Construction Industry Coronavirus (COVID-19) News Written by Dodge Research on June 1, 2020 As the coronavirus pandemic unfolds in North America many news articles pertaining to COVID-19 and its impact upon the construction industry and construction projects are being published. Health officials identified cases of COVID-19 among construction workers at 13 projects in Santa Clara County, California. 05/07 – MA – Boston construction set to resume May 18 as long as virus continues to recede. 04/29 – FL – Disney’s construction division lays off hundreds. 04/07 – US – Modular Building Institute Emergency COVID-19 Response. This summer, according to CBS Sports, general contractor Broadmoor LLC sent 32 of the projects' 275 daily workers home after they tested positive. Award-winning pension schemes . A school official told the Daily Astorian that the affected workers were outside and did not enter the building at any time. 04/10 – CA – SF Planning Commission resumes work with 1,100 home redevelopment. Places like Brewerytown and Strawberry Mansion saw an uptick in construction activity in 2020, compared to last year. Read here. 03/18 – PA – But, then says not really: Read here. 03/19 – MA – Coronavirus won’t delay Boston’s tallest new building. implemented an on-site testing lab in mid-July. Read here. Read here. 16 RSS Défense des entreprises Expand/Collapse. Read here. 04/14 – CO – Construction continues, but pace has slowed. Read here. By Joel Grover and Josh Davis • Published December 10, 2020 • … 02/29 – US – Coronavirus fears could put a damper on the US housing market. 25 March. Read here. Read here. 03/25 – TX – Austin ban outlier in TX. Metal Construction News is the original news magazine of the metal construction industry and is the premier source for news, products and strategies. Developers, contractors, and labor unions have offered a handful of reasons that construction ought to continue through the coronavirus shutdown, a combination of … 04/22 – US – Senate approves injection to PPP program. 03/25 – NC – Coronavirus delays project. Andrew Cuomo has halted most construction statewide in response to the novel coronavirus pandemic sweeping New York, following outcry from workers and … Read here. Read here. Read here. Employees advised to self-isolate should continue to receive their usual pay. 03/21 – TX – Local construction continues, but uncertainty looms. [paywall] Read here. 03/24 – WI – Construction expected to continue despite stay at home order. Read here. A wide assortment of materials are used in flooring, windows, … 03/21 – FL – Construction sites open, but some projects slowing. Read here. 03/21 – KS – $10B stimulus passed to combat virus impact (infrastructure). Read here. Subscribe to Construction Dive: Topics covered: commercial, infrastructure, design, green, regulation, multifamily construction, and more. Boston construction set to resume May 18 as long as virus continues to recede. 02/26 – WW – How the Coronavirus could wreak havoc on the global supply chain. A new report finds that certain professions seem to have higher rates of asymptomatic infection than others. 03/20 – IL – Construction exempt from stay at home order. Read here. Read here. Industry adapts to continue working. A growing number of construction companies have said they will stop all non-essential work to help fight the coronavirus, but others continue to … 03/27 – US – Trump signs stimulus bill. 05/02 – MI – Michigan construction to continue. 03/19 – AZ – Construction begins on Scottsdale Entrada development. About sharing. 03/24 – VT – Construction rattled, not walloped. Read here. Read here. [paywall] Read here. 04/02 – TX – Builders believe new order in Austin will let some construction resume. 03/27 – NY – New Islanders area work stopped. 03/31 – NH – Distribution center in Kingston moves ahead despite pandemic. Read here. Read here. 03/25 – FL – Universal Orlando continues construction work. 04/23 – CA – Napa county loosens construction restrictions. Read here. An outbreak at a Denver International Airport jobsite affecting 14 employees from an insulation company involved work at the A-West Gate Expansion project. Read here. 03/21 – NC – Large commercial projects move forward but uncertainty grows. 03/18 – WA – Seattle condo tower proceeds to construction: Read here. 05/14 – NJ – NJ construction reopens Monday. 04/24 – PA – Construction can begin May 1. Read here. 03/26 – MD Local construction firm finds way to hand out bonuses. -- — Construction work must continue, despite COVID-19, and, according to one Kansas City metro union, the virus shouldn't discourage people from … 04/23 – HI – Pandemic delays P3 proposal. L'actualité de la construction, du bâtiment et des travaux publics : bâtiment-gros oeuvre, carrières, environnement, infrastructures TP, rail, réseaux VRD et terrassements. General contractor Brasfield & Gorrie closed the site at the Montgomery Bell Academy for five days for cleaning and testing of workers. Read here. 04/29 – MA – Boston safety rules take shape. Read here. 03/19 – CA – Northern CA Shelter in place order exempts most construction. Jerry Katlin, the president of Overland Park, Kansas-based general contractor Excel Corp., told KSHB News that the cases came from five different subcontractors for the project. Read here. 04/24 – PA – What to expect when construction sites open. Read here. The $5 billion SoFi Stadium in Inglewood, California, home to the Los Angeles Rams and the Los Angeles Chargers, opened earlier this year. décembre 15, 2020 0 447. Construction industry are a high growth area for polymer manufacturers. 