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Construction Employment Increases in 250 Out of 358 Metro Areas Between September 2016 and 2017 

Maine Construction Employment Up 5%, Adding 1,400 Jobs Over Year Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, Calif. and Wenatchee, Wash. Experience Largest Year-over-Year Gains; Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, Texas and Grand Forks, N.D.-Minn. Have Biggest Annual Declines Construction employment increased in 250 out of 358 metro areas between September 2016 and September 2017, declined in 56 and stagnated in 52, [...]

November 6th, 2017|News, Press Releases|

Pooler Named Engineer of the Year

Wes Pooler honored by the New England Healthcare Engineers’ Society Rockport, ME – The Penobscot Company is proud to announce that recently appointed Vice President, Wes Pooler, was recognized as “Engineer of the Year” by the New England Healthcare Engineers’ Society (NEHES) on September 25, 2017 at the annual NEHES Conference in Burlington, VT. The [...]

November 2nd, 2017|News, Press Releases|

S. W. COLE Acquires Massachusetts Engineering Firm

65 year old engineering company will be new Taunton division Taunton, Massachusetts, November 01, 2017:  S. W. Cole Engineering, Inc., headquartered in Bangor, Maine, has acquired Tibbetts Engineering Corp. (TEC) of Taunton, MA. Tibbetts Engineering Corp. was founded in 1952 and provides construction materials testing, construction administration, construction inspection, and geotechnical engineering services to clients [...]

November 2nd, 2017|News, Press Releases|

Maine Construction Employment Grows to 30,700 a 5% Growth Since August 2016

Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, Calif. and Lewiston, Idaho-Wash. Have Largest Year-over-Year Gains; Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, Texas and Columbia, S.C. Experience Biggest Annual Declines  Construction employment increased in 274 out of 358 metro areas between August 2016 and August 2017, declined in 52 and stagnated in 32, according to a new analysis of federal employment data released today [...]

September 27th, 2017|News, Press Releases|