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Prefabricated Elements Top Commercial Contractors’ Productivity Catalysts

Concrete Products News
Jan 11, 2018

Ninety percent of contractors surveyed for the USG + U.S. Chamber Q4 2017 Commercial Construction Index do not consider jobsites to be very efficient. Respondents identify labor productivity as the means to achieving jobsite efficiency, a metric they acknowledge can be improved by using more prefabricated building elements.

New Construction Starts in 2018 to Increase 3% to $765 Billion

Dodge Data & Analytics
Dec 29, 2017

“The U.S. construction industry has moved into a mature stage of expansion,” stated Robert Murray, chief economist for Dodge Data & Analytics. “After rising 11% to 13% per year from 2012 through 2015, total construction starts advanced a more subdued 5% in 2016. An important question entering 2017 was whether the construction industry had the potential for further expansion.”

6 Construction Industry Trends to Expect in 2018

Dec 21, 2017

As the end of 2017 comes near, it’s time to start preparing for the year ahead. Keep on top of new emerging trends in the construction industry not only helps keep your company from falling behind but also helps prepare you for the future. With the continuing growth and evolution of the construction industry, companies must stay up-to-date if they want to remain competitive.