The Iloilo city council has passed a unanimous resolution
requesting city mayor Jed Patrick Mabilog to issue a cease and
desist order (CDO) to developer to stop the construction of a ferry
terminal building and commercial complex including a gasoline
station at the city government lot in Parola.
The Republican-controlled Senate defeated several proposed
changes Tuesday to a measure that would repeal the state's
construction wage law, despite growing concerns over how the bill
will affect Indiana's ...
Once upon a time, Rafael Martin was a Californian
construction worker who had no expectations of playing professional
baseball. On Tuesday, with the Nationals selecting Martin's
contract from Triple-A Syracuse, the 30-year-old reliever will have
the honor of adding "Major League pitcher" to his resume.
Holcim is a Swiss construction materials company which
manufactures and distributes cement and aggregates (crushed stone,
sand and gravel) and ready-mix concrete and asphalt, and provides
NEW ALBANY, Ohio, April 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Commercial
Vehicle Group, Inc. (the "Company") (CVGI) will hold its quarterly
conference call on Wednesday, May 6, 2015, at 10:00 a.m. ET, to
discuss its first quarter 2015 financial results. The Company
will issue a press release with its first quarter 2015 financial
results prior to the conference call. Commercial Vehicle Group,
Inc. is a ...
DALLAS -- Builders FirstSource, Inc. will hold a conference
call and webcast on Friday, April 24th, to discuss the company's
first quarter 2015 financial results and other business matters.
The teleconference ...
By Gabriela Baczynska and Vladimir Soldatkin MOSCOW (Reuters)
- Russian traders, analysts and industry players on Tuesday
questioned Moscow's announcement that a long-heralded
oil-for-assets barter deal with Iran was already being implemented,
saying they saw no signs of extra trade. Russian officials said on
Monday Russia was sending grain, equipment and construction
materials to Iran in the ...
NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Shares of Builders FirstSource were
gaining 13.7% to $13.15 on heavy volume, hitting a 52-week high of
$13.37, on Tuesday following the building materials company's
announcement that it will acquire privately-held lumber supplier
ProBuild. About 2.8 million shares of Builders FirstSource were
traded by 9:48 a.m. today, above the company's average trading
volume of about ...
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THE Iloilo City Council has passed a resolution asking Mayor
Jed Patrick Mabilog to stop the construction of a ferry terminal
building and commercial complex, including a gasoline station, at
the City Government lot in Parola area. The resolution, introduced
by Councilor Plaridel Nava during the council session Tuesday, also
asked officers of developer Double Dragon Properties Inc. to
On Friday, the Atlanta Board of Realtors reported 3,993
finalized home sales in March, up 13.8% from a year earlier. The
San Antonio Board of Realtors reported a 17% sales gain in that
span, and the Realtor association in Washington, D.C., disclosed a
5.7% gain in sales of single-family homes.
Technological, economic and social progress is based on
industrial innovations and economic growth. New materials are one
of the main factors for securing a significant advantage in
international competition. Growth branches like automotive and
aircraft construction, plant engineering industries and the steel
industry are profiting considerably from new materials and
lightweight innovations. New ...
Phillip and Gaby Beckle-Raymond's North London home was
devastated by builders who were initially called in to fix a leak
in the roof. The bungled repair job cost the family £17,000 - their
entire life savings.
A concrete slab fell from a construction site on a Washington
state highway overpass on Monday, crushing a vehicle driving
underneath the span and killing a young couple and their baby boy,
New Zealand’s construction sector is booming with 10 percent
yearly growth rates predicted through to 2019 so it makes sense to
encourage more women to work in construction and to highlight
career paths available in this exciting industry.
SAUGET, Ill. (AP) – Construction has wrapped up on a $23.5
million FedEx Ground distribution center in Illinois near St.
Louis. The Belleville News-Democrat reports the 181,000-square-foot
facility is located in a business park in Sauget, Illinois. The
center has 175 employees working full-time and part-time, with the
ability to process 10,000 packages an hour. […]
In trading on Monday, construction materials & machinery
shares were relative leaders, up on the day by about 4.9%.
Leading the group were shares of Builders FirstSource (BLDR), up
about 55.1% and shares of Stock Building Supply Holdings (STCK) up
about 15.7% on the day.
HIMSS Show Floor -- Today at the HIMSS Annual Conference and
Expo, Information Builders, a leader in business intelligence and
analytics, information integrity, and integration solutions,
announced that ...
NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Shares of Builders FirstSource were
gaining 59% to $10.97 on heavy trading volume Monday after the
building materials company announced it will acquire privately-held
lumber supplier ProBuild. Builders FirstSource will pay $1.63
billion in cash to acquire ProBuild. The acquisition is expected to
close sometime in the second half of 2015. Builders FirstSource
said it ...
Information Builders, a leader in business intelligence and
analytics, information integrity, and integration solutions, today
announced that it was ranked as the top overall vendor in the 2015
DALLAS (AP) — Builders FirstSource Inc. is buying
professional building materials supplier ProBuild for about $1.63
billion, helping to diversify its business and expand its
geographic reach. The deal comes as mortgage rates are approaching
historically low levels and home builders and those looking to sell
homes are hoping that milder weather will encourage buyers to start
shopping in earnest.
Builders FirstSource Inc, a U.S. supplier of residential
building products, said it would buy privately held ProBuild
Holdings LLC for $1.63 billion in cash. Builders FirstSource shares
rose 57 percent to $10.83 in premarket trading on Monday. The
transaction is expected to immediately add to Builders
FirstSource's earnings, the company said. ProBuild was created in
2006 by Devonshire Investors ...
NEW YORK, April 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- With the onset of
global recession in 2008, construction industry witnessed sharp
drop in most of the global economies including Europe and North
America. Europe ...
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Job seekers looking to get into the construction industry are
encouraged to attend the Better Jobs Fair Wednesday in San Antonio.
The event aims to connect craft workers, military veterans and
former oil field workers to employers in the local construction
industry. The Associated General Contractors, the American
Subcontractors Association and the Construction Leadership Forum
are hosting the ...
Supporting the growth of the construction industry as the
country transitions to the ASEAN Integration of 2015, Jardine
Distribution Inc. recently participated in the Philippine World
Building and Construction Exposition, this year’s biggest building
and construction expo.