Joanna Masterson's Articles

$550 Million Approved for S.C. Highway Projects

The South Carolina Infrastructure Bank Board voted unanimously to allocate up to $550 million for state highway construction

Missouri DOT Unveils 20-Year Transportation Plan

The Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) expects revenues to reach $17.3 billion during the next 20 years, 91 percent of which is legally required to be spent on roads and bridges.

Chicago Mandates Building Energy Benchmarking

The Chicago City Council voted 32-17 to adopt the Energy Use Benchmarking & Transparency Ordinance.

Study Pinpoints Commercial Construction as a $9.6 Billion Business in Alabama

Commercial construction and the industries that feed it stimulated $9.6 billion of business in Alabama in 2010, according to a study the Alabama Chapter of Associated Builders and Contractors.

Inward Focus

Want to know where the most economic activity will take place in the next few years? Forget New England, the Pacific Coast and the shores of the Great Lakes. It’s time to look inward. So says a 2013 Manhattan Institute report, “America’s Growth Corridors,” which identifies four regions boasting population, income, employment and GDP growth—plus affordable housing, good business environments and the political will to exploit their natural resources.

60 Years and Counting: The Story of ABC

Peruse highlights from Associated Builders and Contractors' six decades of open shop history.


Heartfelt Giving at Its Finest
As a member of the Jacksonville Beach, Fla., community for the past 11 years...

2017 Tech Predictions
When Star Trek™ debuted 50 years ago, who would have thought the technology...

A Diverse Workforce, Built on Merit
In this spotlight on entrepreneurship and diversity, Construction Executive...

Rigging Supplies: New Model Speeds Delivery and Selection
Frequently, purchasing rigging equipment is left to the last minute, either...

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