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East Bay Times: Accused of working without license, electrical firm sues group for investigating...

An Antioch-based electrical company accused of letting employees work without an electrician’s license has sued a union-affiliated group for investigating the firm without an...
Catherine Schoenenberger

NAWIC installs 2017-2018 national president and new board members

The National Association of Women in Construction (NAWIC) has installed Catherine Schoenenberger as its 63rd national president during NAWIC's Annual Meeting and Education Conference...
nicolas construction & developent

California construction workers among highest paid in nation as employment growth surges

Construction workers in California are among the highest paid in the nation, according to figures from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. The numbers also indicate...
homes4families

Habitat for Humanity San Fernando/Santa ClaraValleys becomes Homes 4 Families

Habitat for Humanity San Fernando/Santa Clarita Valleys has become one with its sister organization Homes 4 Families, board chairman Hunt Braly and president and CEO...
builders 1701

Construction wage liability bill passes legislature despite business opposition

A contentious proposal that would put California builders on the hook for wage theft violations by their subcontractors has advanced to Gov. Jerry Brown...
agc california training exchange

AGC California to offer PlanGrid software certification

The Associated General Contractors (AGC) of California will offer PlanGrid construction productivity software certification to its members, and the general public. PlanGrid certification empowers experienced...
damsafety.org

Oroville Dam failure blamed on bad design and inadequate state and federal oversight: Experts’...

Bad design and construction of the tallest U.S. dam a half-century ago and inadequate state and federal oversight since then led to a disastrous...
stop recall newman

AGC-CA and industry supporters collect more than $300,000 to fight against Sen. Newman recall...

Construction industry organizations have raised more than $300,000 to support Sen. Josh Newman, who faces a recall election after voting in support for SB1,...

Homebuilders release study about prevailing wage laws, construction costs and impact on housing prices

The California Homebuilding Foundation (CHF), a nonprofit organization supporting the construction industry though scholarships, research and education, has funded a study conducted by the...
Paradyctal

Pterodactyl office in Culver City wins national steel design award

The Pterodactyl office building in Culver City has earned national recognition in the 2017 Innovative Design in Engineering and Architecture with Structural Steel awards...

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San Jose considers micro homes for homeless to appease complaining residents

San Jose officials on Dec. 4 have unveiled two designs for micro home shelters for more than 4,000 homeless people in the city. These...
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French designer releases new renderings for Pershing Square redesign

French firm Agence Ter has released new renderings for the redevelopment of Pershing Square, showing updates to its winning design selected by the city...
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County board unanimously votes to seize South LA properties from Sassony Properties

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors has voted unanimously to use eminent domain to seize properties at Vermont and Manchester Aves. from Sassony...