January 7, 2020
Trends and Concerns:2020 and Beyond
The industry is susceptible to changes in regulations at every level of government, to the economy in general, and even more to influencers in social media, just to name a few modern-day issues. Some concerns appear annually—skilled labor shortages, for example—while others come about due to emerging technology or technology that finally enters the construction space.
This year, we are seeing five broad areas where trends cross over lines that used to demark boundaries between positive and negative. As 2020 ushers in a new decade, let’s take a quick look at the trends, concerns, and opportunities for the construction industry.