March Construction Spending Rises 1.3%
- Construction Outlays Hit $1.120 Trillion. Ackerman, Andrew // Bond Buyer;11/2/2005, Vol. 354 Issue 32251, p2
Reports on the increase in the spending on construction projects in the U.S. Total spending on private construction; Detection of growth in the flow of money into private residential buildings.
- Construction dips 72% in May. // Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);6/30/2008, Vol. 25 Issue 26, p12
The article reports on the 7% drop in construction spending in Southern Nevada in May 2008 as reported by McGraw Hill Construction. Of the total $381.7 million construction spending, residential market reached only $151.8 million or 85% less than the previous year while nonresidential...
- Industrial Hotspots Identified. // Supply House Times;May2006, Vol. 49 Issue 3, p30
The article presents the areas with the most number of industrial construction projects in the U.S. The Great Lakes region has spent over 11 billion dollars for several scheduled construction projects. Meanwhile, Kentucky enjoys the largest construction projects which totaled to 3 billion...
- Construction Outlays Flat in September. Newman, Emily // Bond Buyer;11/2/2004, Vol. 350 Issue 32002, p2
Reports on the construction spending for the month of September 2004 in the U.S. Percentage decline in total construction spending; Increase in public construction for the period.
- Construction Outlays Up to $997.2B in July. Newman, Emily // Bond Buyer;9/2/2004, Vol. 349 Issue 31961, p2
Reports on the increase in the construction spending on July 2004 in the U.S. Amount of the percentage increase; Prediction on the increase of construction for the month by economists; Increase in the flow of money into private residential building for the month.
- July Construction Spending Down 1.2% to $1.200 Trillion. Hume, Lynn // Bond Buyer;9/5/2006, Vol. 357 Issue 32459, p33
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- CONSTRUCTION STARTS RISE 8% IN JANUARY 2008. // Rock Products;Mar2008, Vol. 111 Issue 3, p18
This article states that new construction starts in the U.S. rose 8% in January 2008 to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $551.3 billion. These figures are from McGraw-Hill Construction, a unit of the McGraw-Hill Cos. It says that substantial growth were reported for nonresidential building...
- CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY TO EXPERIENCE WILD RIDE. // Rock Products;May2008, Vol. 111 Issue 5, p15
The article predicts the performance of the U.S. construction industry. According to a Construction Inflation Alert released by the Associated General Contractors of America (AGC), nonresidential construction will experience wide variance in demand, material costs and labor availability. Diesel,...
- Steel price threatens Southern Nevada's construction industry. Siroky, Gary // Las Vegas Business Press;6/14/2004, Vol. 21 Issue 23, p6
Discusses the challenge of the construction industry from the price increase of steel materials in the United States. Increase of the cost of a building project; Alleviation of the shortages in raw materials.