March 13, 2013

Construction employment hits three-year high By Thomas Grillo The building boom is on. Construction companies added 48,000 jobs in February, the ninth consecutive month of job growth, as more people are working in construction than at any point in the last three plus years, according to an analysis of new government data by the Associated… Read more »

March 7 , 2013

Caterpillar to Power Russia’s Largest Offshore Oil and Gas Platform By MarEx Caterpillar Oil and Gas is pleased to announce the Cat® 3500 diesel generator sets have been successfully installed on what is expected to be Russia’s largest offshore oil and gas platform. Three Cat 3516B (HD) generator sets will provide both essential and emergency… Read more »

02-26-13 Supply of existing home sales falls again

GOOD NEWS FOR HOUSING MARKET…..FINALLY Across the country the supply of existing home sales has fallen seven straight months,hitting an eight year low in January,2013. Competing bids for the same house is driving up prices especially in the west.But,many homeowners still cannot afford to sell,28% are still so far underwater that that if they sold… Read more »

KEYSTONE XL FEBRUARY 2013

ENVIRONMENTALISTS AND BIG OIL NEED TO TALK Big oil is big because we made them that way,you,me them,us,him,her, all of us,we are big oil , our demand and their proprietary efficiency created big oil,but how else can we consume fourteen million barrels per day without big oil.Even when we complain about the high price at… Read more »

construction employment

Revised government data issued in early February shows the construction industry is contributing substantially to economic and employment growth in early 2013, according to an analysis by the Associated General Contractors of America (AGC), Arlington, Va. Assciation officials say construction employment rose for the eighth consecutive month in January, while construction spending in December 2012… Read more »