Construction industry

How long will it take for construction to rebound?

Reading time: 4 minutes People generally refer to the 2020 recession as the worst economic crisis since the Great Depression. The COVID-19 pandemic has interrupted, delayed and canceled construction projects around the world, leading many analysts to conclude that the construction industry is in its own recession. The impact of …

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It’s time to talk about mental health and suicide

Working in building and construction is extremely demanding. There are huge expectations of workers to meet deadlines, as well as working conditions that can be dangerous if safety rules are not followed. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports that male construction workers have a 65% higher rate than …

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Procore and National Association of Minority Contractors Partner to Provide Product Training to Members | Your money

CARPINTERIA, Calif .– (BUSINESS WIRE) – October 7, 2021– Procore Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: PCOR), a leading provider of construction management software, has announced a partnership with the National Association of Minority Contractors (NAMC), the oldest minority construction trade association in the United States. United States. Procore’s social impact arm, Procore.org, …

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Build My Future High School Hiring Event

SIKESTON, Mo. (KFVS) – Construction jobs are readily available throughout the state of Missouri, while hiring of workers is at an all-time low. According to the Associated General Contractors of America, 80% of Midwestern contractors report difficulty hiring artisans on time, which is causing them to start looking at the …

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