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Apr 25, 2016, 08:20 ET March Construction Eases Back One Percent

At a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $660.5 billion, new construction starts in March receded 1% from February's pace, according to Dodge Data...


Apr 12, 2016, 08:20 ET Construction Industry is Split Across a Safety Culture Spectrum

 A new study from Dodge Data & Analytics establishes a safety culture spectrum based on the performance of 254 U.S. contractors on 33...


Apr 07, 2016, 08:20 ET Dodge Momentum Index Falls in March

The Dodge Momentum Index fell 7% in March to 117.4 from its revised February reading of 126.4 (2000=100). The Momentum Index is a monthly measure...


Apr 06, 2016, 19:48 ET Eastchester Chrysler Jeep Dodge Pays for Employees' College Education

Eastchester Chrysler Jeep Dodge, a high volume FCA US dealership in Bronx, N.Y. is pleased to announce it is sending its employees to college for...


Mar 23, 2016, 08:20 ET Dodge Data & Analytics Announces Strategic Acquisition of Ingenium Technologies Corporation

 Dodge Data & Analytics, the leading provider of subscription-based intelligence and analytics to the North American construction industry,...


Mar 18, 2016, 14:23 ET New Construction Starts in February Climb 10 Percent

 At a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $667.6 billion, new construction starts in February advanced 10% compared to the previous month,...


Mar 11, 2016, 08:20 ET "Sweets app for Autodesk Revit®" Now Available on the Autodesk App Store

 Dodge Data & Analytics today announced its Sweets app for Autodesk Revit software is now available for download on the Autodesk App...


Mar 07, 2016, 08:20 ET Dodge Momentum Index Increases in February

 The Dodge Momentum Index climbed 0.5% in February to 126.1 (2000=100) from its revised January reading of 125.5. The Momentum Index is a...


Feb 19, 2016, 15:47 ET January Construction Starts Rise 2 Percent

 The value of new construction starts in January grew 2% to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $607.9 billion, according to Dodge Data &...


Feb 16, 2016, 10:30 ET Study Finds Global Green Building is Expected to Double by 2018

Companies involved in U.S. construction plan on intensifying their involvement in green building over the next three years, according to the new...


Feb 05, 2016, 08:22 ET Dodge Momentum Index Moves Higher in January

The Dodge Momentum Index rose 2.4% in January to 126.4 (2000=100) from its December reading of 123.4. The Momentum Index is a monthly measure of...


Feb 04, 2016, 10:20 ET Commercial & Multifamily Construction Starts in 2015 Reveal New York City Metropolitan Area Leading the U.S.

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


Jan 21, 2016, 14:43 ET New Construction Starts in December Improve 4 Percent; Annual Total for 2015 Climbs 8 Percent to $645.5 Billion

New construction starts in December advanced 4% to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $591.6 billion, according to Dodge Data &...


Jan 20, 2016, 10:30 ET Dodge Data & Analytics Unveils "Sweets app for Revit"

 For more than a century, Dodge Data & Analytics' Sweets (http://sweets.construction.com/) has connected architecture, engineering and...


Jan 08, 2016, 08:50 ET Dodge Momentum Index Rebounds in December

 The Dodge Momentum Index rose 4.1% in December to 125.2 (2000=100) from its November reading of 120.3, essentially reversing the 3.6% decline...


Dec 18, 2015, 16:02 ET November Construction Slides 5 Percent

At a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $563.3 billion, new construction starts in November fell 5% from the previous month, according to Dodge...


Dec 09, 2015, 10:50 ET Study Finds BIM Offers Substantial Benefits for Construction Industry

 The benefits of BIM (building information modeling) and other technology advancements that allow the exchange of information on design and...


Dec 07, 2015, 07:50 ET Dodge Momentum Index Falls in November

 The Dodge Momentum Index fell 3.7% in November to 119.9 (2000=100) from its October reading of 124.5. The Momentum Index is a monthly measure...


Nov 20, 2015, 14:21 ET New Construction Starts in October Climb 13 Percent

 New construction starts in October advanced 13% to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $591.1 billion, according to Dodge Data &...


Nov 18, 2015, 10:00 ET New Study Suggests Strong Outlook for Green Homes

 During the prolonged housing downturn, green homes provided support to the ailing residential market and now promise to be an important...


Nov 06, 2015, 08:05 ET Dodge Momentum Index Declines in October

The Dodge Momentum Index fell 4.8% in October to 125.2 (2000=100) from its September reading of 131.5. The Momentum Index is a monthly measure of...


Oct 30, 2015, 13:40 ET New Construction Starts in 2016 to Grow 6% to $712 Billion According to Dodge Data & Analytics

Dodge Data & Analytics (http://www.construction.com) today released its 2016 Dodge Construction Outlook, a mainstay in construction industry...


Oct 19, 2015, 13:02 ET New Construction Starts in September Slip 5 Percent

The value of new construction starts in September dropped 5% from the previous month to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $523.7 billion,...


Oct 07, 2015, 10:05 ET Dodge Momentum Index Jumps in September

The Dodge Momentum Index moved 5.8% higher in September to 133.5 (2000=100) from its August reading of 126.2. The Momentum Index is a monthly...


Oct 01, 2015, 14:46 ET Get the Construction Industry's 2016 Economic Forecast at Dodge Data & Analytics' Outlook Executive Conference, October 29-30, 2015 in Washington, DC

 Dodge Data & Analytics (http://construction.com/) will present its 77th annual forum for construction and economic leaders, the 2016 Dodge...