Tag: supply chain issues


Enrollment, funding, supply chain issues throw wrench into school construction projects

August 3, 2023

Via: Construction Dive

In addition to demolishing withered facilities, schools are finding themselves taking a sledgehammer to something else in light of the pandemic: building improvement plans themselves. “They’ve had to revisit the size of their portfolio and facilities” for school construction projects, […]

Construction Processes, Procurement

Peak pricing? June’s PPI shows signs of relief for construction materials.

July 15, 2022

Via: Construction Dive

The report comes on the heels of a broader analysis from Jay Pendergrass, director of supply chain at No. 11 contractor Gilbane, who noted declines in steel, copper and lumber going into the second half of 2022. Taken together, the […]


Construction’s hottest sectors for 2022

January 25, 2022

Via: Construction Dive

Construction Dive is taking a look at five of the country’s hottest construction verticals heading into 2022, specifically warehouses, data centers, ports, life sciences facilities and infrastructure projects. All affected in some way by the challenges of COVID-19, supply chain […]


Sector watch: Billions of dollars set to boost US port projects in 2022

January 24, 2022

Via: Construction Dive

Ports from coast to coast are eyeing improvement projects to help alleviate supply chain issues that have plagued businesses since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic. The focus on port projects in the recently enacted Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act […]