WILMINGTON – The 2014 North Carolina Federal Construction, Infrastructure & Environmental Summit will be held Oct. 15-16 in Wilmington. The FEDCON Summit will bring together more than 550 representatives of construction-related federal agencies and installations, general and specialty contractors, designers ...Read More »
NEW YORK — The federal government said Thursday that it reached a $5 million settlement with Wells Fargo to resolve allegations it discriminated against pregnant women, new mothers and women on maternity leave. The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban ...Read More »
Unemployment in the construction industry reached a seven-year low of 7 percent in September, according to the Associated General Contractors of America. Employers added 16,000 jobs nationally during the month. However, according to the report, more construction firms say they ...Read More »
The first of several construction projects at Central Piedmont Community College’s Cato Campus had its “topping out” ceremony Monday morning. “Topping out” refers to placing the last beam atop a structure during its first construction phase. The 85,000-square-foot building will ...
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The N.C. Department of Transportation and the city of Monroe will hold an informational workshop from 4-7 p.m. Oct. 16 to explain proposed safety improvements to several intersections along U.S. 74 between Fowler Secrest Road and N.C. 200. The proposed ...
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The Charlotte metropolitan statistical area added 2,800 construction jobs between August 2013 and August 2014, according to data released by the Associated General Contractors of America, for a 7 percent annual increase. The region ranked 68th among 339 in the ...Read More »
The N.C. Department of Transportation has scheduled two public information sessions for the Interstate 77 managed-lanes project in Mecklenburg and Iredell counties. The project seeks to reduce congestion and improve travel along 26 miles of I-77 from the Brookshire Freeway ...Read More »