The Building Tradesman Newspaper

Construction fatalities up in 2001

In terms of construction fatalities in Michigan, we don't like where the year 2001 is headed… ..

State, feds get more alert to roadwork zone safety

How to improve on saving workers' lives and limbs inside of highway construction work zones is getting some welcome, increased attention. ..

Iron Workers 25 celebrates climb to the century mark

Iron Workers Local 25 topped out its 100th birthday July 21 with a party to remember that included 1,800 members and well-wishers at Cobo Center in Detroit. ..

Davison: Nation's first freeway was built right the first time

Detroit has a lot of firsts associated with the automobile. The first production line. The first paved road. The first traffic light. ..

Topping-out held for Ren Cen's Winter Garden

The steel framework of the G.M. Renaissance Center's Winter Garden is now complete, thanks to the work of Iron Workers Local 25 members and Contour Erection. ..

Electrical work on the Madeline is ship-shape, thanks to 498'er

"What am I doing here? Oh, I guess I'm an electrician by trade and a sailor at heart." ..


AFL-CIO, Carpenters are still talking  ..