Month: December 2015

Construction Unemployment Falls to Lowest September Mark in 15 Years as Hiring Slows Amid Growing Worker Shortages

Warning that Worker Shortages Could Lead to Higher Construction Costs and Slower Schedules, Association Officials Call for New Workforce Development Measures The number of unemployed workers with construction experience dropped to the lowest total for September since 2000, as hiring continued to slow despite robust demand for construction, according to an analysis by the Associated […]


RAYWEST Receives Unlimited Classification

Starting in January 2016, RAYWEST DESIGNBUILD will have an unlimited classification from the North Carolina Licensing Board for General Contractors (  This means that they will not be restricted as to the value on any single project.    States owner Hector Ray, “We are pleased to have completed the process and been approved for the […]