AGC: Cleveland Construction Employment Down 5% Year-Over-Year
Associated General Contractors of America's latest data on construction employment nationwide.
Getting Construction Reporting from a Payroll Service
When it comes to the construction payroll, reporting is essential. Whether it’s job labor costing; working prevailing wage jobs and submitting required certified payroll reports; handling complex union reporting; tracking workers’ compensation; or any other number of reporting needs, reporting remains a critical aspect to...
Cleveland's second Inner Belt Bridge to be a P3
Building a second Inner Belt Bridge for Cleveland will cost Ohio $332 million -- eventually. Gov. John Kasich plans to accelerate the project by hiring a design-build team that will both demolish the current bridge and construct the new one. The architecture-construction-finance team that is chosen will pay the $332 million up front and...
Regional Building Projects Earn LEED Certification
Congratulations to the project team let by Donley’s for the Cleveland Clinic Foundation’s Avon Health Center on earning LEED Silver certification under the new construction criteria.
AGC: Study Finds No Need for OFCCP's Proposed Hiring Mandates
A review of government enforcement data finds no justification for costly and complex new rules governing the hiring of veterans and people with disabilities being proposed by the Office of Contract Compliance Programs (OFCCP). The analysis found that significantly less than one percent of federal contractors covered by the rule may have...
Economists to CEA Contractors: Cross Your Fingers and Hope Congress Cooperates
On May 30th, the Chief Economists for AGC of America and Reed Construction Data provided their economic construction forecasts to gathered CEA members.
2012 CEA Contractor Success Series (Lunch & Learn) in key areas for contractor operations
July 18 – Accounting: Job Costing & Cash Flow Considerations for Contractors
Review of contractor revenue recognition methods and accounting considerations. How to prepare and understand the work in progress schedule and produce meaningful job schedules for management. Understand the importance of allocating indirect job costs...
efforts to prepare women for construction jobs praised in national report
Provided By: Institute for Women's Policy Research
Though federal highway funding is available to draw more women and minorities into construction-related trades and careers, few states have applied, the report says.