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Nonresidential Construction Spending Outlook Is Optimistic
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Nonresidential Construction Spending Outlook Is Optimistic

The Marcum report highlights the strengths in spending and employment. More

New York is the World's Most Expensive City for Construction
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New York is the World's Most Expensive City for Construction

Construction in the city averages a staggering $354 per foot. More

Making Concrete with Carbon Dioxide
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Making Concrete with Carbon Dioxide

Injecting CO2 directly into ready-mix trucks allows cement reductions More

Engineering Waterproof Concrete
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Engineering Waterproof Concrete

Water is concrete's ultimate enemy. Although concrete withstands constant beatings... More

Researcher Tests Fly Ash for Stronger Concrete
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Researcher Tests Fly Ash for Stronger Concrete

Researcher studies how to make concrete without portland cement. More

Construction Jobs are on the Rise
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Construction Jobs are on the Rise

From September 2016 through January 2017, 105,000 net new construction jobs were... More

Will Trump's Stimulus Package Lead to a Recession?
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Will Trump's Stimulus Package Lead to a Recession?

The Marcum Commercial Construction Index for the fourth quarter of 2016 predicts... More

Perfect Concrete's Secret Ingredient
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Perfect Concrete's Secret Ingredient

A new additive for concrete developed in France claims to give concrete, mortar,... More

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More Change Expected in the Construction Industry
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More Change Expected in the Construction Industry

The Marcum report predicts that a stimulus package will put pressure on wages and... More

What Does the 2016 Election Mean for Concrete Producers?
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What Does the 2016 Election Mean for Concrete Producers?

Insights from Dodge economists on the future of the industry. More

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