The Building Tradesman Newspaper

Temps threaten trades' pay and safety standards

Do you want to work around an inexperienced temporary worker who operates heavy machinery or who helps puts up your scaffolding? ..

Motown to become Geektown with new Compuware building

"Hordes of computer geeks" as Compuware CEO Peter Karmonos put it, will overrun downtown Detroit in June 2002, when Walbridge-Aldinger and the building trades complete the company's $800 million headquarters building. ..

Doors open on new union hall

ANN ARBOR - IBEW Local 252 and Plumbers and Pipe Fitters 190 are open for business in their new 18,000 square-foot home on Jackson Rd. ..

Workplace inspectors, gun safety on House Dems' agenda


Contractor appreciates trades' work at Marathon


Aaron Mechanical's ex-employee list grows

Another major player has defected from the team of Hardhats working for Aaron Mechanical, one of the largest nonunion mechanical contractors in the state. ..