Salvatore Schirripa, a Bensonhurst, N.Y., construction company owner, has been indicted on manslaughter and other charges following the April 2015 death of Vidal Sanchez-Ramon, his employee at a Coney Island work site. If convicted, he faces up to 15 years in prison.
A recent article in Builder Online reviewed five new innovative building products that are gaining traction with builders across the country.
One way to show how much more growth housing, and construction more generally, has in front of us is to look at construction’s share of total employment.
The U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA issued a final rule to modernize injury data collection to better inform workers, employers, the public and OSHA about workplace hazards.
With major worker shortages expected to persist and even rise for the construction industry, there are calls to bring shop classes back to schools.
MiTek subsidiaries, BuilderMT and Sales Simplicity today announced that their software solutions are bringing measurable bottom line improvements to 64 of the top 200 home builders.
Federal safety officials have added, through mid-April, 21 new construction-industry cases to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s Severe Violators Enforcement Program, according to a tabulation made by ENR.
Building failures often start at the top. A strong truss ensures for a stronger building, adaptable to the rigorous winds and rumblings of nature.