Due to its complexity, much of the subject matter concerning the economy requires detailed editorial commentary, often supported by relevant tables and graphs. At the same time, though, there are many topics (e.g., relating to demographics, housing starts, etc.) that cry out for compelling ‘short-hand’ visualizations. Whichever path is followed, the point of the journey, […]

Listed below are ConstructConnect’s Hot Commercial Construction Projects for the week of June 19 – 23, 2017. Our Hot Projects showcases three currently bidding or sub-bidding projects from all 50 states and the District of Columbia pulled from our extensive database of construction leads. Alabama St. Paul’s Student Center Location: Mobile, AL Building Use: Educational […]

ConstructConnect’s Chief Economist Alex Carrick recently sat down with Carolina Borges Cavalcante of Oldcastle Building Solutions to discuss the economy and the outlook for the construction industry. In Part 2 of the interview, Alex and Carolina discuss U.S. construction. Highlights from Part 2: Residential starts are around 1.1 million units per year annualized, about 500,000 short of […]

Due to its complexity, much of the subject matter concerning the economy requires detailed editorial commentary, often supported by relevant tables and graphs. At the same time, though, there are many topics (e.g., relating to demographics, housing starts, etc.) that cry out for compelling ‘short-hand’ visualizations. Whichever path is followed, the point of the journey, […]

ConstructConnect’s early-Summer 2017 forecasts of the Census Bureau’s put-in-place construction spending statistics are set out in the accompanying table. The long-term historical and projected movements of ‘grand total’, ‘total residential’, ‘total non-residential’ and some key type-of-structure sub-categories are shown in the graphs. There’s a full explanation of what constitutes the put-in-place investment numbers, and how […]

Due to its complexity, much of the subject matter concerning the economy requires detailed editorial commentary, often supported by relevant tables and graphs. At the same time, though, there are many topics (e.g., relating to demographics, housing starts, etc.) that cry out for compelling ‘short-hand’ visualizations. Whichever path is followed, the point of the journey, […]

Due to its complexity, much of the subject matter concerning the economy requires detailed editorial commentary, often supported by relevant tables and graphs. At the same time, though, there are many topics (e.g., relating to demographics, housing starts, etc.) that cry out for compelling ‘short-hand’ visualizations. Whichever path is followed, the point of the journey, […]

Due to its complexity, much of the subject matter concerning the economy requires detailed editorial commentary, often supported by relevant tables and graphs. At the same time, there are many topics (e.g., relating to demographics, housing starts, etc.) that cry out for compelling ‘short-hand’ visualizations. Whichever path is followed, the point of the journey, almost […]

Listed below are ConstructConnect’s Hot Commercial Construction Projects for the week of June 12 – 16, 2017. Our Hot Projects showcases three currently bidding or sub-bidding projects from all 50 states and the District of Columbia pulled from our extensive database of construction leads. Alabama Mixed Use Development Location: Fairhope, AL Building Use: Multi-Residential – […]