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Caterpillar moves HQ to Texas

ConDig (14-Jun-22) Construction equipment manufacturer Caterpillar Inc. has moved its global headquarters to the company’s existing office in Irving, Texas, from its current site in Deerfield, Illinois. The $51 billion revenue company said that it would start…




Construction input prices rise in March 

ConDig (13-Apr-22).  US construction input prices jumped 2.9% higher in March compared with the month prior on rising lumber and nonferrous wire costs, while inflationary pressures continue to mount, according to Associated Builders and Contractors…




OSHA fines Long Island contractor $1.2M

ConDig (1-Mar-22).  The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has fined a Long Island contractor $1.2 million after a worker fell to his death last August.  The agency said that an employee of DME Construction…


OSHA fines employer following double fatality in Boston

ConDig (15-Feb–22).  The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has fined an employer $624,777 for his involvement in a double fatality at a downtown Boston worksite in February last year. Laurence Moloney and his successor…


Labor order to inflate construction costs

ConDig (04-Feb-22) US construction industry leaders have blasted a decision by president Biden to impose labor agreements on many federal construction projects. The Associated General Contractors of America slammed the executive order as “needless” and…