Contractors

AGC SmartBrief

News and information for general contractors

AGC SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: The Associated General Contractors of America

Contractor uses RFID to monitor concrete curing

7/11/2014

  • RFID Journal

Shimmick Construction is in charge of the concrete placements for the TransBay Transit Center in San Francisco. The company used active ultrahigh-frequency radio-frequency identification to monitor cu… Read More

BSCAI SmartBrief

News for the building service contracting industry

BSCAI SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Building Service Contractors Association

L.A. custodian describes what pay increase will mean

7/9/2014

  • Washington Post (tiered subscription model), The

Facility attendant Raul Meza's hourly wage will go from $9.85 to $15 under a contract agreed to by his union and the Los Angeles Unified School District. He describes life at home and at work. "We don… Read More

NRCA SmartBrief

The best stories for roofing professionals

NRCA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: National Roofing Contractors Association

Democrats' bill would wind down Fannie, Freddie

7/11/2014

  • HousingWire
  • Hill, The

Reps. John Delaney, D-Md.; Jim Himes, D-Conn.; and John Carney, D-Del., have introduced legislation to overhaul the housing-finance system. The bill would wind down mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Fred… Read More