Road Builders project minor boost in 2017 highway, bridge activity
- Published: Monday, 05 December 2016 10:42
- Written by Concrete News
Sources: American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA), Washington, D.C.; CP staff
Total transportation construction and related market activity is expected to grow 1.3 percent in 2017, driven largely by increases in highway and bridge work supporting residential and commercial developments. ARTBA Chief Economist Dr. Alison Premo Black projects spending to reach $248 billion, up from an estimated $245 billion in 2016.