Tag: public work

Construction Processes, Legal

New York adopts new labor law to ‘protect integrity of public work’

January 5, 2023

Via: Construction Dive

The law requires contractors and subs that want to win public projects to register with the Department of Labor and provide a series of disclosures about their business every two years. The goal is to ensure previous labor law and […]


New infrastructure law broadens Federal Miller Act protections

March 3, 2022

Via: Roads & Bridges

A section of the law includes an amendment requiring payment and performance security on all federally financed infrastructure projects receiving TIFIA loans and grants. This amendment extends protections for P3 projects, when the federal government is not a named party […]

Construction Processes, Interaction of Expertise

Should contractors risk moving into niche building sectors?

February 4, 2020

Via: Construction Dive

In the construction industry, the term “specialty contractors” usually refers to subcontractors who deal exclusively with one piece of the construction process like metal framing, flooring or curtain walls. However, all but the largest conglomerates are niche contractors in some […]