The Building Tradesman Newspaper

911 fund established to aid NY construction industry workers

Building trades workers and their families have an opportunity to aid ..

Message to Michigan voters: Democrats support gun rights, too

By John Hamilton
President, Detroit Building Trades Council

Trades wrap up another outage at Mead paper mill

ESCANABA - Turning wood pulp into paper is a power-intensive process, so having reliable, well-maintained boilers is vital to the Mead Corporation. ..

New hotel on the radar screen

CONSTRUCTION OF THE massive Midfield Terminal at Metro Airport is starting to wind down, but another not-so-small project is just coming out of the ground. Westin Hotels and Resorts is building an $85.1 million, 11-floor, 404-room hotel adjacent to the mile-long Midfield Terminal. Managing the construction of the hotel is Walbridge-Aldinger. Completion is anticipated in September 2002. ..

Okies OK right to work…

Oklahoma is the nation's 22nd right-to-work state. ..

Dedication scheduled for Michigan Vietnam Monument

LANSING - More than a quarter of a century after the U.S. pulled out of the Vietnam War, Michigan soldiers who died in the conflict will be getting a lasting tribute. ..

News Briefs

More of the same in 2002 road work  ..