Monthly Archives: April 2016

Women Discuss Working in Building Trades

They work in an industry dominated by men, but more women are proving they can have a successful career in construction. A number of women interviewed for the latest Cleveland Building Trades video are trying to change people’s minds about who can successfully work in the construction field. Released in[…] Read More →

ACT Ohio Adds Current Prevailing Wage Information To Their Website

Affiliated Construction Trades (ACT) Ohio has unveiled a new Prevailing Wage section on their website that allows the public to view the current Prevailing Wage for varius trades from every county in Ohio. Prevailing Wage laws require construction contractors who work on publicly funded projects to pay construction workers at[…] Read More →

New Cleveland Building Trades Video Urges Viewers To Become Apprentices

Men and women of all races should “Join the Trades.” That is the message of the newest video released by the Cleveland Building and Construction Trades Council. Released in April, the video raises awareness about high-demand job opportunities within the Building Trades and the rewarding careers they offer. Area journeymen[…] Read More →

Cleveland Building Trades Helped Transform Progressive Field

Cleveland Building Trades Helped Transform Progressive Field While the Cleveland Indians wrapped up spring training in Goodyear, Ariz., members of the Cleveland Building Trades put the finishing touches to a number of major off-season renovations at Progressive Field. For the second consecutive baseball offseason, area tradesmen and tradeswomen spent the[…] Read More →