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Michigan police nab five suspects in construction theft ring that reached Indiana

Michigan police have arrested five suspects after investigating construction thefts in Indiana and Ohio as well as Michigan. The conspiracy started in Kent County, Michigan....
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The construction labour shortage: Is it really as severe as it looks?

By Mark Buckshon for Indiana Construction News Construction economist Ed Zarenski believes that the much-reported construction labour shortage may indicate significant productivity challenges as well as...
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ABC’s Construction Backlog Indicator contracts in April

Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) says its Construction Backlog Indicator fell to 8.7 months in April 2019, down 0.8 months or 9% since March,...
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Bids for Terre Haute Convention Center come in below overall $32.5 million estimate

Bids opened on June 13 for construction of a new downtown Terre Haute Convention Center appear to be below an earlier overall project cost...
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South Bend construction employment growth ranks fifth in nation by percentage

The South Bend area (combined with Mishawaka, MI) reported the fifth highest percentage increase in construction-related employment nationally in the past year, according to...