Construction Companies Are Competing for Woman Workers
The Washington Post's Danielle Paquette reports on woman in construction having choices.
Baby boomers are retiring in droves, vacating construction sites and body shops and 18-wheelers. Now America’s male-dominated industries, faced with a looming worker shortage, are trying to tap talent that has traditionally found...
Cleveland's Westside Aspen Place Development Moves Forward
Stan Bullard, Crain's senior reporter
Aspen Place, a $10 million affordable housing development proposed by the Detroit Shoreway Community Development Organization, is getting ready to roll near the West 61st Street rapid station of the Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority"
Visa-For-Cash Program Could Be the Future in Cleveland Development
News Article by Stephen Koff, Cleveland.com
The visa-for-cash program is supposed to help down-on-their-heels areas where banks and U.S.. citizens might be reluctant to invest, and its promoters say it paid off wildly in cities like Cleveland..."
Join The National Safety Stand-Down May 8-12
Article on Construction Superintendent, April 19, 2017
Fatalities caused by falls from elevation continue to be a leading cause of death for construction employees, accounting for 350 of the 937 construction fatalities recorded in 2015 (BLS data). Those deaths were preventable. The National Fall Prevention Stand-Down raises fall...
Several CEA Members Awarded The Excellence in Diversity and Inclusion Award For 2017
From the webpage The Ohio Department of Transportation,
Awards were given in the following eight categories to recognize outstanding individuals and businesses that have developed a positive reputation in the industry for professionalism, integrity in work standards and performance, exhibit a commitment to business development, and...
2017 Safety Week
From the Safety Week website.
...more than 60 national and global construction firms comprising The Construction Industry Safety (CISI) group and the Incident and Injury Free CEO (IIF) Forum have joined forces with a single aim: to inspire everyone in the industry to be leaders in safety. Being safe every day on every job site crosses...
Akron Plans A $14.5 Million Upgrade Project Of The Main Street Corridor
By Beacon Journal staff reporter
This project is going to modernize and beautify Main Street and transform the downtown experience for pedestrians and motorists."
New Arena Will Be Smart Connected
Jennifer Hermes reporter for Environmental Leader explorers benefits of a substainable and smart connect arena.
The Orlando Magic’s Amway Center, for example, saved almost $1 million a year, including about $700,000 in annual energy costs alone, because of LEED green building certification, according to a...
Diversity and Youth Rising in NYC Construction Workforce
Diverse and youngful workers elavated NYC's construction workforce says Kim Slowey reporter for ConstructionDive.com
Workers ages 20-39 gained ground with representation of 44%, up from 41% in 2014, while the number of older workers ages 40-59 fell to 46% from 50%. The share of women in the industry inched up to 7.6%, while the number...
Lean Construction Education Program
Posted on AGC’s Building Material site
AGC’s CM-Lean Exam Prep Course – Now Available!
Have you completed all seven units of AGC’s Lean Construction Education Program? Are you ready to pursue the CM-Lean credential and don't know where to begin? Maybe you've already signed up to take the CM...