Top 10 OSHA Standards Cited For The Construction Industry

We’ve compiled our Top 10 Most Frequently Cited OSHA Standards for the Construction Industry for the 2014 fiscal year. OSHA publishes their own list each year, but it covers all standard violations cited for all industries. Our list is based on all standards cited by Federal OSHA using the North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) for the […]

Construction Data’s Hot Projects For The Week Of October 20, 2014

Listed below are Construction Data’s Hot Commercial Construction Projects for the week of October 20 – 24, 2014. Our Hot Projects showcases three projects from each state in our coverage area and are a combination of the most viewed projects in Construction Data’s Construction Lead Manager database by our customers. Alabama Old Satsuma Elementary School […]

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Architecture Billings Index Continues To Show Growth In September

The American Institute of Architects (AIA) reported the Architecture Billings Index (ABI) score was 55.2 for September. This is a couple of points higher than August’s score of 53. This is the fifth straight month of the ABI indicating an increase in billings. Because the ABI reflects the approximate nine to twelve month lead time between architecture […]

Seasons Change – Power Generation Challenges Remain the Same

Construction businesses across the country are dealing with challenges relating to the changing seasons. As autumn takes hold, dramatic drops in temperatures and reduced hours of sunlight mean a greater dependence on worksite power generation. And in an industry where optimizing efficiency while maximizing productivity is essential to a successful operation, finding the right power […]

Construction Data’s Hot Projects For The Week Of October 13, 2014

Listed below are Construction Data’s Hot Commercial Construction Projects for the week of October 13 – 17, 2014. Our Hot Projects showcases three projects from each state in our coverage area and are a combination of the most viewed projects in Construction Data’s Construction Lead Manager database by our customers. Alabama Weems Springs WTP Improvement […]

Growth Over Stability – Open Letter From Construction Data President Bill Black

I happened to be looking the other day at the most basic indicator of health in our industry, the Census Department’s data on the Value of Construction Put in Place. Looking only at Nonresidential Construction, the sector we serve, I  noted that the average value for the year so far is nicely up from last […]

Construction Data’s Hot Projects For The Week Of October 6, 2014

Listed below are Construction Data’s Hot Commercial Construction Projects for the week of October 6 – 10, 2014. Our Hot Projects showcases three projects from each state in our coverage area and are a combination of the most viewed projects in Construction Data’s Construction Lead Manager database by our customers. Alabama Intermodal Facility Phase II […]

Construction Data’s Hot Projects For The Week Of September 29, 2014

Listed below are Construction Data’s Hot Commercial Construction Projects for the week of September 29 – October 3, 2014. Our Hot Projects showcases three projects from each state in our coverage area and are a combination of the most viewed projects in Construction Data’s Construction Lead Manager database by our customers. Alabama Student Services Building […]

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Construction Industry Adds 16,000 Jobs In September, Unemployment Lowest In Over 6 Years

The construction industry added 16,000 jobs in September. September was the ninth consecutive month that employment in the construction industry increased. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), the unemployment rate for the construction industry was at 7 percent in August. This is the lowest unemployment rate since November 2007 when it was at […]

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