California to become only U.S. state to require solar panels on new homes

California is set to make solar standard on every new home built in the Golden State, according to a report in The Orange Country...

BART board approves single-bore tunnel project in San Jose

Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) says that its board of directors have approved the San Jose tunneling plan, according to Curbed San Francisco. In a...

Los Angeles Port wins awards for construction projects

The Southern California Chapter of the Construction Management Association of America (CMAA) has named the Port of Los Angeles recipient of two project achievement...

Construction industry added 228,000 jobs over the past year

Construction employment increased by 228,000 jobs over the past year despite a weather-related dip last month, according to an analysis of new government data...

Home Depot investing $50M to train construction workers

Home Depot, which sells tools and construction products, announced plans to invest $50 million to train 20,000 construction workers over the next 10 years...

Mass timber might be solution for California housing crisis

A new report in the Architect's Newspaper suggests that mass timber construction could help California’s gubernatorial candidates in achieving their ambitious goal of adding...
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California’s $54 billion plan to build roads will boost state’s construction sector

A new report suggest that California’s $54 billion plan to repair/build roads and bridges will boost the state’s economy, including the construction sector, by...
USC’s Milton S.F. Curry, speaker

AIA|LA Breakfast Series USC’s Milton S.F. Curry

AIA|Los Angeles will hold its 15th City Leaders Breakfast Series on April 27 from 8:00 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. at HED, 601 South Figueroa...
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AGC of California CEO urges Congress to approve Trump’s infrastructure proposal

The Associated General Contractors of California’s chief executive Peter Tateishi has urged the Congress to pass SB 1, an infrastructure investment package providing consistent...

Construction employers add 36,000 new jobs in January: AGC

Construction employment increased by 36,000 jobs in January to the highest level since August 2008, according to an analysis of new government data by...