Ken Simonson

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    US tariffs pose a threat, says AGC

    2019-06-05T15:29:00Z

    Construction association urges Trump to end tariffs harming US contractors and damaging industry competitiveness

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    Construction in US slows

    2019-03-27T12:06:00Z

    New AGC data shows construction industry slowdown in 33 US states due to lack of skilled workers

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    Expert advice on rental M&A activity

    2017-08-24T10:04:00Z

    David Felts of TM Capital will discuss ‘value drivers’ in rental mergers and acquisitions at the ALH Conference Awards on October 12, Miami.

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    ALH Conference program finalized

    2017-08-21T19:50:00Z

    Kicking the morning off will be keynote speaker Michael Kneeland, president and chief executive officer of United Rentals. Kneeland will touch upon the theme of the event – Aerial platform rentals: Planning for the future – with his talk about the evolution of the equipment rental industry. With two recent major acquisitions (NES Rentals and Neff Rental) under United’s belt, the presentation is sure to spark conversation.

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    Meet the ALH Awards judges

    2017-08-09T16:35:00Z

    With only a few days remaining before the ALH Awards deadline – August 14 – we are pleased to announce the full judging panel for the ALH Awards, which will be held on the evening of Oct. 12 at the Marriott Biscayne Bay in Miami following the day-long ALH Conference

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    Caution is still the watchword

    2017-02-01T20:47:00Z

    Economist Ken Simonson says US construction firms have a positive outlook, but the new political administration has not cleared up old uncertainties

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    First speakers announced for ALH C&A

    2017-02-01T18:18:00Z

    Six presenters have come on board for the 2017 Access, Lift Handlers’ Conference Awards

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    Ken Simonson looks ahead at Demolition 2017

    2017-01-18T16:05:00Z

    Chief economist with Associated General Contractors of America to give keynote on future of demolition at NDA's Las Vegas event

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    US construction spending stutters

    2016-01-05T15:34:00Z

    US Construction spending figures stutter in November, but show impressive year-on-year improvement

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    US construction up +5.3% in 2013

    2014-02-04T09:32:00Z

    Double-digit growth in residential work took the US construction market to US$ 930 billion last year.