Articles from August 2013



Shale Oil and Gas Market to Get Boost from New Pipelines

August 26, 2013 The August issue of Construction Headline News focuses on the new pipeline projects in the works surrounding shale gas exploration across the United States. Pipeline companies are capitalizing on the abundant shale oil and gas plays, like Eagle Ford, Bakken, Utica, and Marcellus shale formations, among others. These deposits require extensive pipeline [...]

Power Projects Fuel Construction Industry Growth

August 9, 2013 By: Gray T. Slocum Currently, overall construction spending is increasing globally after a prolonged slowdown. In the United States, Interface Consulting expects the increasing demand for energy and the retirement of older, less efficient power plants to drive investment in power projects. In recent years, the quantity and size of power construction [...]