Indiana construction firms face shortage of qualified workers

Construction firms in Indiana are facing a shortage of qualified construction workers, according to a new survey. The survey, conducted by the Associated General Contractors...
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Trade associations announce strategic partnership to fight construction labor shortage

Three trade associations have formed a strategic partnership to assist in recruiting a skilled workforce in the construction and building trades. The three-year partnership, coined...
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IBA reports slight decline in single family construction starts but skilled labor shortage is...

The United States Census Bureau has released data on Indiana home building in the first month of 2018, indicating a small decrease for single-family...
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Indiana’s 2015 prevailing wage law repeal has caused negative results, economic policy study asserts

An economic policy organization backed by organized labor has published a report asserting that the 2015 repeal of Indiana’s prevailing wage law (known as...
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AGC survey indicates market confidence, labor shortage challenges

Seventy-five percent of construction firms plan to expand their payrolls in 2018 as contractors are optimistic that economic conditions will remain strong as tax...