The Building Tradesman Newspaper

Unions set pace for productivity

The chief of the big-business backed Construction Users Roundtable said owners who pay for construction work want "quantifiable productivity" out of their workforce. ..

Luther West Science Building at Northern Michigan

PIPE IS LIFTED to the second floor of the Luther West Science Building at Northern Michigan University by operating engineer John Shawn of Local 324. The sprinkler fitter is Matt Scovronski of Local 669. Renovation of the West Science building is part of the largest construction expenditure - $46.9 million - in the Marquette school's history. This portion of the project is expected to be completed next August. Classes started this fall in the newly constructed Glenn Seaborg Center, which is part of the entire renovated science complex. ..

Election 2000: 'We have the power in our votes'




State Supreme Court supremely important this year - and this decade

So you've taken the time to vote, either by absentee ballot or at the polls. ..

We're fighting for your fair wages and safe jobs - won't you join us at the polls on Nov. 7?


Stabenow's plan: Bring an end to bloated prescription drug prices




On Target in the Upper Peninsula

MARQUETTE Twp. - Target stores are movin' on up, into the Upper Peninsula. ..

Reorganized, re-energized Painters meet in Michigan

The International Union of Painters and Allied Trades is restoring the roar in Michigan and around the nation. ..