Press Releases

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ConstructConnect Hosts 32nd Annual CanaData East Construction Forecasts Conference in Toronto

August 31, 2017

Pulitzer Prize journalist Carl Bernstein will deliver the conference keynote on September 21. Read more.

U.S. Grand Total Construction Starts Growth Projection Revised Slightly Downward

August 4, 2017

ConstructConnect’s quarterly report shows courthouses and sports stadiums to end 2017 with a flourish. Read more.

ConstructConnect Partners with Construction Technology and Data Leaders to Streamline and Simplify the Preconstruction Process

July 18, 2017

Strategic collaboration with Assemble Systems, On Center Software and RSMeans Cost Data transforms construction industry. Read more.

ConstructConnect Announces Renewed Strategic Partnership with the Associated General Contractors of America

June 27, 2017

ConstructConnect, a leading provider of construction information and technology solutions in North America, announced today that it would continue its strategic partnership through its iSqFt brand with the Associated General Contractors of America (AGC). Both organizations are committed to a renewed relationship Read more.

ConstructConnect, The American Institute of Architects (AIA) and Hanley Wood Media Collaborated with Design Teams to “Blitz Build” Women’s Shelter

June 6, 2017

ConstructConnect, a leading provider of construction information and technology in North America, partnered with the American Institute of Architects (AIA), Hanley Wood Media and industry volunteers to revitalize the Coalition for the Homeless of Central Florida’s CWF as part of AEC Cares’ seventh-annual “blitz build.” Read more.

Total U.S. Construction Starts Pulled Back in First Quarter 2017

May 18, 2017

ConstructConnect, a leading provider of construction information and technology solutions in North America, announced today the release of its Q2 2017 Forecast Quarterly Report. The report sets out a year-over-year grand total 2017 starts change that has been eased back to +4.8% from the +7.4% figure that was estimated in Q1 of this year. Read more.

ConstructConnect to Present Spring Economic Webcast: Bump or Slump? 2017 Prospects for Design and Construction

May 10, 2017

ConstructConnect, a leading provider of construction information and technology solutions in North America, announced its annual spring economic webcast: Bump or Slump? 2017 Prospects for Design and Construction. The complimentary webcast–featuring industry-leading chief economists Kermit Baker of the AIA, Ken Simonson of the AGC, and Alex Carrick of ConstructConnect–will take place at 2 p.m. EST on May 11. Read more.

ConstructConnect and the American Institute of Architects (AIA) to Present Groundbreaking Study at the Conference on Architecture

April 26, 2017

ConstructConnect, a leading provider of construction information and technology solutions in North America, will host two major presentations at the AIA Conference on Architecture. Read more.

The Coalition for the Homeless of Central Florida’s Center for Women and Families to be Renovated During AEC Cares Blitz Build on April 26

April 4, 2017

Every year for the past seven years, AEC Cares devoted its annual blitz build to help an underprivileged community in the United States. On April 26, 2017, the day before the AIA National Conference on Architecture, “projectOrlando” will bring together volunteer construction and design professionals from around the country the CFH CWF. Read more.

ConstructConnect Announces Expanded Partnership with The American Institute of Architects

February 9, 2017

ConstructConnect, a leading provider of construction information and technology solutions in North America, announced today through its continued Innovation Partnership with the American Institute of Architects (AIA) that both organizations are dedicated to a newly expanded relationship which will benefit their respective members and customers. Read more.

Grand Total Construction Starts in 2017 Are Expected to Rise 7.4% Versus 2016

February 8, 2017

In ConstructConnect’s Q1 2017 forecast report, grand total 2016 starts are upgraded to +6.4% year-on-year from +6.2% as was estimated in Q4 of last year and the projection for the 2017 grand total has also been revised upwards, showing a further improvement over 2016. Read more.

ConstructConnect Announces Partnership with the Newfoundland and Labrador Construction Association (NLCA)

January 26, 2017

ConstructConnect, a leading provider of construction information and technology solutions in North America, announced today through its partnership with the NLCA that is is furnishing NLCA members its industry-leading digital construction tender and lead service which includes Atlantic Canada’s most comprehensive database of non-residential construction data and tender documents. Read more.