04/29 – TX – Nearly 70% of Texas construction firms have projects on hold. Current guidelines state that if someone with coronavirus does come into work, it is not … 04/01 – TX – Timeline of Texas high speed rail uncertain. Read here. At least 10 construction workers at a Mountain View development site tested positive with as many as 30 total workers exposed, according to the Mercury News. Facebook Tweet Email; Need for construction workers still high amid COVID-19 pandemic. 04/24 – US – State DOTs expedite millions for projects. Read here. 04/03 – TX – Howard Hughes Corp puts a halt on some construction. 03/31 – US – Jeld-Wen temp closes some manufacturing sites. In late June, company officials paused the workforce expansion amid rising virus cases in the region and implemented an on-site testing lab in mid-July. 16 RSS … 04/24 – TX – Rollingwood clarifies construction process. There were 39 active cases among the workforce as of Nov. 12, according to a statement from Shell. Read here. COVID-19 impacts construction of future Fort Bragg shopping center. Read here. During the closure, general contractor Hoar Construction conducted a deep cleaning and sterilization of the site and worked with a third-party company to beef up screening of workers. Read here. The Las Vegas Review-Journal reported that up to 31 construction workers building the $2 billion NFL stadium in Las Vegas tested positive. 03/27 – MO – Kansas City large projects continue. Read here. [paywall] Read here. Two new regulations regarding the use of face coverings and traveler testing are expected to have a direct impact on the construction industry but also exempt some workers in … Read here. 05/19 - NY - NYC could start to reopen in early June. [paywall] Read here. Read here. Read here. 04/28 – MI – Gov says construction may be next to restart. [paywall] Read here. COVID-19 Guidance for the Construction Workforce OSHA is committed to protecting the health and safety of America’s workers and workplaces during these unprecedented times. 04/09 – NC – Developers/contractors walk legal tightrope. 03/13 – US – CRE transactions coming to halt. 04/01 – CA – Most Bay Area construction banned. One reason why COVID-19 spreads so quickly is because a lot of people who have it never show symptoms — between 20-40% of all cases. 03/23 – CA – Construction continues in Redding despite ban. The joint venture of Mortenson and McCarthy, which said that at least part of the outbreak was. Primary Menu. Read here. Published. Thank you for your interest. 03/27 – TX – Construction ban being considered in Dallas County. Read here. Read here. 04/04 – FL – Fort Lauderdale halts indoor construction. Read here. 04/04 – CA – How Bay Area’s ban stacks up against other CA areas. 03/24 – WA – Confusion grips construction industry. All Rights Reserved, Sign up for any of our e-newsletters and receive key insights and industry trends. Read here. [paywall] Read here. 03/31 – FL – Miami-Dade halts construction inspections. 05/08 – MI – Construction restart today. [paywall] Read here. [paywall] Read here. Dodge provides detailed construction forecast and trend reports down to the specific market or market segment level. 03/17 – CA – SFO homebuilding continues (housing construction listed as “essential function”). 04/08 – FL – Florida accelerates DOT projects during shutdown. UNCG said interior work on the project was stopped for one day so the building could be sanitized. 04/10 – DC – Outbreak hasn’t derailed this College Park development project. Read here. Read here. As of August, 35 workers at the $6 billion Shell Chemicals complex construction site in Beaver County, Pennsylvania, had tested positive for the virus, according to the Times. Copy link. Apprentice numbers on the increase as skills shortage bites . 04/08 – US – Treasury eases path to paycheck protection loans. You can watch that event HERE and view AGC’s analysis of … Read here. 03/26 – US – Recording office closures affecting CRE deal closings. Work on the new $58 million Air Force Academy Visitor Center in northern Colorado Springs — a key piece of the City for Champions projects that helped revitalize the city's economy ahead of … 03/21 – WW – Containers have started moving en masse out of China (but US ports may be next bottleneck). 