Articles from October 2012



Fore! ABC Hosts a Solid Hit

The Associated Builders and Contractors of Greater Houston (ABC) hosted another successful golf tournament last week benefiting the organization’s scholarship foundation. Interface consultants Danielle Sims, Sarah Spurgeon, and Jennifer Hatten served on the tournament’s planning committee and attended the tournament as photo sponsors. The tournament was privileged to have a great group of players including [...]

US Construction Hotspots Brighten Economic Outlook

Although the economic recession is said to have ended in June 2009, the majority of the country is still anxiously awaiting positive signs of recovery. The October issue of Construction Headline News highlights the public and private construction markets that are experiencing slow, but steady, growth in major metropolitan areas. New data from August is [...]

China to Jump-Start Slowing Economy with Infrastructure Investments

The September issue of Construction Headline News focuses on the recent slowdown in the world’s second-largest economy, and the concern for the potential effect on the already struggling global economy. Although newly released economic data on China shows the slowest growth rate in three years, China plans to pull its lulling economy back on track [...]