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Construction spending in various type-of structure categories is driven by economic circumstances within specific industrial subsectors. For example, manufacturers set the pace in industrial construction. Good health in the leisure and hospitality sector provides the backing for new hotel and motel work. And jobs levels ...

Posted: February 21, 2019, 9:37 pm

For an economist, it’s always a joy to have a vast history of data on a certain subject to study. Such is the case for Canadian housing starts at the national, provincial, and even city levels. Today’s article looks at annual new home groundbreakings, as calculated and published by Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation...

Posted: February 21, 2019, 9:25 pm

Currently, there are four U.S. large-population cities that are standouts for their strong labor markets – Austin, San Jose, Orlando, and Salt Lake City. This conclusion is based on rankings of the nation’s 51 metropolitan statistical areas (MSAs) with downtown plus suburban populations of a million or more each in two w...

Posted: February 21, 2019, 9:23 pm

Listed below are ConstructConnect’s Hot Commercial Construction Projects for the week of February 11 – 15, 2019. Our Hot Projects showcases three currently bidding or sub-bidding projects from all 50 states and the District of Columbia pulled from our extensive database of construction leads. Alabama Harbor Freight Tools...

Posted: February 18, 2019, 2:00 pm
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iSqFt Acquires Plan Express, Inc. Technologies

Today iSqFt, the nation’s leading online preconstruction network, announced it has purchased the technology and key assets of Plan Express, Inc., a partner document-sharing network. Like iSqFt, Plan Express follows a software-as-a-service business model, providing a Web-based service that takes advantage of a nationwide network of reprographers, making it a two-click process to get paper […]

iSqFt Again Nominated as Cincinnati ‘Best Place to Work’

For the second consecutive year, iSqFt®, a software services provider to construction firms across the country, has been nominated as one of Greater Cincinnati’s “Best Places to Work” for 2009. The annual Cincinnati Business Courier program recognizes those firms around the region that are tops in a survey of employee satisfaction. “Early on we made […]

Best Places to Work Finalists Named

The Business Courier on Monday announced 25 finalists in its seventh annual Best Places to Work program, including iSqFt/Construction Software Technology. The finalists will be honored, and winners announced, at a Nov. 11 luncheon, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., at the Northern Kentucky Convention Center.

Bid News Construction Reports is sold

Tulsa World Tulsa-based Bid News Construction Reports LLC, a provider of bidding project information to contractors in Oklahoma, has been acquired by iSqFt/Construction Software Technologies. The firm, which also has operations in Oklahoma City, comes as a result of the retirement of Bid News owner and founder Ken Duncan. Duncan will assist with the transition […]

Bid News Construction Reports has New Owner

CINCINNATI—iSqFt / Construction Software Technologies announced that it has acquired Bid News Construction Reports, LLC, the largest provider of bidding project information to contractors in Oklahoma. The move to acquire the Tulsa‐based firm, which also has operations in Oklahoma City, comes as a result of the retirement of Bid News owner and founder Ken Duncan.