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Harman Named President of Tuftco Tufting Systems Division

Harman Named President of Tuftco Tufting Systems Division

Chattanooga, TN, June 10, 2024-Tuftco Corp. has announced the appointment of Mark Harman as president of its tufting systems division and Jason Ledbetter as director of operations for that division, which is based in Chattanooga, Tennessee.

Tarkett Forms Partnership with Myocycle

Tarkett Forms Partnership with Myocycle

Solon, OH, June 10, 2024—Tarkett has formed a partnership with Mycocycle—a Chicago-based, nature-inspired biotech startup that leverages the root structure of mushrooms to break down construction waste.

Construction Industry Added 21,000 Jobs in May

Construction Industry Added 21,000 Jobs in May

Washington, DC, June 10, 2024—The construction industry added 21,000 jobs on net in May, according to an Associated Builders and Contractors analysis of data released by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Dodge Momentum Up 2.7% in May on Predictable Interest Rates

Dodge Momentum Up 2.7% in May on Predictable Interest Rates

Bedford, MA, June 7, 2024-The Dodge Momentum Index (DMI), issued by Dodge Construction Network, increased 2.7% in May to 179.0 (2000=100) from the revised April reading of 174.3. Over the month, commercial planning progressed 5.5% and institutional planning slowed by 3.4%.

Florim USA Presented with Patriotic Employer Award

Florim USA Presented with Patriotic Employer Award

Clarksville, TN, June 7, 2024—Florim USA has been honored with the Patriotic Employer Award. The award, presented by Stephen Baird, the Tennessee Representative for ESGR (Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve), recognizes Florim USA’s commitment to national security and the protection of freedom through support of employee participation in the United States National Guard and Reserve Forces.