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AGC SmartBrief

News and information for general contractors

AGC SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: The Associated General Contractors of America

118-year-old rail bridge in Conn. will be replaced

11/21/2014

  • DailyVoice.com

The 118-year-old Walk Bridge in Norwalk, Conn., carries more than 140 trains a day across the Norwalk River, and will be replaced by a new bridge estimated to cost about $465 million. The project cou… Read More

BSCAI SmartBrief

News for the building service contracting industry

BSCAI SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Building Service Contractors Association

Window washers rescued at NYC tower

11/18/2014

  • CBS News

Two window washers were rescued safely last week after scaffolding came loose near the 68th floor of the recently opened One World Trade Center tower in New York City. Firefighters cut through glass n… Read More

NRCA SmartBrief

The best stories for roofing professionals

NRCA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: National Roofing Contractors Association

Minn. baseball stadium to get 300-panel solar array

11/21/2014

  • Star Tribune (Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minn.)

CHS Field in St. Paul, Minn., is set to go "green" through the installation of 300 solar panels. The panels, which will generate 12 percent of the stadium's electricity, will be one of the largest on-… Read More

Specialty Contractors SmartBrief

News for specialty contractors

Specialty Contractors SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: The Associated General Contractors of America

Market research can maximize your business

10/24/2014

  • ForConstructionPros.com

Basic market research can be highly valuable for construction contractors and identify ways to cut costs and find new work opportunities. Colby Humphrey, senior director of the Center for Competitive … Read More