercial/ industrial and institutional sectors post...

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Hospitals’ energy costs per square foot (red boxes) have fluctuated greatly since 1999. Energy use intensity (Btu/sf/year) and energy costs (ft2/year) fell slightly in 2015. Chart ©2016 Grumman/Butkus Associates.

February 16, 2017 | Grumman/Butkus Associates

Report examines electricity, fossil fuel, water/sewer, and carbon footprint.

February 01, 2017 | AIA

Nonresidential spending decreased from $713.1 billion in November to $708.2 billion in December....

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