The Trump Affect on the Construction Industry…So Far

The Trump Affect on the Construction Industry…So Far

We are officially 11 days into the Trump Administration and the executive orders and legislative action have been on a rapid pace.

ConstructionDive.com takes a look at how Trump policy, proposed and otherwise, is affecting the construction industry.

The construction industry-related directives that have elicited the strongest reaction from the general public are those giving a push to U.S.-Mexico border wall construction as well as two controversial pipeline projects — the Dakota Access and the Keystone XL.

 

However, other moves by the Trump administration, including an order to fast-track future projects and the compilation of a list of infrastructure needs across the U.S., have the potential to significantly impact the construction industry going forward.

Read the full story HERE.