Thanks in large part to the expansion of several large chemical plants, East Baton Rouge Parish, LA, saw an increase of 1,726 electrical contractor employees, through 2Q 2018, the largest annual increase of any county.
Electrical Marketing's Electrical Sales Potential Data and related local economic information gives electrical industry executives the local market data they need to guide their businesses and analyze new sales opportunities.
In December, seven projects each with a value of $100 million or more entered planning. The two leading institutional projects were a $140 million science and engineering building at Northeastern University in Boston, MA, and the $120 million...
The index bounced back from last month’s 36.7, but at 46.2 points it did not return to expansionary territory.
The howls of pain over the carnage on Wall Street could be clearly heard in the electrical market.
NAED’s Western region has more than 50 metros that generate an estimated $100 million or more in Electrical Marketing’s Core Electrical Sales Potential.
Job gains in construction are continuing in some markets but appear to be slowing due to the scarcity of workers to hire.