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Construction Trends: May 2024

The U.S. Department of Labor announced a final rule clarifying the rights of employees to authorize a representative to accompany an Occupational Safety and Health Administration compliance officer during an inspection of their workplace

Construction Trends | April 2024

New research has ranked the United States’ most populated industries and estimated what their pay could look like in 2033, in line with inflation, and the results are surprising.

Construction Trends | March 2024

U.S. Green Building Council Announces Top 10 U.S. States for Green Building in 2023The U.S. Green Building Council has released its annual list of Top 10 States for LEED. For the first time ever, New...

Construction Trends | February 2024

The construction sector added 17,000 employees in December and continued to raise wages at a faster clip than other industries, the Associated General Contractors of America reported in an analysis of government data.

Construction Trends | January 2024

Construction sector job gains slowed in November as firms added only 2,000 jobs, but wages for hourly employees accelerated and the number of unfilled positions reached record highs in October, the Associated General Contractors of...

Construction Trends | December 2023

Research findings released Oct. 26 indicate construction contractors continue to make progress responding to issues affecting worker safety and health, such as heat and mental health, but many areas for improvement remain.

L&W Supply Acquires D&E Supply

L&W Supply Corporation has completed the acquisition of D&E Supply in Tulsa, Okla. The new location is L&W Supply’s fourth branch in Oklahoma and second branch in the Tulsa area. D&E Supply was founded in...

Rockfon Celebrates 10 Years in North America

Rockfon, part of Rockwool Group, celebrates 10 years of providing the North American market with its portfolio of ceiling system solutions. Since 1962, Rockfon has been a manufacturer of stone wool ceiling panels with more...