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Sep 19, 2014, 14:00 ET
August 2014 Construction Starts (PRNewsFoto/McGraw Hill Construction)

August Construction Falls 9 Percent

At a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $540.6 billion, new construction starts in August dropped 9%, according to McGraw Hill Construction, a...

Sep 12, 2014, 08:45 ET

ENR MidAtlantic Presents "The Pulse" Healthcare Construction Conference, September 19, 2014 in Arlington, VA

 McGraw Hill Construction's ENR MidAtlantic will hold its event "THE PULSE: The Future of Private, Institutional & Federal Healthcare...

Sep 10, 2014, 10:00 ET
Dodge Momentum Index Makes Small Gain in August (PRNewsFoto/McGraw Hill Construction)

Dodge Momentum Index Makes Small Gain in August

The Dodge Momentum Index made a small gain in August, increasing to 118.8 (2000=100) for the month, up 0.2% from the July reading. The improvement...

Sep 10, 2014, 08:45 ET

Architectural Record To Hold 12th Annual Innovation Conference, "Breakthrough: Design at the Intersection of Art, Science & Technology," October 9 in NYC

 Top designers will explore the latest developments in architecture, from experimental architecture to American and international modernism, at...

Aug 25, 2014, 08:45 ET

ENR Risk & Compliance Summit to Explore Limiting the Downside in Construction, September 30, 2014 in Atlanta

 Construction and engineering presents an endless array of risks to be managed, averted or insured. To assist professionals in best managing...

Aug 22, 2014, 08:45 ET
July 2014 Construction Starts (PRNewsFoto/McGraw Hill Construction)

July Construction Rises 6 Percent

 New construction starts in July climbed 6% to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $588.8 billion, according to McGraw Hill Construction, a...

Aug 19, 2014, 08:45 ET

ENR MidAtlantic Presents "The Pulse" Healthcare Construction Conference, September 19, 2014 in Arlington, VA

McGraw Hill Construction's ENR MidAtlantic today announced its event exploring trends and management challenges in healthcare construction, one of...

Aug 12, 2014, 15:30 ET
Architectural Record's Women in Architecture Forum and Awards will be held October 10 at McGraw Hill Construction headquarters in Manhattan. (PRNewsFoto/McGraw Hill Construction)

Architectural Record Announces Winners of First Annual Women in Architecture Awards, Celebrating Design Excellence

 McGraw Hill Construction's Architectural Record (http://www.ArchitecturalRecord.com) today announced the five winners of its first annual...

Aug 11, 2014, 09:00 ET

Engineering News-Record Wins 10 Awards from the American Society of Business Publication Editors

 McGraw Hill Construction's Engineering News-Record (ENR, http://www.enr.com) has won 10 2014 Azbee Awards of Excellence from the American...

Aug 07, 2014, 17:22 ET
Dodge Momentum Index (PRNewsFoto/McGraw Hill Construction)

Dodge Momentum Index Loses Ground in July

 The Dodge Momentum Index erased the gains made over the last two months, falling 4.4% in July to 121.4 (2000=100). This marks the Index's...

Jul 31, 2014, 10:00 ET

Construction Project Delivery Systems Vary Widely in Benefits for Owners, Architects & Contractors, According to New McGraw Hill Construction SmartMarket Report

 New research from McGraw Hill Construction (http://www.construction.com) published in its Project Delivery Systems SmartMarket...

Jul 30, 2014, 09:00 ET

McGraw Hill Construction's Harvey Bernstein Named to National Academy of Construction

McGraw Hill Construction (http://www.construction.com) today announced that Harvey Bernstein, the company's Vice President, Industry Insights &...

Jul 23, 2014, 09:53 ET
June 2014 Construction Starts (PRNewsFoto/McGraw Hill Construction)

June Construction Jumps 6 Percent

 New construction starts in June advanced 6% to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $549.7 billion, the highest level so far in 2014,...

Jul 23, 2014, 09:00 ET

ENR Editor-in-Chief Janice Tuchman Wins Construction Industry Institute's 2014 Carroll H. Dunn Award of Excellence

McGraw-Hill Construction's ENR (http://enr.construction.com), the primary trusted source of news, analysis, commentary, and data for the...

Jul 10, 2014, 09:00 ET
Dodge Momentum Index. (PRNewsFoto/McGraw Hill Construction)

Dodge Momentum Index Makes Third Straight Gain in June

NEW YORK, July 10, 2014 The Dodge Momentum Index gained 3.3% in June to 128.7 (2000=100), its third consecutive increase following hesitation in...

Jun 27, 2014, 12:02 ET

Architectural Record Announces 2014 Excellence in Advertising Awards

McGraw Hill Construction's Architectural Record today announced its annual Excellence in Advertising Awards, which recognize the most effective ads...

Jun 26, 2014, 15:00 ET

Dodge Global Network, Now with New Features, Provides Customers with More Insights & Intelligence

McGraw Hill Construction's Dodge, the industry standard for construction information and intelligence, today announced additional enhancements to...

Jun 26, 2014, 13:00 ET

McGraw Hill Construction's Sweets Announces "Sweetstakes," Offering $20K in Cash & Prizes

 McGraw Hill Construction's Sweets (http://sweets.construction.com/), the largest and most respected online building product resource, today...

Jun 26, 2014, 08:00 ET

Doctors Overlook Positive Impacts of Healthy Building Design, Construction & Maintenance, According to Architects-Sponsored McGraw Hill Construction Survey

 The critical connection between a healthy building environment and patient health is often missed by the one group of professionals who may...

Jun 20, 2014, 12:35 ET
May 2014 Construction Starts; Source: McGraw Hill Construction Research and Analytics (PRNewsFoto/McGraw Hill Construction)

May Construction Retreats 5 Percent

 At a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $513.4 billion, new construction starts in May dropped 5% from the previous month, according to McGraw...