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Greig O'Brien

Greig O'Brien

Greig O'Brien is the Managing Editor of ARCHITECT, as well as the other titles in Hanley Wood's Design Group: Residential Architect and Architectural Lighting

Greig O'Brien's Posts

The Winners of the 2017 AIA Housing Awards The Winners of the 2017 AIA Housing Awards

This year, the Institute picked 14 winning projects that represent the best in housing design. Read more

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July Jobs Report: 162,000 Jobs Added, but Architecture and Construction Lose Ground July Jobs Report: 162,000 Jobs Added, but Architecture and Construction Lose Ground

The United States economy added a tepid 162,000 jobs in July, coming in below expectations. The design and construction industry fared badly. Architectural and engineering services lost 2,700 jobs, while construction lost 6,000 overall. Read more

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ADP: 158,000 Jobs Added in March, but No New Construction Jobs ADP: 158,000 Jobs Added in March, but No New Construction Jobs

ADP and Moody’s Analytics released their monthly employment report on Wednesday morning, which says that the U.S. economy added 158,000 jobs in March. There were, however, no net jobs added in the construction industry, a first in half a year. Read more

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Architecture Billings Up for Seventh Consecutive Month Architecture Billings Up for Seventh Consecutive Month

February’s Architecture Billings Index, released in mid-March by the American Institute of Architects, shows growth in the design and construction industry for the seventh consecutive month—as well as a billings score of 54.9, the highest for the ABI since November 2007. Read more

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February Jobs: Construction Adds Big; So Does Architecture and Engineering February Jobs: Construction Adds Big; So Does Architecture and Engineering

In the BLS’s February 2013 employment report, the economy added 236,000 jobs. The architectural and engineering services sector added 3,100 jobs, and the construction industry added a whopping 48,000 new jobs. Read more

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