ConstructConnect announced today that March’s volume of construction starts, excluding residential activity, was $36.3 billion. The latest month-to-month change in the volume of starts was +46.1%. The major reason for the big jump upwards was an initiation of work on a mega project, the Atlantic Coast natural gas pipeline, with an estimated value of $5.5 […]

ConstructConnect announced today that February’s volume of construction starts, excluding residential activity, was $23.6 billion. The latest month-to-month change in the volume of starts, at -24.3%, was more than the usual mild drop from January to February due to seasonality. February of this year relative to February of last year was -35.5%. The level of […]

ConstructConnect announced today that January’s volume of construction starts, excluding residential activity, was $29.3 billion. The fact that some of the monthly starts numbers can display wild swings is confirmed by the following. January 2018’s volume of starts relative to December 2017’s level was +35.8%; but January 2018 compared with January 2017 was -22.6%. The […]