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Dodge Momentum Index Falls 5% After 6 Straight Months of Gaining

The Dodge Momentum Index ended a six-month streak of gains in April, falling 5.1% to overview-safety133.8 from a downward-revised revised March reading of 140.9, according to Dodge Data & Analytics.

The institutional sector, the driver of previous gains in the index, dropped 12%, while the commercial segment remained almost flat at 0.1%.

Even with this reported setback in momentum, since early 2016, the index has gained more than 20% through the end of March 2017 — Continue reading “Dodge Momentum Index Falls 5% After 6 Straight Months of Gaining”

Construction Technology Report Available

Since 2012, JBKnowledge has partnered with leaders in the construction industry including the Mechanical Contractors Association of America (MCAA), the Construction Financial Management Association (CFMA), and Texas A&M University’s Department of Construction Science to compose the annual Construction Technology Report. The 2016 report analyzed the responses of over 2,000 builders to gain insight as to how construction professionals budget for, and implement, technology on and off the job site. Continue reading “Construction Technology Report Available”