Construction continues to thrive in Chicago.
Construction jobs on the rise nationwide
The improving economy seems to be bringing with it increased opportunity for advancement in the construction industry, both for individual workers and companies as a whole.
Construction employment reaches 8-year record
Nationwide construction employment reached its highest level in almost eight years in September.
24 states add construction jobs from July to August
More than two dozen states added construction jobs from July to August, though many firms continue to struggle with a shortage of talent.
Cautious Optimism Over Lower Unemployment Numbers
“The economy is on track to grow more than 2% in the second quarter, powered by rising home sales and steady consumer spending on an array of other goods and services.” Overall US unemployment is down to 4.7% which is…
April Is Slow Growing
Spring is here, but cooler temperatures and rainy weather seem to have slowed down normal seasonal trends. “Slight growth” is probably the best way to describe the growth for U.S. manufacturers in April. The upside is that the overall US…
Construction employment up across U.S.
Across the country, employment in the construction industry is looking up. Between March 2015 and March 2016, construction employment increased in 44 states, according to the Associated General Contractors of America. Leading the pack was California, which added 39,000 construction…
Zach Price & TRG Manufacturing Complete Successful Search
(Richmond, VA) April 22, 2014 – The Richmond Group USA is excited to announce the successful completion of a search for a Lead Electrical Engineer in Richmond, VA. Our client, a global manufacturing of specialty ingredients, plans to start construction…
What’s Your Plan?
In the years heading into “the Great Recession, a major concern for businesses was the coming brain drain, which would be caused by Boomers retiring in droves from the workplace, and taking with them their vast technical skills, historical knowledge,…
NAWIC aims to promote growth of women in construction industry
The construction industry is looking for ways to attract women to the field and the NAWIC is providing its support.