AGC of America Reports Construction Spending Edges Down in September

CONSTRUCTION SPENDING EDGES DOWN IN SEPTEMBER AND IS UP MODESTLY FOR THE FIRST NINE MONTHS OF THE YEAR AMID PRIVATE-SECTOR GROWTH & PUBLIC-SECTOR DECLINES Construction Officials Caution that Declining Public-Sector Investments in Infrastructure are Undermining Sector’s Recovery, Urge Congress to Pass Water Measure and Voters to Pass Building and Repair Measures Construction spending remained in a yearlong holding pattern in …

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The Associate Boards of the Mobile and Northwest Florida Sections of AlabamaAGC will be honoring  “full contractor members” during the 2017 Installation of Officers and Directors/Contractor Appreciation Luncheon which is scheduled for Wednesday, January 25, 2017, 11:30 A.M. at the Country Club of Mobile.    We have arranged for Mobile Mayor Sandy Stimpson to be our guest speaker. Your Associate Board …

CONSTRUCTION FIRMS ADD 23,000 EMPLOYEES IN SEPTEMBER AS SECTOR’S EMPLOYMENT HITS HIGHEST LEVEL SINCE THE END OF 2008 AMID STRONG DEMAND

News Release – AGC of America – October 7, 2016 Industry Officials Note the Sector’s Average Hourly Earnings Increased by 2.8 Percent for the Year as MostFirms Report Shortages of Qualified Workers, Number of Unemployed Workers Hits 16-Year Low for Month Construction employers added 23,000 jobs in September as employment in the sector hit the highest level since the end of …

David Pearce (1943 – 2016)

We are Saddened to report the loss of Pete Pearce’s brother David Pearce (1943 – 2016) Aug. 1, 1943 – Sep. 28, 2016 David Esmond Pearce, age 73, of Mobile, passed away Wednesday, September 28, 2016. He is survived by the love of his life of 37 years, Diane Pearce; three children, Paige (Curtis) Graf, Danner Pearce, and Amy Pearce; …