Perhaps no industry has been hit as hard by the labor shortage as the construction industry, so it should come as no surprise that contractors would look to automation to fill the gap. The Midwestern Economic Policy Institute, along with the Project for Middle Class Renewal, dove into the issue and concluded that as many […]
What sort of work is most physically grueling and what’s hardest to learn and master? In order to find out, CraftJack, a company that provides job leads for contractors, surveyed 1,609 contractors and 652 consumers, asking them to rank 32 types of contractor work. “With DIY home renovations on the rise and heavily edited home […]
The Assembly has voted to establish an electronic processing system for building permits that could give the state’s construction permitting and inspections system a long overdue update. Businesses have moved as much of their operations as they can to electronic and online systems, but New Jersey’s construction permits have remained mired in 20th century paperwork. […]
Devin Group, Inc. President & CEO Herb Ames tells us how NJBIA can bring power to your organization.
The New Jersey Business & Industry Association said today it supports S-2897, which appropriates $34 million from the “Building Our Future Bond Act,” to help support 35 higher education construction projects from the $1.3 billion bond issue previously approved by voters. The funding will be utilized for a list of capital construction projects that has […]