Upturn Unfolds

Upturn Unfolds

Signs of recovery have appeared across the board, improving the prospects for electrical design and contracting firms in 2015.

The construction industry slipped into a long slump during the recession, but thanks to the strengthening of certain market segments, a more widespread recovery is starting to blossom.

“After the steep decline experienced a few years ago, the initial stage of recovery for the construction industry was often hesitant, encompassing just a few project types,” says Robert Murray, chief economist and vice president for Dodge Data & Analytics (formerly McGraw-Hill Construction). “

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