March 2020

Construction Put-in-Place, (CPIP)

2020-03-11T13:27:05+00:00

­­­Construction Put-in-Place, (CPIP): Total U.S. construction spending continued to perform well in January 2020, especially in the state and local sector. Census Bureau non-seasonally adjusted (NSA), constant dollar CPIP data showed that January’s twelve month total, (12MT) construction expenditures grew by 4.8% year on year (y/y), to $314.4 billion (B). On a 12MT basis, private [...]

Construction Put-in-Place, (CPIP)2020-03-11T13:27:05+00:00

February 2020

Architectural Billings Index

2020-02-14T20:23:32+00:00

December ABI national overall score of 52.5 was up 0.6 points from November’s 51.9, which is slightly over the expansionary zone, (>50). U.S. architecture firms specializing in commercial and industrial facilities likewise reported an increase design activity in December, coming on the heels of a significant upturn in November. Firms concentrating in the multifamily either [...]

Architectural Billings Index2020-02-14T20:23:32+00:00

Construction Put-in-Place, (CPIP)

2020-02-05T20:59:46+00:00

Total U.S. construction spending continued to perform well in December 2019, especially in the state and local sector. Census Bureau non-seasonally adjusted (NSA), constant dollar CPIP data showed that December’s twelve month total, (12MT) construction expenditures grew by 5.7% year on year (y/y), to $1371.2 billion (B). On a 12MT basis, private expenditures advanced 4.5% [...]

Construction Put-in-Place, (CPIP)2020-02-05T20:59:46+00:00

December 2019

Architectural Billings Index

2019-12-16T21:00:31+00:00

October’s ABI national overall score of 52.0 was up 2.3 points from September’s 49.7, which is slightly over the expansionary zone, (>50). U.S. architecture firms specializing in commercial and industrial facilities likewise reported a drop in design activity in October, coming on the heels of a significant upturn in September. Firms concentrating in the multifamily [...]

Architectural Billings Index2019-12-16T21:00:31+00:00

October 2019

Construction Put-in-Place, (CPIP)

2019-10-09T20:25:50+00:00

Total U.S. construction spending continued to perform well in August 2019, especially in the state/local, and federal sector. Census Bureau non-seasonally adjusted (NSA), constant dollar CPIP data showed that August’s twelve month total, (12MT) construction expenditures grew by 1.9% year on year (y/y), to $1307.0 billion (B). On a 12MT basis, private expenditures decreased slightly [...]

Construction Put-in-Place, (CPIP)2019-10-09T20:25:50+00:00

September 2019

Advanced Durable Goods Orders

2019-10-09T21:23:31+00:00

The U.S. Census Bureau reported that; new orders for durable goods orders decreased by 0.2% month on month, (m/m) in August, following the 2.0% increase in July. The always-volatile nondefense aircraft orders, increasing 30.3% m/m and down 3.5% y/y influenced this trend significantly. The Advance Report on Durable Goods (DG), provides statistics on manufacturers' value [...]

Advanced Durable Goods Orders2019-10-09T21:23:31+00:00

Architectural Billings Index

2019-10-09T14:00:31+00:00

August’s ABI national overall score of 47.2 was down 2.9 points from July’s 50.2, which is slightly under the expansionary zone, (>50). U.S. architecture firms specializing in commercial and industrial facilities likewise reported a drop in design activity in August, coming on the heels of a significant downturn in July. Firms concentrating in the multifamily [...]

Architectural Billings Index2019-10-09T14:00:31+00:00

August 2019

Architectural Billings Index

2019-10-09T14:32:46+00:00

July’s ABI national overall score of 50.1 was up 1.0 point from June’s 49.1, which is slightly over the expansionary zone, (>50). U.S. architecture firms reported increasing firm billings for the month is just slightly higher than the share that reported decreasing billings. Overall, this six-month stretch is one of the longest periods of essentially [...]

Architectural Billings Index2019-10-09T14:32:46+00:00

Architectural Billings Index

2019-08-13T21:21:48+00:00

June’s ABI national overall score of 49.1 was down 1.1 points from May’s 50.2, which is slightly under the expansionary zone, (>50). U.S. architecture firms with emphasis on commercial and industrial architect reported exceptional strong billings. Regionally activity was stronger in the West and South. The new design contracts index decreased by 0.6 of a [...]

Architectural Billings Index2019-08-13T21:21:48+00:00

Construction Put-in-Place, (CPIP)

2019-08-20T20:09:42+00:00

Total U.S. construction spending continued to perform well in June 2019, especially in the state and local sector. Census Bureau non-seasonally adjusted (NSA), constant dollar CPIP data showed that June’s twelve month total, (12MT) construction expenditures grew by 3.3% year on year (y/y), to $1305.9 billion (B). On a 12MT basis, private expenditures advanced 1.4% [...]

Construction Put-in-Place, (CPIP)2019-08-20T20:09:42+00:00