ConstructConnect Announces the Coalition for the Homeless of Central Florida as AEC Cares 2017 Annual Project

January 25, 2017

ConstructConnect, a leading provider of construction information and technology in North America, AIA and Hanley Wood Media announced today the Coalition for the Homeless of Central Florida’s CWF is the recipient of the AEC Care’s seventh annual blitz build. Read more.

ConstructConnect Announces Fall Economic Webcast: Post-Election Outlook for Design and Construction

November 10, 2016

On November 17, ConstructConnect, AIA and AGC chief economists will wrap up 2016 and discuss what’s ahead for 2017 construction economy. Read more.

ConstructConnect Acquired by Roper Technologies; Combines with On Center Software to Bring Powerful Integrated Solutions to the Construction Industry

October 31, 2016

ConstructConnect, a leading US and Canadian based construction information and technology company, announced today that it has been acquired by Roper Technologies. Roper’s On Center Software business will work closely with ConstructConnect to explore
opportunities to integrate product roadmaps and deliver expanded value to our customers. Read more.

ConstructConnect Releases Comprehensive Report on the Employment Economics of Sustainability at Greenbuild Expo 2016

October 5, 2016

Chief economist Alex Carrick analyzes the economic data behind sustainable design and construction job projections Read more.

ConstructConnect and AEC Cares Partners Help Renovate Philadelphia Athletic Recreation Center

May 31, 2016

ConstructConnect joined forces with the American Institute of Architects (AIA), Hanley Wood Media and industry volunteers on May 18 to revitalize the Philadelphia Athletic Recreation Center as part of AEC Cares’ annual “blitz build.” Read more.

ConstructConnect Insight to Debut at American Institute of Architects’ Convention

May 19, 2016

ConstructConnect, the recently formed construction data company that includes four legacy brands: iSqFt, Construction Market Data, BidClerk and Construction Data today introduced ConstructConnect Insight. Read more.

ConstructConnect Brand Unites Market Leaders iSqFt, CMD, BidClerk and Construction Data Company

May 12, 2016

Navigating the construction process just got a lot easier. Today’s launch of ConstructConnect, the combination of four legacy brands including BidClerk, Construction Data Company, Construction Market Data (CMD) and iSqFt, signals the unprecedented
ability for construction professionals to capture, leverage and distribute relevant information and data through easy-to-use technology. Read more.

Philadelphia Athletic Recreation Center to be renovated during the AEC Cares Blitz Build on May 18

May 4, 2016

Numerous sponsors, including USG, YKK America, Kawneer Alcoa, YKK AP American, Vinyl Institute and ProEst Technologies have made significant donations to help renovate the Philadelphia Recreation Center in inner-city Philadelphia. Read more.

CMD Report Predicts Continued Improvement for Residential and Non-Residential Construction in Q2

April 28, 2016

U.S. construction starts increased 7.4 percent, higher than expected in the first quarter of 2016. On the heels of a 5.8 percent gain in 2015, residential starts and non-residential starts are tracking positively for the second quarter, according
to CMD’s latest quarterly forecast report. Read more.

CMD Announces Spring Economic Webcast: Is Construction Gaining or Waning?

April 20, 2016

CMD, one of the leading providers of construction information in North America, today announced its spring economic webcast, “Is Construction Gaining or Waning?” The complimentary webcast – featuring industry-leading chief economists Kermit Baker
of The American Institute of Architects (AIA), Ken Simonson of The Associated General Contractors of American (AGC) and Alex Carrick of CMD – will take place at 2 p.m. EDT on May 5. Read more.

iSqFt and CMD Announce Agreement to Merge

August 4, 2015

iSqFt and CMD Group (CMD) today announced the companies have merged. CMD is one of the leading providers of construction information in North America. iSqFt provides the commercial construction industry a leading software-as-a-service solution in
addition to bid information, both powered by a vast network of construction professionals across the United States. Terms of the agreement were not disclosed. Read more.

iSqFt and BidClerk Combine to Offer Superior SaaS Solutions

October 6, 2014

iSqFt and BidClerk have announced that they have finalized and closed a transaction that merges the two fastest-growing, most innovative SaaS companies in the commercial construction software segment. Read more.