SEAOI announces Excellence in Structural Engineering Awards finalists

The Structural Engineers Association of Illinois (SEAOI) has announced the projects selected as finalists in the 2020 Excellence in Structural Engineering Awards. The projects...

Construction industry loses 975,000 jobs in April as COVID-19 takes its...

Construction employment throughout the  US declined by 975,000 jobs in April as a new survey by the Associated General Contractors of America and data...


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Chicago City Council sets out EV charging infrastrure requirements for new buildings

Chicago City Council has adopted rules that will require electric vehicle charging infrastructure in new construction building’s parking areas and that update bird-friendly building...
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AECOM completes 14-day transformation of McCormick Place into COVID-19 care facility

AECOM said on Monday that it has completed the first phase of the transformation of Chicago’s McCormick Place into an alternate care facility for...

Boston mayor orders halt to all construction projects; Associated General Contractors of America opposed

Vice President Mike Pence is asking construction companies to donate their inventory of N95 face masks to local hospitals - and to stop ordering...

Chicago Department of Transportation launches ChiStreetWork website upgrade

Chicago's Department of Transportation (CDOT) today announced the launch of a  new subscription feature on ChiStreetWork, a web-based tool that leverages the Google Maps interface...

Construction spending across the U.S. rises to all-time high

Spending on U.S. construction projects rose to an all-time high in January, with strong gains in home construction and government building projects. The Commerce Department...


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