| Apr 19, 2013
| 1:05 AM
Darrel Tuscherer has been hired as the new outside sales representative at ProBuild.
He has 26 years of experience in the construction business. For 23 of those years, he owned his own construction company.
He is married with two children and lives in...
| Apr 14, 2013
| 5:55 PM
In the next two weeks, a contractor will begin cleaning up the site of the former town dump, marking the first physical step toward construction of a new $3.5 million Shepherdstown library.
Snyder Environmental of Charles Town, W.Va., won the $718,000...
| Mar 29, 2013
| 6:36 AM
TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — Government regulators can try to halt construction projects at power plants if they think the companies didn't properly calculate whether the changes would increase air pollution, a federal appeals court ruled Thursday,...
| Mar 31, 2013
| 3:00 AM
From a hill, it’s like a child’s sandbox dream to see the giant earth movers, smaller bulldozers and dump trucks moving earth and rock on the field next to the FedEx Ground package distribution center near Hagerstown.
But to the several dozen...
| Apr 1, 2013
| 6:58 PM
For Maryland's building industry, the good times may be coming back.
The construction sector, which has been in the tank for the better part of five years, is on the verge of receiving a sizable infusion of money from recent decisions in Annapolis....
| Mar 21, 2013
| 1:55 PM
A sweeping plan to invest $1.1 billion in building and replacing Baltimore's aging public schools won preliminary approval in the House Thursday, after delegates voted overwhelmingly to reject Republican efforts to put additional strings on state...
| Mar 22, 2013
| 6:53 AM
PETOSKEY — Nearly $2 million worth of roofing updates and other construction projects will take place around Petoskey school district buildings in the months ahead, following the school board’s approval Thursday of bids for the work.
| Mar 25, 2013
| 3:49 PM
EDWARDSBURG, Mich. – It's the fastest and easiest way to get from Granger to Edwardsburg, but some people who travel and work along the busy M-62 aren’t happy about repaving plans for that stretch of roadway.
Crews are scheduled to begin...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 12:06 PM
Ernest T. Davis, a retired construction project manager and a World War II B-24 pilot, died Feb. 13 of heart failure at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. He was 92.
The son of a civil engineer and a government worker, Ernest Theodore Davis was born in...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 10:13 AM
The California construction industry lost thousands of jobs last month, according to new government data, bucking a trend that saw the industry outpace growth in other sectors amid a resurgent housing market.
The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics said...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 2:55 PM
A group of women training for employment in the construction industry participated in a Habitat for Humanity project Wednesday in Hagerstown.
Members of the Step-Up for Women program in Martinsburg, W. Va., which provides training to help women find...