04/24 – CA – Napa Valley relaxes construction rules. Read here. [paywall] Read here. 04/29 – NY – More than 5,200 NYC projects reopen. The Government has been clear that construction work should continue and sites should remain open across the UK. 03/25 – MI – Road projects continue. Deep Dive 6 ways the coronavirus outbreak will affect construction Experts predict COVID-19 will have long-term ramifications for many aspects of the U.S. construction industry. Read here. Read here. 04/07 – PA – Utility contractors can work. Read here. Some of the subcontractors on the Augusta project were from New Hampshire and other states that had higher levels of COVID-19 cases than Maine, Maine CDC Director Nirav Shah told the newspaper. Here, Construction Dive rounds up some of the larger COVID-19 outbreaks at construction sites across the U.S. and Canada since the pandemic began. Read here. Dodge Momentum Index Steps Lower … 03/17 – NV – Construction projects in Vegas expected to continue. Read here. 04/02 – NJ – Virus hasn’t stopped NJ activity. Read here. Read here. 03/01 – US – Coronavirus could be the end of China as a global manufacturing hub. 04/30 – OH – Gov to reopen OH. Read here. Here's what we know about whether building sites will stay open amid the coronavirus lockdown. Read here. Read here. Read here. 03/24 – CA – Clarifications to stay at home order. 05/02 – CA – SFO construction to resume. 03/25 – FL – Some sites continue work despite concerns. Read here. Coronavirus: union calls for closure of ‘non-essential’ sites The Unite union has called for non-essential work to be banned under Scotland’s tier four lockdown rules. A preconstruction meeting for a healthcare project held indoors by Andersen Construction led to an outbreak among 13 employees and three close contacts. Read here. Read here. Construction … 03/19 – FL – Work on $2.2B [Orlando] project continues. At least 10 construction workers at a Mountain View development site tested positive with as many as 30 total workers exposed. Read here. Read here. Read here. Read here. 03/25 – WA – Economic concern halts work on $200 million retail project. Read here. 03/26 – FL – Miami projects halted. 04/08 – FL – Miami-Dade lets construction go on, some cities say no. 03/18 – FL – Allegiant shelving construction of $470 million Sunseeker Resort in Florida: Read here. Read here. 03/21 – OR – Construction industry weathering the storm for now. Read here. 03/25 – MA – Walsh extends Boston construction ban. Read here. Read here. [paywall] Read here. Permitting data shows new single-family housing continuing to sprout in neighborhoods increasingly farther from Center City, a trend likely driven in part by urban homebuyers looking to upsize. Shell Pennsylvania Chemicals had another rise in cases among the construction workers building the petrochemical plant in Beaver County, Pennsylvania, according to the Pittsburgh Business Times. GCCC review represents “huge progress” 2020. Read here. 03/26 – CO – Virus stings Aspen projects. 03/25 – US – Stimulus package passes Senate with potentially billions for construction. 03/21 – FL – Coke moving ahead with $300 million development. [paywall] Read here. Read here. Read here. 04/29 – OH – Construction can begin May 4. Read here. Nous nous attendons à ce que certains donneurs d’ordre ou administrations prennent leurs propres décisions pour prévenir la propagation du coronavirus. Read here. Health officials identified cases of COVID-19 among construction workers at 13 projects in Santa Clara County, California. Read here. Read here. Read here. Read here. L’exécution d’un contrat comporte deux aspects principaux : le personnel et la fourniture d’équipement. Feed your business the best construction data and watch your business grow. Read here. Read here. Read here. 03/26 – FL – Broward country construction can continue. 03/26 – MT – Construction around Missoula continues. Read here. 03/17 – CA – Coronavirus hampering some CRE activity, but leases still being signed. This summer, a continuous stream of positive coronavirus tests among the project's 3,000 daily workers sent 18 workers home by the second week of June, prompting a Los Angeles County Department of Public Health investigation, As of August, 35 workers at the $6 billion Shell Chemicals complex. [paywall] Read here. Read here. 03/31 – WA – Construction resumes on NHL arena. 04/28 – WA – Gov allows some projects to reopen. Shell Pennsylvania Chemicals had another rise in cases among the construction workers building the petrochemical plant in Beaver County, Pennsylvania, according to the Pittsburgh Business Times. 03/18 – FL – Approval delays may hold up 380 unit resi site in Orlando FL: Read here. Architects, designers, engineers, contractors and owners can easily research, compare and select the best products for their needs. 04/17 – GA – Plant Vogtle cuts back workforce due to virus. Share. 03/31 – US – How essential is construction during pandemic. Subscribe. 04/01 – CA – New restrictions imposed on residential construction in Bay Area. The agency will be issuing a series of industry-specific alerts designed to keep workers safe. Construction . 