Month: June 2019

Business News Flash – National Construction News

U.S. home construction drops 0.9% in May   Number of truck drivers reaches all-time high, but driver shortage persists Source: Martin Crutsinger,  Associated Press via The Detroit News   May saw a sharp drop in construction of single-family homes. Apartment building construction actually rose during the month, but not enough to offset the decline, which analysts …

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Business News Flash – Durham, NC

June 13, 2019 Source: Lauren Ohnesorge, Triangle Business Journal   Corning Incorporated is moving forward with plans to expand its manufacturing operation in Durham. According to Corning, construction has begun on the project. The company is also waiting for a city council vote regarding a utilities extensions agreement with Durham County. Corning announced in 2017 …

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