Highway & Bridge Construction Employment Grows in July

Highway & Bridge Construction Employment Grows in July

By Lital Shair Nada, market research associate, ARTBA Highway and bridge construction employment increased by 2.4 percent in July, the fourth consecutive year of gains during the seventh month. Contractors hired an additional 8,800 workers compared to July 2017,...
Italian Bridge Collapse Renews Concern for U.S. Infrastructure

Italian Bridge Collapse Renews Concern for U.S. Infrastructure

By Eileen Houlihan, senior writer/editor, ARTBA The Aug. 14 bridge collapse in Italy that killed 43 people has renewed concern about ailing U.S. infrastructure and prompted fresh looks at ARTBA’s Bridge Report. Reporters from the Baltimore Sun, FOX News, Newsweek, the...