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Construction wages rise as worker shortage grows

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Construction wages rise as worker shortage grows

Construction wages rise as worker shortage grows After closing down during the last recession, the Tucson Carpenters Union Training Center is now back open. "We need qualified people and the qualified people aren't there," said Kellogg. Like the rest of the nation Tucson is in middle of a construction worker shortage. According to a recent survey by The Associated General Contractors of America, 70% of construction firms are having a hard time finding workers. The problem is even worse in Arizona where 75% of employers reported having problems. "We need to get more young people. I think it's a great avenue...

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Construction on 600-space parking garage at San Antonio Zoo to begin this summer

construction Construction on 600-space parking garage at San Antonio Zoo to begin this summer parking garage San Antonio Zoo

Construction on 600-space parking garage at San Antonio Zoo to begin this summer

Construction on 600-space parking garage at San Antonio Zoo to begin this summer After the city's largest ever municipal bond package was approved in May 2017, the zoo received $11.75 million to build a new parking garage at its campus on the city's North Side. Zoo officials said the garage is expected to open in the spring of 2019. Equipped with 600 parking spaces, the new three-story garage will be built on an old lot near Highway 281 and Tuleta Drive. San Antonio Zoo CEO Tim Morrow said in May 2017 he was "thrilled" the bond passed because there is...

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Revit Structure vs Advance Steel. What is the best choice for Detailing of Steel Structures?

Advance Steel Revit Structure Revit Structure vs Advance Steel. What is the best choice for Detailing of Steel Structures?

Revit Structure vs Advance Steel. What is the best choice for Detailing of Steel Structures?

Revit Structure vs Advance Steel. What is the best choice for Detailing of Steel Structures? This has been kind of a common question for some time, even today when Advance Steel is considered to be as known of an application as Revit itself, there's still several who are uncertain about Advance Steel role in the world of structural design, since Revit Structure is actually regarded as quite a complete solution already. Perhaps for those already proficient in Revit Structure there's really not much of an argument, as they can probably move around the tools for getting whatever suit their needs....

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Construction temporarily stopped at church destroyed on 9/11

9/11 church Construction temporarily stopped at church destroyed on 9/11

Construction temporarily stopped at church destroyed on 9/11

Construction temporarily stopped at church destroyed on 9/11 NEW YORK (AP) — Construction on a Greek Orthodox church to replace one that was crushed in the Sept. 11 attacks has been temporarily suspended amid rising costs and questions over how donations have been managed. The St. Nicholas National Shrine next to the World Trade Center memorial plaza was to replace a tiny church obliterated when the trade center’s south tower fell in 2001. The new building was designed by renowned architect Santiago Calatrava, who created the soaring white bird-like mall and transit hub nearby called the Oculus. But unlike the...

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Law center construction underway

law center Law center construction underway

Law center construction underway

Law center construction underway  CLINTON — Clinton County officials continue to look at ways to decrease an overage in the cost of construction of the new law center facility. Clinton County voters in May 2016 approved a $22 million bond referendum for construction of a new law center. The law center will include a new jail, sheriff’s office, 911 communications center and Emergency Management office. The passage authorized the county to issue general obligation bonds not to exceed $22 million to pay for designing, constructing, equipping and furnishing the jail, sheriff’s office, 911 communications center and Emergency Management Agency office...

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