The Building Tradesman Newspaper

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All trades urged to use caution around high (or low) wires

Even veteran electricians can benefit from a few safety reminders when it comes to working around high-voltage. For that matter, non-electricians can benefit, too. ..

Covert operation: Bog power plant a big employer for trades

COVERT TWP. - Way off the beaten track near this southwest Michigan community, the building trades are hard at work erecting a project that will soon be the largest employer of construction workers in the state. ..

Nation's steel difficulties remain

The crisis of cheap, imported steel in the U.S. has not eased. ..

Roofers navigate a sea of PVC atop Ford Field

A gridiron of another sort is being installed some 120 feet over Ford Field, the new home of the Detroit Lions. ..