By Rebekah Morris | AZBEX
Go for a drive any Saturday morning through commercial construction hotspots like Downtown Tempe or between the 7s (Ave & St in Phoenix), and you’ll see crews racing through framing and other trades visible from the street. Market sectors from highways and transit to multifamily and industrial are seeing high levels of activity. Then why are companies like CSW Contractors, McGough, Turner Construction and Johnson Carlier seeing staff reductions? It’s complicated.