INDUSTRY NEWS / INDUSTRY STATISTICS

Construction Spending Flat in April; Public Spending Up

Industry News / Industry Statistics June 10, 2019 Construction Spending Flat in April; Public Spending Up U.S. Construction speing in April, 2019 was at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of…

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Construction Costs Rise for 31st Straight Month

Industry News / Industry Statistics May 23, 2019 Construction Costs Rise for 31st Straight Month U.S. Construction Costs increased in May for the 31st consecutive month, according to the IHS…

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Lodging Market Continues Strong Performance

Industry News / Industry Statistics May 14, 2019 Lodging Market Continues Strong Performance At the end of the first quarter of 2019, the U.S. construction pipeline in the lodging market…

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Construction Spending Climbs for Third Consecutive Month in February

Industry News / Industry Statistics April 4, 2019 Construction Spending Climbs for Third Consecutive Month in February U.S construction spending rose 1 percent in February to $1,320.3 billion, the third…

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Road Travel Set Mileage Record In 2018

Industry News / Industry Statistics March 25, 2019 Road Travel Set Mileage Record In 2018 Total U.S. vehicle miles traveled (VMT) reached a record-setting 3.225 trillion in 2018–an increase of…

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Coal and Renewables at “Crossover Point,” According to Report

Industry News / Industry Statistics March 25, 2019 Coal and Renewables at “Crossover Point,” According to Report Almost three-quarters of U.S. coal production is now more expensive than solar and…

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Construction Backlog Indicator Drops in January 2019

Industry News / Industry Statistics March 25, 2019 Construction Backlog Indicator Drops in January 2019 The Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) Construction Backlog Indicator shrank to 8.1 months in January,…

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Construction Spending Surged in January

Industry News / Industry Statistics March 14, 2019 Construction Spending Surged in January U.S. construction spending in January increased 1.3 percent over December, the largest monthly gain since spending was…

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U.S. Construction Spending Dips 0.6 Percent in December

Industry News / Industry Statistics March 5, 2019 U.S. Construction Spending Dips 0.6 Percent in December Construction spending dropped 0.6 percent in December, following on a 0.8 percent drop in…

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Solar Employment Dropped in 2018; Companies Bullish for 2019

Industry News / Industry Statistics February 12, 2019 Solar Employment Dropped in 2018; Companies Bullish for 2019 For the second straight year, employment in the solar industry fell in 2018.…

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