Construction Economics

Grogan, Tim
February 2014
ENR: Engineering News-Record;2/24/2014, Vol. 273 Issue 8, p1
Trade Publication
The article discusses the highlights of U.S. construction economics as of February 2014. It notes that public works market, deemed the weak link in construction's recovery in 2013, ended the year with few signs of strength at 2.3% off November's figures. It adds that structural steel prices drop 0.2% in February and provides a chart for 20-city average. Charts are presented on February 2014 construction cost index, building cost index, materials cost index, and year-to-date public construction.


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