Construction News on The Blok

Construction News on The Blok

Sales of new homes have increased 6.8% this April.

Courts are divided on whether or not engineers owe a duty to entities or persons outside of their contracts.

Caterpillar Inc. acquired the start-up company Yard Club in hopes of bringing equipment renting into the world of sharing economy.

Check out the “space-like” architecture that has been built all over Central Asia!

A recent Software Advice study reports that small businesses are slowly but surely turning to supply chain management software for their day-to-day operation.

A forecast of global construction industry expects the industry to reach a value of over $10 billion by 2019. This report includes trend, profit, and forecast analysis for the industry’s performance over next five years.

In more recent performance news, construction spending reached a six-year high in April and the Institute of Supply Management reports that the index of national factory activity rose to 52.8 this May, a steady increase from April’s 51.5.