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Construction
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Rhode Island landed in the top 20 for the number of construction jobs it added year-over-year in November, and from October to November, according to the Associated General Contractors of America. more
Regional and state unemployment rates changed little in September, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, and Rhode Island is an example, as it has maintained a 7.6 unemployment rate since August. more
Rhode Island ranks 47th in the country in overall highway performance and cost effectiveness in the latest highway report by the nonprofit Reason Foundation. more
EAST PROVIDENCE – A former manager of Warwick’s long-shuttered Rocky Point amusement park has set his sights here as the home for a water park in the Ocean State, WPRO reported last week. more
NEW BEDFORD – A $42 million contract for the replacement of four bridges in New Bedford and Fall River along the future South Coast Rail Line has been awarded to Warwick-based Cardi Corp. more
National Grid says it’s planning to pump $1.3 billion into Rhode Island gas and electric infrastructure projects through March 2019. more
New residential construction in the U.S. rose more than forecast in December, capping the best year since 2007 and signaling the industry will probably keep expanding this year. more
NeighborWorks Blackstone River Valley found itself on the receiving end of an unexpected gift in December. more
When Peter Crump and Matt Dempsey became business partners at Providence-based general-contracting firm Site Specific LLC back in 2007, the duo worked out of a basement with three employees for six months. Over the past seven years, things have certainly changed. more
When the Great Recession gripped Rhode Island, many companies were shrinking, laying off staff and cutting back. more
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