Related Links: Imaging Construction's Future “Hey, see here—listen to the voice of experience. You can be running this place in five years. Why on earth would you trade that for a chance to build a bridge across Lake Michigan? Like the Chinese say, the nail that sticks up gets pounded down.”“You know, you are probably right. You have a lot of experience in this industry, and I really have a great deal of respect for your insight. But this is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity.”“There is a lot of environmental opposition to this project.”“The bridge will save over 600,000 barrels of oil
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.