Top Tracked Markets
The Intermodal & Logistics market is a dynamic backbone of the nation’s economy, accounting for 8% of total US GDP annually. Primarily focused on the movement of freight, it encompasses all aspects of the supply chain and crosses all modes.
The Commercial and Residential real estate market is the largest private construction sector in the US with an annual value of over $1 trillion. From retrofitting existing structures to creating new buildings, this market spans many disciplines, industries and sectors of the economy.
The Health Care and Science + Technology market represents over $41 billion in private construction value annually. Furthermore, US healthcare spending accounts for over 18% of GDP and demographic trends point to an increase in demand for these services and facilities in the future.
A strong education system is crucial for economic competitiveness and the development of future generations. Private construction in the education sector is over $18 billion annually. As the demand for state-of-the-art educational facilities continues to rise, opportunities grow for innovative design.
Private construction spending in the Energy & Utilities market is more than $100 billion in value annually. It is also a vital sector of the economy that is experiencing significant changes and transitions in technology, policy & regulation.
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New! Rebecca Rockey, Cushman and Wakefield’s Deputy Chief Economist joined Thomas Grogan for a deep dive into the commercial real estate market on this episode of the podcast. Listen to the podcast here!
The Private Side in Engineering Inc.
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