Slight Highway & Bridge Construction Employment Growth in May

Slight Highway & Bridge Construction Employment Growth in May

By Lital Shair Nada, market research associate, ARTBA Highway and bridge contractors gained 5,600 workers in May 2018 compared to May 2017. The 1.6 percent growth marked the seventh consecutive year of job gains during May, according to the latest data from the U.S....
Highway & Bridge Construction Employment Ends Growth Streak

Highway & Bridge Construction Employment Ends Growth Streak

By Lital Shair Nada, market research associate, ARTBA Highway and bridge contractor employment was flat in April 2018 compared to April 2017, ending four years of monthly gains, according to the latest data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). Although...
ARTBA’s Lital Nada Boosts Economics Credentials

ARTBA’s Lital Nada Boosts Economics Credentials

By Mark Holan, editorial director, ARTBA ARTBA’s Market Research Associate Lital Shair Nada May 23 received a master of science in applied economics from Johns Hopkins University. She also recently received a certificate of forecasting from the International Institute...
ARTBA Introduces Two New Members’ Services Resources

ARTBA Introduces Two New Members’ Services Resources

As a full-service trade association, ARTBA focuses not only on growing and protecting the transportation construction market, but also in providing its members with programs and services to help them remain competitive. This week, the association’s Economics team...