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AGC SmartBrief

News and information for general contractors

AGC SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: The Associated General Contractors of America

IMF revises U.S. growth estimate down to 1.7% for the year

7/23/2014

  • Bloomberg Businessweek

The International Monetary Fund lowered its 2014 U.S. growth estimate to 1.7%, from a 2% projection in June. That is less than 1.9% growth in 2013 and the smallest annual rate since the end of the rec… Read More

BSCAI SmartBrief

News for the building service contracting industry

BSCAI SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Building Service Contractors Association

Va. county hires GCA Education Services for school cleaning

7/23/2014

  • Chesterfield Observer (Midlothian, Va.)

GCA Education Services will clean eight schools in the Chesterfield County Public Schools district for 12 months. The Virginia county will spend $1.64 million but says it expects to save about $1.5 mi… Read More

NRCA SmartBrief

The best stories for roofing professionals

NRCA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: National Roofing Contractors Association

Feedback on EPA climate rule to be gauged through 4 public hearings

7/24/2014

  • Hill, The

Four public hearings will be conducted over an Environmental Protection Agency mandate that would require power plants to achieve a 30% reduction in carbon emissions from 2005 levels by 2030. The hear… Read More