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Aug 20, 2015, 14:54 ET
The Dodge Index of New Construction Starts

New Construction Starts in July Hold Steady

 At a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $629.4 billion, new construction starts in July were essentially unchanged from June's pace, according...

Aug 12, 2015, 10:19 ET
Dodge Data & Analytics

First Half 2015 Commercial and Multifamily Construction Starts Show New York City Metropolitan Area Leading the Nation

 A ranking of the top U.S. metropolitan areas by the dollar amount of new commercial and multifamily construction starts reveals the New York...

Aug 07, 2015, 10:05 ET
Dodge Momentum Index

Dodge Momentum Index Rebounds in July

 The Dodge Momentum Index rose to 125.3 (2000=100) in July, up 5.4% from its June reading of 118.9 according to Dodge Data & Analytics. The...

Jul 22, 2015, 14:47 ET
The Dodge Index of New Construction Starts. Source: Dodge Data & Analytics

June Construction Starts Retreat 15 Percent

 New construction starts in June dropped 15% from the previous month to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $620.2 billion, according to Dodge...

Jul 22, 2015, 09:10 ET
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New Study Measures High Impact from BIM on the Success of Complex Projects

 Complex construction projects such as hospitals, laboratories, airports and high-tech manufacturing have the greatest risk for costly...

Jul 09, 2015, 10:05 ET
Dodge Momentum Index

Dodge Momentum Index Declines in June

 The Dodge Momentum Index fell to 118.3 (2000=100) in June, down 1.3% from 119.9 in May, according to Dodge Data & Analytics. The Momentum...

Jun 30, 2015, 16:13 ET
Dodge Data & Analytics

Dodge Data & Analytics Completes Sale of Architectural Record, Engineering News-Record, and SNAP to BNP Media

 Dodge Data & Analytics LLC ("Dodge") (http://construction.com/) today announced that it has completed the sale of its industry-leading...

Jun 19, 2015, 13:06 ET
The Dodge Index of New Construction Starts

May Construction Starts Increase 3 Percent

 At a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $729.7 billion, new construction starts in May climbed 3% compared to April's already elevated pace,...

Jun 12, 2015, 11:30 ET
Dodge Data & Analytics

Dodge Data & Analytics Agrees to Sale of Architectural Record, Engineering News-Record, and SNAP to BNP Media

 Dodge Data & Analytics LLC ("Dodge") (http://construction.com/) today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell...

Jun 05, 2015, 09:45 ET
Dodge Momentum Index

Dodge Momentum Index Unchanged in May

 The Dodge Momentum Index held steady at 122.3 (2000=100) in May, according to Dodge Data & Analytics. The Momentum Index is a monthly...

May 22, 2015, 10:58 ET
Dodge Data & Analytics

ENR Launches Epic Editorial Road Tour, "Low & Slow Across America's Infrastructure"

 What's being done to repair and upgrade America's infrastructure?  Engineering News-Record has fielded two infrastructure writers, Aileen...

May 21, 2015, 15:09 ET
The Dodge Index of New Construction Starts: Source: Dodge Data & Analytics

New Construction Starts in April Advance 10 Percent

The value of new construction starts in April increased 10% from the previous month to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $698.7 billion,...

May 20, 2015, 14:41 ET
Dodge Data & Analytics

ENR Presents 2015 Construction Risk Summit, June 16 in Dallas

 Construction projects can be extremely complex and fraught with uncertainty.  In order to assist construction professionals with managing...

May 15, 2015, 11:30 ET

Architectural Record Announces 2015 Advertising Excellence Awards

Architectural Record today announced its annual Advertising Excellence Awards, which recognize the most effective ads in the building and design...

May 07, 2015, 09:10 ET
Dodge Momentum Index

Dodge Momentum Index Moves Higher in April

 The Dodge Momentum Index rose 0.8% in April to 122.6 (2000=100) from March's 121.6, according to Dodge Data & Analytics. The Momentum...

Apr 27, 2015, 11:12 ET
Dodge Data & Analytics

Construction Industry's Commitment to BIM Use in China Is Strong

The Chinese construction market is already well established as a world leader in exceptional, complex projects, and a new study by Dodge Data &...

Apr 22, 2015, 09:10 ET
Dodge Data & Analytics

ENR NY Presents Sixth Annual MTA MWDBE Conference

 Governor Andrew Cuomo recently increased the goal for MWBE state contracting utilization to 30 percent, representing the highest such target...

Apr 21, 2015, 13:22 ET
The Dodge Index of New Construction Starts

New Construction Starts in March Slide Back 13%

 New construction starts in March retreated 13% from the previous month to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $633.3 billion, according to...

Apr 08, 2015, 09:10 ET
Dodge Data & Analytics

ENR's Groundbreaking Women in Construction Conference To Be Held May 6, 2015 in New York

The ongoing challenges faced by women in the construction industry will be explored at an upcoming conference presented by Engineering News-Record...

Apr 07, 2015, 09:10 ET
Dodge Momentum Index

Dodge Momentum Index Dips in March

 The Dodge Momentum Index dipped slightly in March, falling 2.1% to 122.3 (2000=100) from February's 124.9, according to Dodge Data &...