Tag: jobs

Construction Processes, Legal

Construction jobs up in 42 states

January 24, 2018

Via: Commercial Construction and Renovation

Forty-two states added construction jobs between December 2016 and December 2017, while 32 states and the District of Columbia added construction jobs between November and December, according to an analysis by the Associated General Contractors of America of Labor Department […]

Construction Processes, Legal

Construction firms add 5,000 jobs in April

May 17, 2017

Via: BDCNetwork

The Bureau of Labor Statistics recently released its April jobs report, revealing that employment in the construction industry increased by 5,000 jobs (seasonally adjusted). While the economy added 211,000 jobs, total specialty trade employment contracted nominally, shedding 1,500 positions in […]

Construction Processes, Legal

Commercial construction supported 6.25M jobs in 2016

April 26, 2017

Via: Commercial Construction and Renovation

NAIOP, the Commercial Real Estate Development Association, recently released its annual study “Economic Impacts of Commercial Real Estate” in which it details the development, construction, and ongoing operations of new commercial real estate in the U.S. The study shows office, […]

Construction Processes, Legal

17 states add construction jobs in March as hiring surge wanes

April 25, 2017

Via: Construction Dive

February’s mild weather led to a surge in early hiring for the year, which diminished March’s typical seasonal job increases, AGC Chief Economist Ken Simonson said in a release. He added that only Massachusetts and Texas set March hiring records in […]

Construction Processes, Financial, Legal

Jobs per $1 Billion of Infrastructure Construction…and the Wall

April 5, 2017

Via: ConstructConnect

The governments of both the U.S. and Canada are expressing their determination to proceed with amplified infrastructure spending programs. A related question that is often being asked is, “How much extra employment will be created?” Two approaches to an answer […]

Construction Processes, Legal

Construction Continues To Add Jobs In Arizona, Nevada

November 30, 2016

Via: ENR

Arizona, Nevada and New Mexico joined 36 other states that all posted employment gains between June 2015 and June 2016. Despite this long-term positive growth, the month-over-month employment figures are less positive: 25 states, including New Mexico, lost construction jobs […]

Construction Processes, Legal

Construction employment up in 39 states and DC

November 23, 2016

Via: Commercial Construction and Renovation

Thirty-nine state added construction jobs between July 2015 and July 2016 while construction employment only increased in 23 states and the District of Columbia between June and July, according to analysis of Labor Department data released today by the Associated […]