Armor Plastics plans $13.4 million start-up project in Madison

A new plastic coating company plans to invest $13.4 million to purchase, redevelop and equip a southwestern Indiana industrial building. The Indiana Economic Development Corp....

Indiana boy plays with full-sized construction toys in Las Vegas

A nine-year old Indiana boy's wish to become a construction worker came true on March 6  at Dig This Las Vegas. The child, identified as...

Construction backlog declines in the middle states, says Associated Builders and...

Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) says that its national Construction Backlog Indicator (CBI) contracted to 8.9 months during the fourth quarter of 2018, down 1.1...

DELV Design expands in Indy with IEDC grant support

DELV Design, an architecture, interior design and visioning firm, has announced plans to expand its operations in Indianapolis, creating up to 25 new high-wage jobs...

DeWees Construction: Allen Galloway becomes senior VP for business development

DeWees Construction in Bargersville has named Allen Galloway as senior vice-president of strategic planning, pre-construction and business development. A company announcement says Galloway has more than 30 years...

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National construction employment climbs by 52,000 in January; workweek hits all-time high as unemployment...

Construction employment increased by 52,000 jobs in January and by 338,000 jobs, or 4.7 percent, over the past year, while the latest reading on...

Indiana contractors report trouble finding skilled craftspeople, as well as project managers/superintendents

Seventy percent of U.S. construction firms report they are having a hard time filling hourly craft positions that represent the bulk of the construction...
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SMPS Build Business conference in Indy July 12-14

Architectural, engineering and construction industry clients, content experts, principals, business developers and marketers will converge on Indianapolis from July 12 to 14 at the...

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Contractor bids for Terre Haute Convention Center project to be sought...

Construction of the new downtown Terre Haute Convention Center is scheduled to start July 19, pending a sale of bonds and property acquisition. Steve Bauer,...

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