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Westside Works’ Construction Ready Program Is Changing Lives, And It's Free

Westside Works partnered with the Construction Education Foundation of Georgia to implement the Construction Ready program, which prepares people for entry-level construction work.

August 10, 2017

Want To Get Women Into Trades? All We Need Is A Little MAGIC

The MAGIC Camp has introduced the construction industry to young girls for nearly a decade.

June 8, 2017

Massive Career Expo Showcases High-Paying Construction Jobs In Georgia

The construction sector in Georgia is a real pathway to a stable economic future, and students AND adults looking for a career should take notice.

March 23, 2017

BMC moving HQ from Boise to Atlanta!

BMC, the building materials and construction services company will relocate its corporate headquarters from Boise, Idaho to Atlanta. In a recent statement,BMC CEO  Peter Alexander said, “Atlanta was...

June 4, 2014

Subdivision Building Returning to Metro Atlanta?

Once the economic engine that drove much of metro Atlanta’s economy, the building of home subdivisions dried up completely in 2009. Subsequent years showed no signs of residential home construction...

April 1, 2013

Construction Jobs Making a Comeback?

The 2009 economic downturn almost devastated the construction industry, especially in Georgia. However, new reports show, construction may be making a comeback. In fact, construction may soon lead...

February 26, 2013