Friday, December 15, 2017

Four Sectors Report Significant Job Losses in July, According to Greater...

The Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land metro area lost 18,300 jobs in July, according to the Texas Workforce Commission (TWC). The loss was to be expected....

Six ABC Chapters Renew Partnership with OSHA Region VI

HOUSTON - On July 21, six Texas Chapters of Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) and its member companies renewed their partnership and established a...

ABC Greater Houston Recognizes STEP Recipients at July Membership Breakfast

HOUSTON - Members of Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) gathered at Houston Marriott North on July 21 to recognize 2017 Safety Training Evaluation Process...

How Contractors Are Using Technology on the Job Site

Interview with Stephen Matson, Senior Product Manager of Milwaukee Tool Build Houston (BH): Stephen, we’re so glad you are answering our technology questions! Would you please...

Nonresidential Construction Job Growth Softens in July, Says ABC

WASHINGTON, Aug. 4—National construction employment growth remained tepid in July, with approximately 6,000 net new jobs added on a seasonally adjusted basis, according to...

U.S. Economic Growth Accelerates in Second Quarter; Nonresidential Fixed Investment Maintains...

WASHINGTON —Real gross domestic product (GDP) expanded by 2.6 percent on a seasonally adjusted annualized basis during the year’s second quarter, according to Associated...