March 6 marked the beginning of National Women in Construction Week, the annual observance started by the National Association of Women in Construction to raise awareness of the opportunities available for women in construction. The latest figures from 2014 found that nearly 9 percent of the 9.8 million construction industry workers were women, according to NAWIC. For more information, visit www.nawic.org.
Shattering the Glass Ceiling
Learn how female executives are paving new paths in construction in Builder magazine’s article, “Women Are a Growing Force in Construction,” by Jennifer Goodman. http://www.builderonline.com/builder-100/people/women-are-a-growing-force-in-construction_o
Baltimore Discussing $600M Convention Center Expansion. Find out the details in this Construction Dive report.