Younger-generation consumers consider it important for businesses to sponsor regular charitable giving in their communities. If your home services company is aligned with local or national charities, promote your involvement through social media channels.
In most encounters, the first impression is important. Contractors want to ensure that any team member communicating with clients is perceived as professional and knowledgeable. Richard DiToma discusses how this can be accomplished before and after arriving at the job site.
Charlotte Pipe and Foundry Company, a domestic manufacturer of cast iron and plastic pipe and fittings for plumbing applications, held the grand opening of a new $460 million state-of-the-art foundry in Oakboro, N.C. on October 26, 2023.
The new year begins with optimism and apprehension for the energy sector of the U.S. economy. A federal appellate court has ruled that the Biden administration must go ahead with the oil and gas Lease Sale 261 without the “11th-hour” restrictions the administration added on acreage and ship speeds.
D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals holds non-commercial use of standards
incorporated by reference into law is fair use.
January 8, 2024
On September 12, 2023, the Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia issued its opinion in American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM) v. Public.Resource.Org, Inc., holding that non-commercial use of standards incorporated by reference into law is fair use and not copyright infringement.
Challenging financial market conditions and subdued construction opportunities will require a unique business strategy for 2024 success.
January 8, 2024
ConstructConnect looks at the construction market for this year by analyzing the labor market, inflation and interest rates, and supply chains. In the nonresidential market, transportation terminals, hotels and motels, shopping and retail, and warehouses are all expected to grow this year. The prospect for new home construction growth remains subdued.