Tag: Construction growth

FMI Predicts Growth for 2014 US Construction Market

In its 2014 US markets construction overview, FMI said that construction put in place (CPIP) at the end of 2013 is expected to be at $909.6 billion and predicts CPIP growth rates to be slightly Read More

November 22nd, 2013 | Tags: , , ,

Construction Outlook Report for Q3-2012 Released

“Contrary to election-year rhetoric, the economy is inching its way to improvement, and the construction industry has not stopped working,” according to the third quarter 2012 Construction Outlook report by FMI, the largest provider of Read More

November 28th, 2012 | Tags: ,

Ritchie Bros. Sells 200 Cranes in 5 Weeks; Breaks Record

Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers, Vancouver, Canada, sold more than 200 cranes in five weeks at its first unreserved public auctions of 2012 in North America, Europe and the Middle East, with close to 90 cranes already Read More

Construction Machinery Exports Up in 2011

According to the Exports to Australia/Oceania led the way in 2011 with a 73-percent gain. The region took delivery of $2.8 billion of U.S.-made construction equipment. Construction machinery exports to South America increased 39 percent Read More

Terex Cranes’ Annual Revenue Picks Up

Terex Cranes has released its numbers for 2011 which show a return to growth and profitability with full year revenues sales up 12 percent to just under $2 billion.  At the same time the company Read More

AEM Urges Congress to Act Now to Rebuild America’s Infrastructure

Dennis Slater, president of the Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM), Milwaukee, Wis., responded to President Obama’s State of the Union address by urging Congress and the Administration to take measures to rebuild and modernize America’s infrastructure, Read More

January 30th, 2012 | Tags: , , ,

Outlook Report Forecasts Rise in Investment in Equipment in 2012

Overall investment in equipment will grow by 9 percent in 2012, according to the Washington, D.C.-based Equipment Leasing & Finance Foundation’s “2012 Equipment Leasing & Finance U.S. Economic Outlook” report.    The report, which is focused on the Read More