03/18 – TX – Houston construction sites remain open: Read here. At least 36 subcontractors working at the site of a $200 million Appalachian State University project in Boone, North Carolina, tested positive in two COVID-19 outbreaks, WBTV reported. Suffolk hired a private lab to conduct voluntary testing of workers at the site, the Bozeman Daily Chronicle reported. A construction site on the Texas A&M University campus was shut down after an outbreak that affected 55 workers and subcontractors, according to general contractor Hoar Construction. 03/27 – US – States assert authority to deem workers as essential. 04/27 – WA - Construction industry set to resume after one month shutdown. [paywall] Read here. [paywall] Read here. Get construction news like this in your inbox daily. 03/23 – MN – Twin Cities development slowed by meeting cancellations. 03/31 – NY – What is nonessential construction? Read here. A one stop shop updated daily with industry news, interviews, analysis, expert opinion, videos and more. Read here. 03/18 – WV – Construction idled for two weeks on I-70 bridge project. 03/19 – VA – Arlington (VA) struggles to keep development reviews moving. Quelques obligations supplémentaires dans la lutte contre le COVID-19. 03/18 – GA – Exceptions to SoCal stay at home order (housing, airport, water, sewer, roads, transportation construction work OK): Read here. The site is operated by the Elliott Group on Dublin's South Great George's Street. The Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans, Louisiana, home to the NFL's New Orleans Saints, is undergoing a four-year, $450 million facelift. Read here. Read here. 03/20 – US – In most cities construction work continues. 03/24 – FL – Seaworld halts construction. Read here. 04/14 – TX – Projects continue. To help you stay on top of this rapidly evolving situation, we're monitoring news outlets and providing links to these stories for reference. 03/27 – TX – Some Austin construction crews say they’ll work until officials visit the site. 05/11 – MA – Boston mayor suggests restrictions may ease further. 04/16 – US – Stadiums moving forward. Read here. Read here. Read here. As new stories break, we'll be posting links to those stories on this page. Boris Johnson is under growing pressure to stop non-essential construction worker as the country attempts to tackle the spread of Covid-19. 03/26 – NY – NYC mayor considering construction ban. Read here. 04/11 – MI -Home construction comes to a halt. close. AGC released the new survey during a virtual media event today alongside Procore, who also released new data it collects on the impacts of the coronavirus on the industry. [paywall] Read here. Read here. Read here. Coronavirus 1 million Americans have received COVID-19 vaccine 03/23 – TX – The coronavirus' impact on commercial real estate in Austin. ... #1 Source for Construction News, Data, … 04/15 – MN – Massive Mall of America project stalls. Read here. 03/18 – US – Industry braces for impacts of Coronavirus pandemic. 04/02 – FL – Florida governor wants to accelerate transportation projects. Premier Daniel Andrews has announced a $2.7 billion construction blitz to stimulate the Victorian economy and create thousands of jobs. 04/11 – TX – DFW construction timeline to be “revisited.” Read here. 04/22 – WA – Some construction can resume in future. 25 Nov 2020 By Zak Garner-Purkis This year, coronavirus brought the country to a standstill. A third Dublin construction site has been closed after a worker tested positive for Covid-19. 03/24 – US – Analysis of planning projects last week. 04/09 – NJ – State shuts down non-essential jobs. 03/17 – FL – Disney shuts down all construction in Florida. Read here. Thank you for your submission. Construction Worker-Tracking Tech Finds New Jobsite Uses in Coronavirus Pandemic The Spot-R clip-on tag was designed to keep workers safe by … 03/16 – MA – Boston halts construction. [paywall] Read here. 03/19 – US – Builders' COVID-19 Dilemma: Construction Continuity Versus The Health Risks On Job Sites. By Victoria King BBC News. [paywall] Read here. Oct. 21, 2020 More than 10 months since the first coronavirus cases were reported in Wuhan, China, COVID-19's global spread continues to plague commercial construction. 03/18 – FL – Coronavirus not stopping South Florida construction projects – for now: Read here. All of the cases are considered to be associated with an outbreak announced on Nov. 19, and all occurred in the same general work location, By signing up to receive our newsletter, you agree to our, Press release from DJM Design CAD & Coordination, Press release from Safe Site Check In Referral Program Offers Free Health Screenings and Private Contact Tracing through June 2021, flickr user U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Border wall breakup: What would happen if Biden becomes president. 03/26 – OR – School construction still on tap for fall. Read here. Pressure is growing on government to act to protect construction workers against the risk of coronavirus. Read here. Max Touhey Gov. Read here. 05/12 – NY – Construction can restart in three regions. 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