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Dodge Momentum Index Slides -2% in May Due to Weaker Commercial Planning

June 7, 2023
Commercial and institutional planning face divergent trends approaching the second half of 2023.
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Dodge Momentum Index Declines in April After Pullback in Commercial Planning

May 5, 2023
The Dodge Momentum Index (DMI), issued by Dodge Construction Network, fell -5.1% in April to 180.9 points (2000=100) from the revised March reading of 190.6 points. In April, ...
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Eaton Wins $16-Million Contract at University of Michigan Hospital

May 2, 2023
Eaton won a contract to help design and construct the essential electrical system for the University of Michigan’s new hospital in Ann Arbor, MI. The company is providing a wide...
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Amazon Sets 100% Renewable Energy Goal for its Data Center Expansion Efforts in Oregon

May 2, 2023
A recent post in at highlighted just how much Amazon has invested in its data centers in Oregon and its commitment to working with the local community...
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Venture Global Gets Financing for $7.8-Billion Expansion of Louisiana LNG Plant

March 15, 2023
Venture Global LNG closed $7.8 billion in project financing for the second phase of its LNG facility in Plaquemines, LA. Together, phase one and phase two represent approximately...


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10 Big-Money Construction Projects for 2023

Jan. 3, 2023
Even in what could be a down year for the construction market, there’s still a surprising number of billion-dollar projects underway or on the drawing boards.

Netflix to Build $900-Million Production Studio in NJ on Former Military Base

Dec. 22, 2022
New reports popped up on Dec. 22 that Netflix plans to build a $900-million production studio on the ground of a former Army base in New Jersey. According to, the...

Mega-Projects Lead Huge Gains for Total Construction in July

Aug. 16, 2022
The Ford $2.9-billion BlueOval SK Battery Park plant in Glendale, KY, and its $2.8-billion BlueOval City manufacturing campus in Stanton, TN, broke ground in July.
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Google Announces Plans to Invest $9.5 Billion in its U.S. Data Centers & Offices

April 14, 2022
Over the past five years, Google has invested more than $37 billion in its U.S. data centers and offices.