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Category: Construction Processes


Construction Processes, Financial

How $21B in foreign investment is shaping the multifamily landscape

May 17, 2022

Via: Construction Dive

Foreign capital sources have made a major push into U.S. multifamily in recent years, and at the same time pivoted away from coastal real estate in favor of the Sun Belt and secondary markets. Points of interest for these investors […]


Construction Processes, Financial

President Biden, Secretary Buttigieg announce funding for road safety projects

May 17, 2022

Via: Roads & Bridges

The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) announced that the application process is now open for communities to apply for $1 billion in Fiscal Year 2022 funding to help them ensure safe streets and roads for all. The Bipartisan Infrastructure Law’s […]


Construction Processes, Financial

Atlanta receives funding for infrastructure projects

May 13, 2022

Via: Roads & Bridges

The city of Atlanta recently received $45 million in federal funding for infrastructure projects. This is the first payout to the city from the $1.2 trillion Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act, which aims to improve roads and transit, clean water, […]


Construction Processes, Design

Top Design Firms Grow Revenue, But Not at Pre-Pandemic Rate

May 9, 2022

Via: ENR

In 2021, ENR Midwest’s 122 Top Design firms delivered $6.97 billion in total revenue. That’s up from the $6.54 billion reported by 110 firms in the prior year, but the relatively modest increase doesn’t keep pace with the pace of […]


Construction Processes, Financial

Deciphering the Meaning of March’s U.S. Construction Put-in-Place Stats

May 5, 2022

Via: ConstructConnect

Table 1 is a one-place depiction of the key percentage-change metrics for the 2022 Q1 put-in-place construction dollar volume statistics from the Census Bureau. Total year-to-date spending is ahead by +12.0, owing more to residential, at +18.6%, than nonresidential, +5.8%. […]


Construction Processes, Design

Financially Distressed Designer EYP Group Seeks Bankruptcy Protection

May 4, 2022

Via: ENR

Since 2016, EYP Group Holdings has completed design work on numerous prestigious health care and educational projects. Founded in 1972, the Albany, N.Y.-based architecture and engineering practice originally named Einhorn, Yaffee & Prescott was by all appearances a success, with […]


Construction Processes, Procurement

Construction Material Costs—Spikes Everywhere

May 3, 2022

Via: ConstructConnect

The breakouts in U.S. construction material input costs showed few signs of abating in March. Table 1 presents year-over-year, and latest-three-month percentage-change results for 15 Producer Price Index series that bear on the materials cost side of construction projects. March […]


Construction Processes, Financial

Senate Appropriators Quiz Buttigieg About DOT Budget

April 28, 2022

Via: ENR

With the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act moving deeper into the funding rollout stage and fiscal year 2022 appropriations belatedly in place, congressional appropriators are focusing sharply on federal spending bills for 2023. Senate and House committees are scrutinizing President […]


Construction Processes, Financial

Economic headwinds threaten construction’s spring recovery

April 20, 2022

Via: Construction Dive

After two years of pandemic-related fits and starts, builders are set for a busy spring. Construction and engineering spending reached $1.57 trillion in July 2021, according to Deloitte, and revenue growth will likely accelerate in 2022. In a survey of […]


Construction Processes, Design

How Architecture Firms Can Maximize Client Investment and Value

April 20, 2022

Via: gb&d magazine

There is more to providing architectural services to a client than just design. There is value in managing a client’s assets and helping them get the most bang for their buck long-term. That is part of what we do at […]