Some 1,500 photographers submitted images for the Year in Construction issue. Although we could not publish them in the magazine, we want to be honor as many as possible that judges selected for publication. This slideshow displays all the photos of the runners-up from the Year in Construction issue that clearly deserve exposure and show the work that goes on behind the camera, as well as in front of it.
The market is generally healthy and steadily growing, and margins are up for large specialty contractors. Further, advances in design tools and owner demand for collaboration are giving subcontractors a seat at the table early on in projects.