January Construction Starts Rise 2 Percent
Published: Monday, 29 February 2016 15:59
Written by Mark Kuhar
The value of new construction starts in January grew 2 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $607.9 billion, according to Dodge Data & Analytics.
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Historic Passage of FAST Act to Spur Industry Growth
Published: Monday, 04 January 2016 18:51
Written by Administrator
In a major victory for the aggregates and construction industries, both chambers of Congress voted to approve, and President Obama signed, The Fixing America's Surface Transportation, or FAST Act. The $305 billion, five-year bill passed the House by a vote of 359 to 65 and the Senate by a vote of 83 to 16. President Obama signed the bill on Dec. 4, 2015.
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