The Building Tradesman Newspaper

Hard work, education under way to make prevailing wage prevail

In some counties, on federally funded building projects, the prevailing wage and benefit package for construction workers in various trades is $7.50 to $8 per hour. ..

Visteon Village offers new version of corporate headquarters

VAN BUREN TWP. – Here comes the neighborhood. ..

Legislation affecting asbestosis cases may do more harm than good

Will Congress finally approve a reformed agenda for dealing with present and future asbestosis cases? ..

Bush's economic chief: Outsourcing U.S. jobs is 'probably a plus'

Perhaps the defining issue in this year’s presidential election is our nation’s loss of manufacturing and other good-paying jobs that have taken place since the Bush Administration has been in office. ..

An economic theory only Mayor McCheese could love

Who knew that assembling a Whopper or a Big Mac may be just like building an automobile. ..

With more Wolverine fans over the years, U-M Stadium has grown with the times

ANN ARBOR – Renovated and expanded over the years, the University of Michigan Stadium today has one of the nation’s largest seating capacities for football stadiums – but it could have been called “The Big House” even when it was opened in 1927. ..