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Contractor Optimism, Backlog Both Up

By Associated Builders and Contractors Associated Builders and Contractors has reported its Construction Backlog Indicator rebounded modestly to 7.3 months in December, an BEX

January 15, 2021 // 0 Comments

Phoenix Sees Increases in RLB Cost Report

The recently released “Fourth Quarter 2020 North America Quarterly Construction Cost Report” from Rider Levett Bucknall showed increases in 11 of the 12 U.S. markets. BEX

January 12, 2021 // 0 Comments

Nonresidential Construction Adds Jobs

By Associated Builders and Contractors  The construction industry added 51,000 net new jobs in December, according to an Associated Builders and Contractors analysis of BEX

January 12, 2021 // 0 Comments

Nonresidential Const. Spending Dipped in Sept.

National nonresidential construction spending fell 1.6 percent in September, according to an Associated Builders and Contractors analysis of data published by the U.S. BEX

November 6, 2020 // 0 Comments

Input Prices Up in May

Source: Associated Builders and Contractors  Construction input prices rose 0.8 percent in May compared to the previous month, according to an Associated Builders and BEX

June 16, 2020 // 0 Comments

Phoenix Cranes Up, Balanced Across Sectors

By BEX Staff for AZBEX   According to the latest biannual “RLB Crane Index” from construction monitoring and advisory firm Rider Levett Bucknall, cranes visible BEX

April 7, 2020 // 0 Comments

ABC’s Const. Backlog Indicator Dips in Nov.

Source: Associated Builders and Contractors Associated Builders and Contractors reported its Construction Backlog Indicator fell slightly to 8.8 months in November, a 1.5 BEX

January 24, 2020 // 0 Comments

ABC: Nonresidential Spending Up Slightly in Oct.

Source: Associated Builders and Contractors National nonresidential spending increased 0.1 percent in October, according to an Associated Builders and Contractors analysis of BEX

December 4, 2018 // 0 Comments

ABI Increases in December, Ends 2015 Up

By Roland Murphy for Arizona Builder’s Exchange Leading industry economic indicator the Architecture Billings Index gained in December with a score of 50.9, up from 49.3 BEX

January 26, 2016 // 0 Comments