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AGC SmartBrief

News and information for general contractors

AGC SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: The Associated General Contractors of America

Fourth batch of pontoons for Seattle's SR 520 bridge floated out

4/17/2014

  • SeattlePI.com

The fourth batch of pontoons -- four 360-foot-long ones and two supplemental stability ones -- were floated out from Aberdeen, Wash., for the new State Route 520 floating bridge. "In the coming months… Read More

BSCAI SmartBrief

News for the building service contracting industry

BSCAI SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Building Service Contractors Association

Meetings and communication can cure business frustrations

4/16/2014

  • Des Moines Register (Iowa) (tiered subscription model), The

Regular meetings between businesses and clients can help clarify expectations and explore other opportunities for collaboration, writes Tom Friedman of First National Bank, Ames-Ankeny, in Iowa. He us… Read More

NRCA SmartBrief

The best stories for roofing professionals

NRCA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: National Roofing Contractors Association

Home builder sentiment inches up in April, but still low

4/16/2014

  • Los Angeles Times (tiered subscription model)
  • USA Today

The National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index rose from 46 in March to 47 in April, showing that the home builder sentiment on single-family housing was basically flat. A … Read More