June 12 Industry Update

This Industry Update announces a major construction employment robound and introduces a prefab building system and a certification program aimed at controlling the spread of coronavirus among industry workers.

Construction Employment Sees Record Rebound in May
​The construction industry added 464,000 net new jobs in May, the largest monthly increase in construction jobs since the government began tracking employment in 1939 and a drastic improvement from April.

Prefabricated Building System Controls Spread of Virus
Two leaders in architecture and construction have partnered to introduce a prefabricated building system aimed at controlling the spread of Coronavirus and seasonal flu. Developed jointly by global design firm LEO A DALY and Turner Construction Company, the modular WorkWell™ system provides a safe and welcoming setting for health screening at entrances to buildings and public spaces where infection control is a concern. 

Haydon Building Corp Becomes First Contractor To Achieve HealthyVerify Certification in U.S.
Haydon Building Corp, one of the largest general contractors in the southwest, announces its certification from www.healthyverify.com, the country's only medically-based, scientific and professional independent certification program helping to minimize the risk of disease.

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Date posted: June 12, 2020