Tuesday, October 22, 2019
AGC midwest data

80% of contractors report difficulty finding qualified craft workers to hire as firms give...

Eighty percent of construction firms report they are having a hard time filling hourly craft positions that represent the bulk of the construction workforce,...

Construction takes to the airwaves

Wanting to get the word out about the importance of the construction industry, the Construction Advancement Foundation of Northwest Indiana (CAF) is starting up...
abc july confidence graph

Construction contractors remain confident as summer begins, says ABC

U.S. construction industry leaders remained upbeat regarding nonresidential construction’s near-term prospects in May 2019, according to the Construction Confidence Index released in mid-July by...

Residential building permits in central Indiana continue five-month decline, builders report

Central Indiana building permit applications for new home construction have declined for five months -- falling nine percent in April, the Builders Association of...

New construction trades earn and learn program to be introduced in Arcadia

A first-of-its-kind State Earn and Learn Program for the construction industry will be introduced at an Arcadia high school next week. Leaders from Hamilton Heights...